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US unemployment hits 7.6pc, 598,000 jobs lost

Posted: ফেব্রুয়ারি 7, 2009 in Uncategorized

US unemployment surged in January to 7.6 percent, the highest since 1992, as 598,000 jobes were cut, the Labour Department reported Friday.

The number of job losses for the recession-hobbled economy was the worst since 1974, according to the monthly Labour Department report on nonfarm payrolls, seen as one of the best indicators of economic momentum. (বিস্তারিত…)