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The most important positive news of the last years is the steady decrease in unemployment rates and the increase in employment, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who is visiting the Labour Ministry, said on Monday.

My visit to the Labour Ministry shows the difference between the virtual recovery with the huge unemployment rates of the previous governments and the recovery that has a distinct effect on the real life of the people, the Prime Minister stressed.

The prime minister referred to the effort being made for restoring the labour market and the new social state, adding that unemployment is seen reducing 2.5 percent as a result of higher growth rates.