Italy lost 662,000 jobs between Oct 2019 and Oct 2020

(ANSA) – ROME, JAN 21 – Pensions and social security agency
INPS said Thursday that Italy had 662,000 fewer registered job
contracts in October 2020 than in the same month the previous
It said the COVID-19 pandemic was a big factor as this had hit
the labour market hard, especially with regard to temporary
labour contracts. (ANSA).