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Euro contagion to worsen youth joblessness globally

September 7, 2012


(PUBLISHED BY REUTERS) Unemployment among young people is likely to rise globally as the euro crisis hits emerging economies and more discouraged jobless youth drop out of the labour force altogether, the International Labour Organization said on Tuesday. The ILO said jobless rates among people under 25 worldwide are expected to inch up to 12.9 percent […]

Greece braced for ‘hottest autumn yet’ over round of new spending cuts

August 19, 2012


(PUBLISHED IN THE GUARDIAN)Athens’ fragile coalition could be heading for a showdown with unions and anti-bailout forces over prospect of more job losses. New spending cuts being asked of Greece by international creditors are pushing Athens’ fragile coalition towards a showdown with unions and anti-bailout forces amid signs that it will be civil servants who […]