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Thursday January 24, 2013

British jobless rate dips to 7.7%

LONDON: Britain's unemployment rate eased to 7.7% in the three months to the end of November from 7.8% in the three months to the end of October, official data showed yesterday.

The number of unemployed people fell to 2.49 million from 2.51 million over the same period, the Office for National Statistics added in a statement. AFP


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