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Fifty fewer unemployed people on Island last month

ILO estimates 840 unemployed on Isle of Man

The number of unemployed people on the Isle of Man in August was 395 - a fall of 50 from July's figure.

It means the Island's unemployment rate now stands at 0.9 per cent - compared with one per cent the previous month.

During August 1,095 vacancies were notified to the Job Centre - an increase of 93.

The International Labour Organisation estimates there's a total 840 people unemployed and looking for work on the Island.

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