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Liam Byrne, Shadow Secretary of State for work and pensions says today's unemployment figures are "a chink of light in an otherwise bleak economic outlook".
The Shadow secretary also praises the Welsh Government for it's schemes to get more people and especially the youth in Wales into employment.
Despite Wales seeing the biggest increase in employment in the UK this quarter, the UK Government's Minister of State for Work and Pensions, Mark Hoban, says there are still "challenges to tackle" here.
Secretary of State for Wales, David Jones, has welcomed today’s publication of the latest Labour Market Statistics which show that Wales has seen the largest increase in the employment rate across the UK over the last three months.
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Latest unemployment figures released today show the number of people out of work in Wales has fallen to its lowest level for a 12 month.