Spanish jobless count up again, to 4.18 million

Spaniards wait outside a government employment office in Madrid as their country's unemployment rate remains the highest in the eurozone after GreeceSpain’s jobless total rose for a third straight month in October to 4.18 million, the employment ministry said on Tuesday. The month-on-month rise in registered jobless numbers was 82,327. The ministry noted, however, that “unemployment always rises in October” as seasonal summer work drops off.

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