MADRID, Nov 28- Spain's ruling party will cut income tax and create two million jobs over the next four years if re-elected next month, center-right Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy told a campaign rally on Saturday. Rajoy's People's Party is expected to win a Dec. 20 election but without securing a parliamentary majority. Spain's unemployment rate of 21 percent is...» Read More
WASHINGTON, Oct 27- Further falls in America's jobless rate will lead inflation to start rising early next year, according to a forecast based on research Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has cited as shaping her confidence a rate hike could be needed this year. Governor Lael Brainard said this month that the Phillips curve relationship was "at best, very weak...
BEIJING, Oct 27- China's urban unemployment rate was 4.05 percent at the end of the third quarter, the social security ministry said on Tuesday, slightly higher than 4.04 percent at the end of the previous three-month period.
Congress risks “manufacturing crisis” by prevaricating over raising the U.S. debt ceiling, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Monday.
Argentines vote for a new president on Sunday with outgoing leader Cristina Fernandez's candidate the favorite to win.
Rich Saperstein, HighTower Treasury Partners chief investment officer, weighs in on how job growth, interest rates will impact equity investing.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on unemployment.
*Fall comes weeks before election on Dec. 20. MADRID, Oct 22- Spain's unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in over four years and is now lower than when Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy took office, potentially boosting his chances in an election less than two months away. The jobless rate fell to 21.2 percent in the third quarter, its lowest level since...
If some economists are right, it's going to take a whole lot less progress in the jobs market to get the unemployment rate to keep falling.
Evidence is mounting that the jobs recovery's best days are in the rearview mirror.
Donald Trump and Jeb Bush aren't done talking about George W. Bush just yet.
Donald Trump's presidential campaign provided a rare look inside the mogul's political operation and revealing a campaign powered by grassroots donors.
Markets could interpret Fed inaction as a signal of slowing U.S. growth and fear international contagion, explains Vadim Zlotnikov, chief market strategist and co-head of multi-asset solutions at AllianceBerstein.
Jobless claims fell back to a 42-year low level last week, despite the recent cool-off in job growth.
The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits fell back to a 42-year low last week.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and consumer pricing. And CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight.
John Cridland, director-general of the Confederation of British Industry, says the U.K. labor market is a success and defends the role of immigration in supporting the market.
The unemployment rate in the U.K. came in at 5.4%, reaching to its lowest level since 2008.
Ian Cheshire, former CEO of Kingfisher and Government Lead Non-Executive for the British government, says the National Living Wage, which will be introduced in the U.K. next year, should help sustain economic growth through consumer spending.
RICHMOND, British Columbia, Oct 9- Canada's ruling Conservatives on Friday pledged to run a series of modest budget surpluses if they retain power in an Oct. 19 election, seeking to portray themselves as the best economic stewards in a race that looks too tight to call. But the pledge came the same day data showed Canada's unemployment rate rose to its highest level...
OTTAWA, Oct 9- Canada added jobs in September but the unemployment rate rose to its highest level since February 2014, adding to a string of woes for Prime Minister Stephen Harper in the final days of a neck-and-neck race to the federal election. "We have today 300,000 more unemployed than there were when the crisis hit in 2008. Stephen Harper has the worst job...