U.S. businesses stockpiled more goods in warehouses and on store shelves in November as sales improved slightly.
LONDON, Jan 13- British unemployment is unlikely to rise this year by as much as the Bank of England forecast two months ago, and should instead stay close to its current 11- year low, one of the bank's policymakers said on Friday. "Economic growth has recently been stronger than expected," he said in a speech to London's Resolution Foundation, a think tank focused on...
LONDON, Jan 13- Britain's unemployment rate may well stay close to its current 11- year low this year rather than pick up markedly as the central bank forecast in November, one of the Bank of England's policymakers said on Friday. Britain's unemployment rate reached an 11- year low of 4.8 percent in the third quarter of 2016, the lowest since 2005.
Sen. Jerry Moran, (R-Kan.), talks about Donald Trump's proposal to impose a border adjusted tax.
Sen. Jerry Moran, (R-Kan.), talks about how Donald Trump's policies will help create jobs and keep them within the nation's borders.
Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 247,000 for the week ended Jan. 7.
CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on unemployment and import prices.
Economist had expected monthly job openings to be 5.56 million, according to Thomson Reuters.
The Commerce Department said on Tuesday wholesale inventories rose 1.0 percent after slipping 0.1 percent in October. That was the largest increase since November 2014.
Analysts and politicians have denounced a law that they say offers a tax shelter for rich government appointees. But that’s not how the rule works.
JPMorgan's Dimon says strong economy will speed interest rate hikes
A truck rammed into a crowd of soldiers on a popular promenade in Jerusalem Sunday, killing at least four and wounding 15, NBC News reports.
With Jared Kushner laying the groundwork for a White House role, his business dealings are under scrutiny, The NY Times reports.
WASHINGTON— Many black and Asian Americans found jobs in December, helping reduce their unemployment rates to levels last seen before the Great Recession ravaged the U.S. job market. The jobless rate for black Americans fell to 7.8 percent from 8 percent in November. That is the lowest level since 2007..
The 2.9 percent annualized rate of wage growth is heartening, the outgoing Labor secretary says.
Factory goods orders declined 2.4 percent, the Commerce Department said on Friday after an upwardly revised 2.8 percent increase in October.
Payrolls grew by 156,000 in December, closing out a year in which employment growth moderated and the economy showed signs of entering a new phase.
OTTAWA, Jan 6- The Canadian economy unexpectedly added 53,700 new jobs in December, all of them full-time, while the unemployment rate edged up as more people sought work, Statistics Canada data indicated on Friday. Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast no change in employment. Full-time employment, which had fallen in the previous two months, jumped by 81,300...
Economic activity in the services sector grew in December for the 83rd consecutive month, according to the Institute for Supply Management.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell to near a 43 year-low last week, pointing to further tightening in the labor market.