France unemployment - updates

Rappler's latest stories on France unemployment


France likely to see 800,000 job losses in coming months

Jun 10, 2020 - 11:25 PM

This figure amounts to 2.8% of total employment in France

HALTED. Buildings of the business district of La Defense, on the outskirts of Paris, as France is under lockdown on March 25, 2020. Photo by Philippe Lopez/AFP

Half of French private-sector workers now unemployed

Apr 22, 2020 - 4:35 PM

French Labor Minister Muriel Penicaud says entire sectors of the economy have effectively been shut down, leading to 10.2 million employees being laid off

ESSENTIALS. People queue to buy fruits and vegetables at a shop in Paris, France, on March 22, 2020. Photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP

Competitiveness, jobs, growth answer to populists: Merkel

May 26, 2014 - 8:59 PM

Merkels says that because of hight unemployment rates in some European countries there is insufficient trust She wants this to get better in the next five years