THOUSANDS of workers are currently without jobs in the declining labour market, and still, the PNM regime claims there is full employment.
Finance Minister Colm Imbert recently insisted that there is 4.7 percent unemployment, which is a full job market since there are always some who are not actively seeking work positions.
THOUSANDS of workers are currently without jobs
The claim by Imbert is a blatant example of how skewed and out-of-touch the PNM has become in office, since there is high unemployment in every sector, including in energy.
The declining economy and high cost of living have affected investments and consumers’ purchasing power, resulting in job losses in every single industry.
Resulting in job losses in every single industry.
Many operators in the energy and services fields have fled to Guyana, Suriname, and other countries, while a number of small and medium-sized entrepreneurs have padlocked and, in some cases, migrated.
The unemployment rate has led to worsening poverty and nutritional levels.
And yet the Government claims there is full employment!