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Unemployment among ethnic minority youths in Holland passes 28%

February 11, 2013


The unemployment rate among people with an ethnic minority background rose to 15.5% last year, up nearly 2.5 percentage points on the previous year, the national statistics office CBS said on Friday. By contrast, the jobless rate among native white Dutch reached 5%, up from 4.2% in 2011. The increase was sharpest among the under-25s. […]

Hundreds march through Paris to highlight unemployment

December 4, 2012


(PUBLISHED IN RFI) Up to two thousand unemployed people and their supporters marched in northern Paris on Saturday afternoon to raise awareness about unemployment in France. This tenth annual demonstration comes as the latest figures show French unemployment is at a 14-year high. By Sarah Elzas in Paris. “Fire the bosses”, a group of demonstrators […]

French jobless tops three million, minister says

September 10, 2012


(PUBLISHED IN FRANCE 24) The number of job seekers in France has surpassed the symbolic level of three million and will continue to rise, Labour Minister Michel Sapin said Sunday. France has struggled to tackle rising unemployment amid the European debt crisis. The number of French unemployed has broken through the 3-million barrier for the […]

More portuguese teachers seeking employment

August 20, 2012


(PUBLISHED IN JORNAL DE NOTÍCIAS) The number of teachers in secondary, higher and similar teachers enrolled in employment centers doubled in July enrollees regarding period counterpart, being the professional group with a more significant increase. De acordo com a informação mensal publicada pelo Instituto de Emprego e Formação Profissional (IEFP), no final de julho havia 10.221 […]