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Fall in jobless and inflation figures

Title
Fall in jobless and inflation figures
Genre
Interview
TX Date
17 Aug 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:01:57
Description
Interview with Employment Secretary Michael Portillo, following the publication of the Government’s latest economic figures. Figures for 07/94 put the jobless total at just over 2.63 million - a fall of almost 12,000. Inflation now stands at 2.3 percent - down 0.3 and Portillo says it shows economic recovery is feeding through into more jobs. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Michael Portillo
Keywords
Government; Unemployment; Economic recovery; Employment statistics; Economic statistics

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