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Covid leaves 7.3 million Filipinos unemployed – The Manila Times

The country’s unemployment rate ballooned to 17.7 percent in April, the highest recorded since the 8.4-percent rate in 2005, as the lockdown to contain the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) forced the closure of thousands of businesses. The Philippine Statistics Authority’s (PSA) Labor Force Survey (LF…

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