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Unemployment drops further to lowest level in 14 years

Unemployment drops further to lowest level in 14 years

Taipei, Jan. 22 (CNA) Unemployment in Taiwan registered another 0.10-point monthly fall in December to 3.79 percent, the lowest level in 14 years, the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS) said Thursday. The latest drop brought last year's average number of unemployed persons to 457,000, or 3.96 percent, which is 0.22 percentage points lower than in 2013, according to the DGBAS. (By Chen Cheng-wei and Jay Chen)


Updated : 2021-09-28 00:38 GMT+08:00