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The economy “is recovering faster than we thought, that’s excellent news,” says Elisabeth Borne

The recovery is there, the rebound is “clear,” and the economy “is starting again”, welcomed the Minister of the Economy Bruno Le Maire in an interview in early June in the Journal du Dimanche. “We have very positive signals,” Labor Minister Elisabeth Borne confirmed Thursday, June 24, on BFM Business.

“We had already had figures from INSEE on job creation in the first quarter, +90,000 jobs even though we still had many health restrictions. We have just had the figures for hiring for the month of May and we are at 785,000 hires, which is the highest level of hiring for 15 years “, rejoiced the Minister.

May “, said Elisabeth Borne, stressing moreover that there was” excellent news “in the confidence indices of business leaders. “It shows that our economy is starting to pick up.” As a result, “we have a sharp drop in employees in partial activity” whose number fell from “3 million in April, to 2.3 million in May, even though health restrictions were lifted on the 19th.

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