French private-sector job growth at six-year high

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There were just more than 90,000 new jobs created in the French private sector during the second quarter of this year, a 0.5% rise on the first quarter and marking the 11th consecutive quarter in which private-sector jobs have grown, with most created in services and construction.

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French private-sector job growth grew at its fastest rate in six years in the second quarter of the year, adding 91,700 jobs, data from the INSEE statistics agency showed on Friday, reports U.S. News & World Report.