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German Jobless Rate Rises

GERMANY'S jobless rate rose to 8.5 percent this month following a sharper gain the previous month, the government said yesterday.

The unadjusted jobless rate was up from 8.3 percent in January, when it rose by nearly a full percentage point - making clear the global economic crisis is having an impact on Germany's labor market.

The number of people out of work rose to 3.552 million.


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