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EU employment down during 2013

16.12.13 @ 08:48

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The number of persons employed in the EU fell in the third quarter of 2013 compared last year, according to Eurostat figures. In total 223.2 million men and women were employed, down 0.8% in the euro area and by 0.3% in the EU28 compared to the third quarter of 2012.

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