More unemployed people in France
In France, there are in August, more than 50,000 unemployed to come. Some French media have called this an unexpected “explosion of job-seekers” and “a cold shower” for the government of president François Hollande.
Hollande has in reducing unemployment is the first priority, and he wants to be in 2017 presidential elections.
According to statistics, the increase is the strongest since april 2009. The government blames the setback for a key part to problems in the tourism sector. That has a substantial blow suffered by the recent terrorist attacks.
Also, there is, according to the ministry of Labour for the month of August unusually high number of people looking for work.