Turkey unemployment rate rises to 10.2 per cent

Turkey unemployment rate rises to 10.2 per cent

الاثنين 1437/12/17 هـ الموافق 2016/09/19 م واس

Istanbul, Dhu-AlHijjah 18, 1437, September 19, 2016, SPA — Turkey’s unemployment rate rose to 10.2 per cent for
the month of June, government agency Turkstat said Monday, an
increase from the 9.4 per cent reported the previous month, dpa reported.
Youth unemployment saw a sharper rise, hitting 19.4 per cent.
Second quarter economic growth was less than expected, according to data released last week, and the third quarter is expected to see a further slowdown.
–SPA
13:29 LOCAL TIME 10:29 GMT