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U.K. Unemployment Falls to New 43-Year Low But Pay Growth Slows

Tuesday, 14 August 2018 16:16 WIB Ekonomi inggris UK Unemployment Average Earnings Index

U.K. unemployment dropped to a new 43-year low in the three months through June but the pace of wage growth eased. The jobless rate stood at 4 percent, the least since February 1975, the Office for National Statistics said on Tuesday. Economists had expected it to stay at 4.2 percent. The decline helps to explain why the Bank of England increased interest rates this month. Policy makers believe inflationary pressures are building in the labor market as skill shortages force some employers to raise wages to attract and retain staff. There was little sign of overall wages taking off in the latest data -- pay growth slowed to a nine-month low of 2.4...

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