Govt On Wrong Track With Unemployment
Wednesday, 14 November 2012, 3:22 pm
Press Release: New Zealand Labour Party
14 November 2012 MEDIA
Govt On Wrong Track With
New Zealand is rated as the 6th
worst performer among OECD countries in terms of increasing
unemployment since the onset of the global financial crisis,
says Labour Leader David Shearer.
“New Zealand is now
ranked 28th out of 34 OECD countries with the number of
people unemployed rising 1.5 times faster than the OECD
average since September 2008. Countries in a worse position
include Greece, Spain and Ireland.