UPDATE 1-Norway’s unemployment rate drops to 8.2% in July – Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s overall rate of unemployment fell to 8.2% in July from 9.6% in June as companies brought back more workers furloughed by the coronavirus pandemic, the Labour and Welfare Agency (NAV) said on Friday. The overall number, which includes people working reduced hours while seeking full employment, is down from a record…

UPDATE 1-Norway’s unemployment rate drops to 8.2% in July – Reuters

OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s overall rate of unemployment fell to 8.2% in July from 9.6% in June as companies brought back more workers furloughed by the coronavirus pandemic, the Labour and Welfare Agency (NAV) said on Friday. The overall number, which includes people working reduced hours while seeking full employment, is down from a record 15.4% in early April, when a shutdown of parts of the economy resulted in mass f
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