Emigration from Ireland on the rise as unemployment reaches a 16-year high
Published Wednesday, June 2, 2010, 11:48 PM
Updated Thursday, June 3, 2010, 12:00 PM
Not since 1994 has Ireland seen unemployment figures like these. However, the difference is that 14-years ago the labor force was one-third smaller at only two million. These figures seem to prove that Ireland remains in the grips of recession.