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  Elul 3, 5772 , 21/08/12

Unemployment Up in July

The number of unemployed people in Israel at the end of July totalled about 187,200, according to statistics released, Tuesday, by the Employment Service. The figure represents a half-percent rise from June.

The service said there were 23,400 vacant positions in July, compared to 22,500 in June.

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