14. 07. 2017 13:05
Employment rose year-on-year in several sectors in May 2017, including in accommodation (by 11.5 percent) and in restaurants and pubs (8.2 percent), the Slovak Statistics Office reported on Thursday. Annual increases were also recorded in the following sectors in May: in the sale and repair of motor vehicles - by 8.1 percent; in information and communications activities - 5 percent; in transport and warehousing - 4.3 percent; in retail and in wholesale - both 3.8 percent; in construction - 3.2 percent; in industry - 2.2 percent; and in selected market services - 1.4 percent.