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  • Fed gives no hint of rate hike at next meeting

    Discussing the Fed's view of the economy, and the odds of a September rate hike, with Bob Doll, Nuveen Asset Management, and CNBC's Steve Liesman.

  • Sept. rate hike more likely: Pro

    David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds chief global strategist, thinks the Fed will move on rates in September.

  • Fed leaves rates unchanged

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports the statement by the Federal Reserve after the 2-day meeting finished.

  • Trump gets polling boost in early 2016 states Sunday, 26 Jul 2015 | 2:00 PM ET
    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump talks to reporters as he arrives in Laredo, Texas July 23, 2015.

    Donald Trump is running strong in the early nominating states of Iowa and New Hampshire, according to two NBC News-Marist polls.

  • HONG KONG, July 24- China's urban registered unemployment rate stood at 4.04 percent at the end of the second quarter, the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security said in a statement on Friday. While China's economy has lost steam this year, putting pressure on manufacturing employment in particular, official unemployment figures have remained low.

  • Brazil's unemployment rates rises Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 10:57 AM ET

    SAO PAULO— Brazil's government says the jobless rate in Latin America's largest country rose for the sixth straight month in June. The country's IBGE statistics bureau said Thursday that the unemployment rate in June was 6.9 percent, against 6.7 percent in May and 4.8 percent in June of last year. IBGE said that the jobless population in June remained stable at...

  • Careful with those jobless numbers: Liesman Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 8:32 AM ET
    Careful with those jobless numbers: Liesman

    CNBC's Steve Liesman dives deep into the latest data on unemployment. And Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, adds perspective.

  • Weekly jobless claims down 26,000 to 255,000 Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Weekly jobless claims down 26,000 to 255,000

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on unemployment.

  • UPDATE 1-Job insecurities mar Spain's labour rebound Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 4:41 AM ET

    MADRID, July 23- Eric Martin, a freelance property agent, also drives trucks and sometimes moonlights as a football referee. As Spain emerges from a deep downturn, short-term job contracts like Martin's are helping to chip away at an unemployment rate that is falling but still affects 22.4 percent of the workforce, second only to Greece's in Europe.

  • MADRID, July 23- Spain's jobless rate dropped to its lowest level in over three years in the second quarter, offering a boost to Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy as he seeks to persuade voters that an economic recovery is taking root. At 22.4 percent, the unemployment rate is still higher than anywhere else in Europe bar crisis-hit Greece and it has not dipped below a...

  • Spain's jobless rate drops as government eyes elections Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 3:42 AM ET

    MADRID— Statistics released Thursday said Spain's unemployment rate dropped to 22.4 percent in the second quarter, welcome news for the governing Popular Party as it prepares for upcoming general elections. Spain's jobless rate is still the second highest in the EU after that of Greece. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Thursday the figures were "excellent,"...

  • Job insecurities mar Spain's labour rebound Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 2:00 AM ET

    MADRID, July 23- Eric Martin, a freelance property agent, also drives trucks and sometimes moonlights as a football referee. As Spain emerges from a deep downturn, short-term job contracts like Martin's are helping to chip away at an unemployment rate that affects nearly a quarter of the workforce and is second only to Greece's in Europe. But they are accentuating...

  • Learning from Starbucks on job creation Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 | 2:17 PM ET
    Howard Schultz, chairman and CEO of Starbucks

    The US should build on what Starbucks is starting with its youth job-creation effort, says former Medtronic CEO Bill George.

  • Unemployment rate dips slightly in Mississippi in June Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 11:47 AM ET

    JACKSON, Miss.— Mississippi's unemployment rate dipped in June, but employer payrolls fell, as the state's job market sent mixed messages. Despite the improvement, Mississippi remained tied for the third-highest jobless rate among states. The figures— adjusted to cancel out seasonal changes— were released Tuesday by the U.S. Labor Department.

  • Ohio reports 5.2 percent unemployment rate for June Friday, 17 Jul 2015 | 3:06 AM ET

    COLUMBUS, Ohio— State officials are set to release Ohio's latest monthly employment data. Ohio's unemployment rate in May remained at 5.2 percent, unchanged from the previous month. Before April, Ohio's unemployment rate had held steady at 5.1 percent since December.

  • NZ dairy giant slashes jobs as 'white gold rush' fades Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 9:38 PM ET

    New Zealand's Fonterra is cutting jobs in an effort to shore up its cash flows amid a slump in global dairy demand, particularly from No. 1 buyer China.

  • Yellen on slack in labor market Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 3:08 PM ET
    Yellen on slack in labor market

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate, about the slack in the labor market.

  • Yellen: Risks to tightening too soon or too late Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 3:04 PM ET
    Yellen: Risks to tightening too soon or too late

    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate, about the risks of tightening rates too soon. The labor market is getting demonstrably closer to a more normal state, Yellen says.

  • US jobless claims resume downward trend Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Job seeker Ashneal Singh (L) listens to a pitch as he looks for work at a career fair in San Francisco, July 14, 2015.

    The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to a solid labor market.

  • Weekly jobless claims down 15,000 to 281,000 Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    Weekly jobless claims down 15,000 to 281,000

    Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, reports on the latest unemployment data.