Unemployment figures in France

Unemployment figures in France - According to figures published today by INSEE the unemployment rate in France is almost stable in the first quarter of 2022 at 7.3% compared to 7.4% in the last quarter of 2021. In the first quarter, the number of unemployed as defined by the International Labour Office (ILO) reached 2.2 million people, or 18,000 less. The unemployment rate, which had fallen sharply in the last quarter (-0.6 points), is at its lowest level since the beginning of 2008.

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Evening Update Friday 23rd February 2024

Three young men are being treated in hospital after their car crashed into the Paillon river in La Trinité early this morning, landing on its roof.... Evening Update Friday 23rd February 2024 Read More

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French and Riviera News Friday 23rd February 2024

A motorist has died after his car was swept away in a river in western France on Thursday. The region which had been placed on an orange alert due to ... French and Riviera News Friday 23rd February 2024 Read More

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Evening Update Thursday 22nd February 2024

The Riviera ski resort of Roubion has announced it will not be able to open at all this season, because of the effects of climate change.... Evening Update Thursday 22nd February 2024 Read More

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French and Riviera News Thursday 22nd February 2024

The French government has announced a new plan of action to prevent medical shortages in France. Over recent years caregivers and patients have expres... French and Riviera News Thursday 22nd February 2024 Read More

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Evening Update Wednesday 21st February 2024

Authorities in Marseille have fined the owners of a crude oil tanker €100,000 for repeated breaches of environmental laws.... Evening Update Wednesday 21st February 2024 Read More

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