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ILO: Weak Global Recovery Has Curtailed Job Growth

The International Labor Organization says a weak recovery from the 2008 global economic downturn has curtailed job growth around the world.The ILO said Monday that nearly 202 million workers were unemployed in 2013, up five million from the year before. The Geneva-based group says most of the increase occurred in the East Asia and South Asia regions, followed by sub-Saharan Africa and Europe.With a weak recovery, the ILO says another 23 million workers have become discouraged from looking...

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