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LatinNews Daily - 23 April 2021

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In brief: Mexico’s unemployment improves

* Mexico’s national statistics institute (Inegi) has released its latest results from the national employment survey (Enoe), which show that unemployment in March remained above pre-coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic levels, but had improved compared with the previous month. The unemployment rate totalled 3.9% in March 2021, down from 4.4% in February but up one percentage point on the March 2020 figure. The underemployment rate stood at 13.2% in March, up 4.1 percentage points on the March 2020 figure.