Eurozone's employment increases by 0.3% in the first quarter
Eurostat released its employment growth data for the Eurozone on Tuesday. Eurozone's employment increased by 0.3% in the first quarter, after a 0.3% rise in the fourth quarter.
Main contributors were Ireland ( 0.7%), Spain and Luxembourg (all 0.8%).
On a yearly basis, employment in the Eurozone increased by 1.4% in the first quarter, after a 1.2% gain in the fourth quarter.