UPDATE2: Japan’s jobless rate falls to 21-year low of 3.0% in July

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11:57 30 Aug 2016

By Noriyuki Suzuki
TOKYO, Aug. 30, Kyodo

Japan’s stagnation rate strike a 21-year low of 3.0 percent in July, with a accessibility of jobs remaining high, supervision information showed Tuesday.

The jobless rate was down 0.1 commission indicate from Jun and noted a lowest turn given May 1995, a Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said.

The country’s pursuit accessibility remained unvaried during 1.37 in July, definition 137 positions were accessible for each 100 pursuit seekers, according to a Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.

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