The info not to be missed
Encouraging figures concerning employment in the third quarter of 2021. The number of job seekers in category A (without any activity) has fallen by 5.8% (- 203,100) over the past three months and by 10% over one year, now numbering 3,307,400 people. The number of job seekers in categories A, B, C fell by 1.9% over the last three months (-110,900) and by 3.6% over one year to stand at 5,577 800.
These figures are in the encouraging line of a decline in unemployment of 1.4% in the second quarter. Metropolitan France then had more than 3.5 million job seekers in category A (without any activity). 5,688,700 people, in all, were registered with Pôle Emploi in the second quarter, a drop of 0.5%. What to invite optimism after a year 2020 marked by the health crisis linked to Covid-19, which saw the number of unemployed increase by 7.5% compared to the 4th quarter of 2019.
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The unexpected info
They are an exceptional dish every year, but it will be all the more striking for the end of the year celebrations to come: nothing on the oyster market allows you to consider an oyster feast at Christmas. The weather in recent months has taken a toll on the growth of the precious shellfish, so much so that the oysters will be mostly small for the Holidays… Small, and more expensive: their price is likely to skyrocket, in the order of 30 % in some cases, because of this lack of diversity in calibers and the Covid-19 crisis.