UK jobless claims surge to highest levels in 24 years

UK jobless claims surge to highest levels in 24 years

The impact of Covid-19 pandemic on the UK labor market has been devastating, as jobless claims surged to their highest levels in 24 years as 856,500 people registered for unemployment benefits in April alone. The number of people claiming unemployment benefits are now at more than 2mn. Figures also show unemployment, which is separate to the claimant count, rose 50,000 in Q1, to 1.35mn.

Milan
Milan
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Nope the lockdown is 100% effective and has no negative side effects whatsoever. Not one reason why the lockdown wasn't the appropriate response to a disease that we new so little about. If you have a broken toe use a shotgun to remove your foot it is both effective and necessary.

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