Global unemployment reached nearly 202 million in 2013. That is according to a new report by the United Nations labor agency. The ILO says those bearing the brunt are the young.
The number of jobless people in Germany has increased slightly over the past four weeks. Labor market experts insist there's no cause for alarm, saying the pickup is largely attributable to seasonal factors.
The American central bank has raised the benchmark interest rate by a quarter-point, but showed no indication it would be more aggressive in monetary tightening. It also left its outlook for the coming years unchanged.
President Donald Trump has harshly criticized Iran in a speech at the United Nations, saying Tehran must change its behavior or face further consequences. Trump administration officials have also upped their rhetoric.
Many of the economic problems facing eastern Germany are similar to those in western Germany and most of Europe. So, why is xenophobia so much worse in the East?
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