Unemployment in Israel is on rise

Published August 19th, 2004 - 02:00 GMT

Unemployment in Israel is on the rise, despite efforts by the government and Israel National Employment Service (INES) to stop its expansion.  


The number of job-seekers amounted a seasonally-adjusted 233,000 last month, only 909 fewer than in the all-time peak posted in January 2004. 


According to Globes, the number of job-seekers increased by 2.2%, or 4,818 persons, in one month. (menareport.com)

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