Cochabamba: 1 out of 10 people is out of work

One out of every ten inhabitants of Cochabamba is unemployed. At least 80 thousand people in the department are out of work, and, as of the first quarter of 2021, there are no signs of economic recovery. According to the business sector, the complex financial situation is due to several factors: smuggling, lack of support from the authorities, and lack of competitiveness.

Source: Los Tiempos