Politics 14 November 2012 Business quote of the day: long-term unemployment Print HTML We still need to tackle long-term unemployment. Mark Hoban, the employment minister, tells the BBC his to-do list after figures today show that the number of people out of work in the UK has fallen to its lowest total for more than a year. However, the official figures show that the 49,000 fall in unemployment was mainly driven by falling youth unemployment. › Why Cameron must withdraw the whip from Chris Heaton-Harris Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe More Related articles Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Liam Fox as International Trade Secretary mean for policy? No economy is an island: why Britain's finances now depend on Europe Cabinet audit: what does the appointment of Philip Hammond as Chancellor mean for policy?