With the new vacancies, the unemployment rate fell from 6.2% in February, to 6%. Even so, the United States still has 8.4 million fewer vacancies than at the beginning of the pandemic.
The number of Covid cases has increased again in some states with the relaxation of measures, but the speed of vaccination gives confidence to businessmen.
President Joe Biden promises enough doses for all adults by the end of May. With an eye on that, the tourism and entertainment sector was the one that hired the most in the last month.
In New York, anyone who wants to go to concerts and sporting events will be able to use a new tool, developed by the state government. The first tests were done in a basketball arena in Brooklyn. But now it is for real, there is already a game scheduled and the passport is on the cell phone.
The new application connects directly with the vaccination posts and those who are fully immunized receive a code that guarantees entry into internal events. Even so, everyone will have to continue wearing a mask and keeping their distance, because it is not known for sure how much the vaccinees can transmit the coronavirus.
And the center for disease control and prevention announced, on Friday (2), that Americans who were vaccinated can return to travel with peace of mind. Both inside and internationally. The director of the center reiterated that, regardless of vaccination status, everyone must continue to wear masks on planes, trains, buses and any other form of transport.
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