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The long-feared threat of euro area deflation finally materialized at the end of 2014. CNBC takes a look at why you should be worried.
NEW YORK, Jan 7- U.S. private employers added 241,000 jobs in December, beating the median forecasts of analysts, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday. The ADP figures come ahead of the U.S. Labor Department's more comprehensive nonfarm payrolls report on Friday, which includes both public and private sector employment. The unemployment rate is...
BERLIN, Jan 7- Germany's unemployment rate dropped to a record low of 6.5 percent in December while Italy's pushed up to a new high of 13.4 percent, underscoring the vast differences within the struggling euro zone economy. The low unemployment rate also makes Germany the envy of Portugal, where the jobless rate climbed to 13.9 percent in November, and Greece and...
BERLIN, Jan 7- Germany's unemployment rate dropped to a record low of 6.5 percent in December, Labour Office data showed on Wednesday, suggesting consumers are likely to continue supporting growth in Europe's largest economy at the start of 2015.. The jobless rate fell from 6.6 percent in November. It is now at its lowest level since German reunification in 1990....
60 percent of employers plan on boosting pay packets in 2015, according to a report by Hays. Paul Venables, finance director at Hays, the report's findings.
Protests against Uber or court cases against Google notwithstanding, start-ups are thriving in France, The Christian Science Monitor reports.
U.S. economic data and GDP keeps continuing to flourish, and it's expected to keeps its strong pace as we enter 2015, says Jens Nordvig, global head of FX strategy and co-head of global markets research of the Americas at Nomura Securities International, Inc.
Robert Hall, Hoover Institute senior fellow, shares his economic outlook for the U.S. economy compared to other countries, and productivity growth.
The surprising number of new claims for unemployment benefits was not enough to change views of a sustained strength in the labor market.
Christian Weller, Center for American Progress, discusses how increasing hourly wages will likely impact the U.S. economy.
Fears of deflation in the euro zone were heightened once again on Tuesday, after both Spain and Greece reported worse-than-expected price declines.
Despite an improving economy, James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, discusses the longer term implications of unemployment.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, underscoring the economy's enduring strength.
Moody's Investors Service could cut the ratings on up to 16 Russian banks, the credit ratings agency warned on Tuesday.
RIO DE JANEIRO, Dec 19- Brazil's jobless rate edged higher in November and surpassed forecasts, a sign the labor market is weakening as Latin America's largest economy stagnates. Brazil's non-seasonally adjusted jobless rate rose to 4.8 percent in November from 4.7 percent in October, statistics agency IBGE said on Friday. Although the unemployment rate...
Employers should work with labor leaders to create training that leads to jobs, said AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, remarks on the range of views on the committee about when the lift in rates would be appropriate.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen provides insight to an update to the committee's forward guidance for the federal funds rate indicating it can be patient in beginning to normalize the stance in monetary policy.
CNBC's Bob Pisani dissects the move higher in the S&P 500 after the FOMC statement. The Fed said the effects of lower oil prices are transitory in nature.