According to data released by Eurostat on Friday, Cyprus has recorded the largest annual decrease of unemployment anywhere in the EU — and Greece came in second in that regard.
Unemployment in Cyprus fell further in January, 2019, to 7.4 percent, down from the 10.1 percent which was seen exactly one year earlier.
The latest Eurostat figures for Greek unemployment are from November of 2018, when the rate was 18.5 percent. These figures were a decrease from the level of 21.1 percent, seen one year prior.
According to Eurostat,...