Number of people signing on below 300,000

Number of people signing on below 300,000
1,800 fall in Live Register in August. Credit: Rollingnews.ie

Live Register figure is the lowest since 2008

Official figures show that the number of people signing on fell below the 300,000 mark last month for the first time since December 2008.

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