Biggest increase in French jobless total since 2013


Number of people without work in France has risen to 3.59 million but employment ministry says it hopes figure will start to fall in 2016.

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The number of unemployed in France increased in October by 42,000 from a month earlier, the biggest monthly rise in two years, the Labour Ministry said Thursday, denting the government's hope for good news ahead of regional elections, reports GlobalPost.