RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Speaker of the House, Arthur Lira, today (3) made an analysis of the unemployment scenario in the country.
He pointed out that although the country had a record unemployment rate of around 15% in 2020 and 2021, the current figures show a continuing recovery process.
"The unemployment rate fell to 11% in the quarter that ended in January this year, the lowest result in this period since 2016, and we still have 12 million Brazilians waiting for a salary," he said.
Lira recalled that the Nationwide Consumer Price Index (IPCA) reached its highest level in . . .