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UK unemployment rises increases to 4.8%, highest since 2016

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UK unemployment rises increases to 4.8%, highest since 2016LONDON: UK unemployment rose to its highest level since 2016 in the three months through September as the COVID-19 pandemic forced employers to shed workers, the Office for National Statistics said Tuesday. The unemployment rate increased to 4.8% in the...
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Around 33,000 people were dropped from payrolls at UK employers last month, asthe pandemic continues to weigh on the economy.It helped push the unemploymentrate to 4.8%, up 0.9 percentage points on a year earlier, according toofficial estimates.The Office for National Statistics reveal

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