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German Unemployment Reaches Lowest Level in 25 Years

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The latest German unemployment numbers were released this week, and while the country’s stability looks shaken on the surface, the doubts over political policy, refugees and public divisions haven’t stopped the job market as the new numbers show the lowest level of unemployment in 25 years. The overall unemployment rate came in …

Sources: Bundesagentur für Arbeit, Quartz

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Unemployment Numbers See New Record Low

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The latest German unemployment numbers for January were released on Tuesday and the results were well beyond what most economists were predicting, as the jobless rate declined to 6.2-percent, the lowest number since Germany reunified. When surveyed by Bloomberg, economists were predicting the drop in the number of people out …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Economy Shows Continued Strength As Unemployment Continues To Drop

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The Federal Labor Agency in Nuremberg released the latest unemployment numbers for Germany on Thursday, and with joblessness falling by 5,000 during the month of October, versus the expected drop of only 4,000, the country is showing no sign of a slowdown despite weaker numbers across the rest of Europe. “The …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Hillary Clinton Believes U.S. Should Consider German Model For Saving Jobs

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

While giving a speech at the Center For American Progress in Washington on Monday, Hillary Clinton suggested that the U.S. should take a cue from Germany when it comes to keeping unemployment numbers down, citing Berlin’s “Kurzarbeit,” (short work) policy as a model that could work here in America. “Instead of an unemployment …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Unemployment Rate Reaches Lowest Since Reunification in 1990

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany’s unemployment numbers fell to their lowest point during the month of January, marking the lowest rate the country has seen since reunification in 1990, showing that the eurozone’s largest economy is holding strong despite widespread economic concerns throughout Europe. The total number of registered unemployed citizens fell by 9,000 to 2.8 million …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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