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  7/18/2011, Tammuz 16, 5771

CBS: 8% Increase in Number of Available Jobs

There was an increase of 8% in the number of positions available for Israeli workers during the second quarter, the Central Bureau of Statistics said Monday. There were an average of 66,100 available per month, compared to 61,200 in the first quarter.

The number of available positions second quarter was 8% greater than in the first quarter of 2011, and 23% higher than in the second quarter of 2010.