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Latvia’s registered unemployment rate hits 8.2%

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Latvia’s registered unemployment rate has risen to 8.2 percent of the economically active population, Evita Simsone, head of the State Employment Agency, said in an interview to Latvian Television today. She noted that unemployment in Latgale remained the highest in Latvia. Simsone indicated that although the total number of job vacancies had decreased lately, there were still around vacant 15,000 jobs registered with the agency. “New job vacancies are still…