Ergani: Employment in the private sector grew in September

Employment in the private sector grew in September recording the highest performance in the January-September period since 2001, official figures showed on Wednesday.

A monthly report by Ergani, the IT system of the labour ministry, said that the hirings/dismissals balance was positive by 7,788 job positions in September, with 230,580 new hirings and 222,792 job dismissals in the month.

Compared with September 2015, the balance showed 7,788 more job positions this year after a negative 13,003 job positions in September 2015. The balance in wage employment flows in the nine-month period from January to September was positive (245,604 job positions), the highest nine-month performance since 2001.