Unemployment

Unemployment - The unemployment rate in France has dropped slightly in the second quarter of this year by 0.2%. According to figures published by INSEE the decrease to 8.2% represents 66,000 fewer unemployed. The lowest level reached to date since 2009 was 8.5%. The new figures show a continuing downward trend of 0.6% each year. The report forecasts that the unemployment rate will reach 8.3% by the end of the year.

 

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Evening Update Thursday January 2021

President Macron has revealed measures to improve the lives of students, the day after protests were held to draw attention to the problems being suff... Evening Update Thursday January 2021 Read More

21/01/2021

Lunchtime News Thursday 21st January 2021

Switzerland has placed travellers from the Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur and Monaco on its red list due to the Covid-19 pandemic. ... Lunchtime News Thursday 21st January 2021 Read More

21/01/2021

Traffic report

A burst water pipe on the moyenne corniche in Cap d’ail is causing chaos for motorists this morning with a diversion in place. Motorist are advised to... Traffic report Read More

21/01/2021