No End In Sight To Global Jobs Crisis, Ilo Says

GENEVA (Reuters) - Fiscal austerity and tough labor reforms have failed to create jobs, leading to an "alarming" situation in the global employment market that shows no sign of recovering, the International Labour Organization said on Sunday.

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