Unemployment falls in 4th qtr as Argentina teeters on brink of recession
BUENOS AIRES Feb 18 (Reuters) - Argentina's unemployment rate fell to 6.9 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014 from 7.5 percent in the previous three-month period, the government said on Wednesday.
The fall in the jobless rate comes as Latin America's third-biggest economy teeters on the brink of recession. Unemployment data in Argentina shows the official number of people looking for a job who cannot find one. (Reporting by Richard Lough; Editing by James Dalgleish)
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