Economists and other professionals in the commercial sector face a growing threat of unemployment, as financial and insurance service providers continue shedding personnel. Meanwhile, the professionals let go by Nokia a few years ago continue to struggle to find employment, sparking a jump of 60 per cent in the long-term unemployment of tertiary-educated people in one year.
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Shortage of jobs exacerbates in capital region
After the mass lay-offs by Nokia, Helsinki, Espoo and Vantaa launched a joint effort to identify means to tackle the unprecedented shortage of jobs for tertiary-educated people in the capital region.