Cairo, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Egypt's unemployment rate fell to 7.3 percent in the second quarter of 2021, a slight decrease of 0.1 percent compared to the first quarter, an official source reported on Monday.
Tel Aviv, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Israel's unemployment rate grew by 9.0 percent in the first half of July, compared to 8.8 percent reported in the second half of June, the Central Bureau of Statistics informed on Tuesday.
Washington, Jul 9 (Prensa Latina) The United States registered a 5.9% unemployment rate in June, which accounts for 6.8 million fewer jobs compared to the same month of 2020, according to the Labor Department.
London, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) Unions and employers have urged the British government to maintain the wage support for private sector workers that was implemented at the beginning of Covid-19 to avoid an increase in unemployment.
Washington, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) US Federal Reserve (FED) officials on Wednesday raised its forecasts for the country's economic growth, while leaving the unemployment rate and interest rates unchanged, despite domestic inflation rose.