Release of Brazil's May jobless rate postponed due to strike

jueves 26 de junio de 2014 08:03 GYT

RIO DE JANEIRO, June 26 (Reuters) - The release of Brazil's May unemployment rate has been postponed due to a strike at the national statistics agency IBGE, the agency said on Thursday.

The data was due out at 9 a.m. (1200 GMT) on Thursday.

The strike affected analysis of data from two metropolitan areas, Salvador and Porto Alegre, IBGE said.

(Reporting by Rodrigo Viga Gaier; Writing by Silvio Cascione Editing by W Simon)