The selfie could be the key to a more politically engaged electorate, according to one technology company aiming to make the voting system more secure.
Kashkari said he does not believe that spending more to build roads and airports would necessarily increase economic growth.
PORTLAND, Maine— Maine's workforce has reached its lowest unemployment rate on record, state labor officials said Friday. The preliminary seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for March was 3 percent, the state Department of Labor said. The Labor Department said the unemployment rate was below 4 percent in 14 of the last 17 months.
José María Roldán, chairman of the Spanish Banking Association, says that "having a current account surplus is going to be very important for us."
CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J.— New data shows New Jersey lost more than 17,000 jobs last month but the unemployment rate fell to 4.2 percent from 4.4 percent. Bureau of Labor Statistics preliminary reports announced on Thursday show the state jobless rate is the lowest since May 2007. The Treasury department's chief economist, James Wooster, says the monthly report can...
First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 242,000 in the most recent week, up from the 234,000 claims reported for the previous week.
*China issues guidelines to address employment issues. BEIJING, April 19- China's cabinet said on Wednesday that risks of mass unemployment in some regions and sectors have increased and pledged more fiscal and monetary- policy support to address the potential rise in the jobless rate. The State Council said China faces "intensified structural conflicts" in...
*China issues guidelines to address employment issues. BEIJING, April 19- China's cabinet said on Wednesday that risks of mass unemployment in some regions and sectors have increased and pledged more fiscal and monetary policy support to address the potential rise in the jobless rate. The State Council said China faces "intensified structural conflicts" in...
The Burlington Free Press reports that businesses like ski resorts and retreats rely on seasonal labor due to Vermont's low unemployment rate. Mike Solimano, who runs Vermont's largest ski resort, says it is hard to find residents who are interested in seasonal jobs, and those who are can be difficult to retain. Information from: The Burlington Free Press,...
BEIJING, April 19- China's cabinet said on Wednesday that risks of mass unemployment in some regions and sectors have increased and pledged more fiscal and monetary policy support to address the potential rise in the jobless rate. It said in a guideline posted on its website that China must place employment as a top policy priority. The Chinese government will...
President Trump is breaking many of his campaign pledges and promises, The New York Times reports.
John Ryding, RDQ Economics, and Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, share insight to the U.S. economy and President Trump's comments on interest rates and the U.S. dollar. I think the comeback in the U.S. dollar has been impressive after President Trump's comment, says Gartman.
The number of Americans filing for benefits fell last week, suggesting the labor market remains strong despite a sharp slowdown in job growth in March.
CNBC's Rick Santelli, breaks down the latest data on producer prices and unemployment.
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The central bank's plans to begin trimming its $4.5 trillion balance sheet as soon as this year do not alter his view of the appropriate rate hike path.
Employment levels in the world’s most developed economies are yet to return to pre-crisis norms, despite displaying “stable” growth, according to the OECD.
St. Louis Fed President said opinions differed within the Fed on ending its balance sheet reinvestment policy and it would take some time.
WASHINGTON, April 7- U.S. job growth slowed sharply in March amid continued layoffs in the embattled retail sector, but a drop in the unemployment rate to a near 10- year low of 4.5 percent suggested labor market strength remained intact. Nonfarm payrolls increased by 98,000 jobs last month, the fewest since last May, the Labor Department said on Friday.
30,000 positions were lost in the retail sector in March.