Brazil's unemployment rate rose to 11.3 percent in the second quarter, hitting a four-year high as Latin America's largest economy struggles with a crippling recession. » Read More
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and June read on trade.
BERLIN— Germany's unemployment rate edged up 0.1 percentage point to 6 percent in July. The Federal Labor Agency said Thursday that 2.661 million people were registered unemployed in Europe's largest economy, about 47,000 more than in June. Compared with the same month a year earlier, there were 112,000 fewer jobless people, reflecting Germany's strong...
MADRID— Spain's unemployment rate dropped to 20 percent in the second quarter from 20.9 percent in the previous three-month period, official figures showed Thursday, offering some positive news for acting Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy as he tries to stay in office following a second inconclusive election last month. The National Statistics Institute said...
The Federal Reserve should have started raising interest rates a long time ago, experts said Wednesday.
A economy needs positive interest rates in order to function normally, Janus Capital's Bill Gross says.
Since January, jobless workers have been limited to 13 weeks of benefits as a result of a measure that links the duration to Missouri's statewide unemployment rate, providing less aid when fewer people are searching for work. The result is that Missouri's jobless benefits will return to a maximum of 20 weeks, which is still shorter than the longtime national...
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on results from the CNBC Fed Survey.
New U.S. single-family home sales rose more than expected in June, the latest sign that the housing market was gathering momentum.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
Donald Trump says his acceptance speech offered an optimistic message because "we're going to solve the problems."
PORTLAND, Maine— Maine's unemployment rate rose has crept upward to 3.7 percent in June. The state Department of Labor says the preliminary seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was up from 3.5 percent in May. Maine's unemployment rate was lower than the New England rate of 4.4 percent.
The number of Americans filing for benefits unexpectedly fell last week, hitting a three-month low as the labor market continues to gather momentum.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and the July read on Philly Fed.
*Jobless rate hit new 10- year low before June 23 vote. LONDON, July 20- The Bank of England said it had seen no clear signs yet of damage to British companies after the vote to leave the European Union, and one of its policymakers said she would wait for more evidence of a slowdown before backing an interest rate cut. The BoE had warned before the June 23 referendum that...
Here’s what you might be doing wrong if you aren’t finding career success.
*Jobless rate hits new 10- year low in run-up to June 23 vote. LONDON, July 20- The Bank of England said on Wednesday it had seen no clear signs yet of a sharp economic slowdown after last month's vote to leave the European Union, raising questions over how aggressively it will act to boost the economy when it meets next month. A Reuters poll on Wednesday showed...
Donald Trump is once again shifting the parameters of his temporary ban on Muslims entering the country, calling Sunday for "extreme vetting."
Donald Trump was stressed over the circumstances surrounding his pick for vice president, even after news leaked, sources tell NBC News.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and producer prices.
The number of Americans filing for benefits held at lower levels, pointing to momentum in the labor market after job growth surged in June.