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Jobseeker numbers in France increase for the 14th consecutive month

President François Hollande made as many promises as European politicians accustom to lure their voters with during election campaigns. In one occasion, the French leader vowed to create up to 80,000 jobs in the private sector and hire 60,000 more workers in the education department alone. Right now, this would come handy to tackle the country’s rising unemployment. Last June, the headline number of jobseekers in France jumped significantly for…