15.08.2022
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Weekly jobless claims rise to 260,000 ahead of nonfarm payrolls report

Initial claims for unemployment insurance totaled 260,000 last week, near the highest level since November amid a shift in the US labor market. The total for the week ended July 30 was in line with the Dow Jones estimate but a gain of 6,000 from the previous week’s downwardly revised level, the Labor Department reported… […]

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Jobless claims rise again in another sign that the labor market is cooling

A woman walks in front of a store on February 22, 2021, in New York City. John Smith Corbis News |: Getty Images Initial jobless claims hit their highest level since mid-November last week, the latest sign that a historically tight labor market is beginning to slow, according to Labor Department data released Thursday. … […]

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Finland Jobless Rate Falls In April

Finland’s jobless rate declined focused and employment increased in April, figures from Statistics Finland showed on Tuesday. The unemployment rate trend for the 15 to 74 age group declined to 6.2 percent in April from 8.0 percent in the same month last year. In March, the unemployment rate was 6.4 percent. The jobless rate fell […]

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Dutch Jobless Rate Falls Further

Dutch jobless rate decreased for the fourth successive month in April to remain its lowest level for nineteen years, data from the Central Bureau of Statistics showed on Thursday. The seasonally adjusted ILO jobless rate for the 15-75 year old age group, dropped to 3.2 percent in April from 3.3 percent in March. In the […]

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Australia Jobless Rate Eases To 3.9% In April …

The unemployment rate in Australia came in at a seasonally adjusted 3.9 percent in April, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday – in line with expectations and down from 4.0 percent in March. The Australian economy added 4,000 jobs last month – well shy of expectations for the additional of 30,000 jobs following […]

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France Jobless Rate Falls Slightly In Q1

France’s unemployment rate decreased unexpectedly in the first quarter, though marginally, data from the statistical office INSEE showed on Tuesday. The ILO jobless rate eased to 7.3 percent in the March quarter from 7.4 percent in the December quarter. Economists had forecast the rate to remain stable at 7.4 percent. The rate had dropped 0.6 […]

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Portugal Q1 Jobless Rate Falls

Portugal’s unemployment rate declined in the March quarter, figures from Statistics Portugal showed on Wednesday. The jobless rate dropped to 5.9 percent in the first quarter from 6.3 percent in the preceding three-month period. In the corresponding quarter last year, the unemployment rate stood at 8.3 percent. The number of unemployed persons decreased to 308,400 […]

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