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Record 6.6 million Americans file for unemployment benefits as COVID-19 crisis deepens

Data has revealed that more than 6.6 million people in the United States filed for unemployment benefits last week; this comes on the back of the country having the highest confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the world and is experiencing devastating economic repercussions from the virus outbreak. Joining CNBC Africa to unpack it all is Ryan Patel, Global Business Executive and Senior Fellow at Drucker School of Management.
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