CNBC studied the net changes by industry for November jobs based on the data from the Labor Department;
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Nonfarm payrolls increased by 155,000 in November. Economists surveyed by Dow Jones had been expecting payroll growth of 198,000.
The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits increased to a six-month high last week.
The number of Americans filing applications for jobless benefits rose to more than a four-month high last week, but the underlying trend remained consistent with a tightening labor market.
DUBLIN, Nov 20- Ireland's unemployment rate was adjusted up to 5.5 percent in October, the central statistics office said on Tuesday, rising from a 10- year low of 5.3 percent.
The number of Americans filing applications for jobless aid unexpectedly rose last week.
CAIRO, Nov 15- Egypt's unemployment rate dropped to 10 percent in the third quarter, down from 11.9 percent in the same period a year ago, the state statistics agency said on Thursday.
Companies should try digging in their pockets if they're looking to find workers for unfilled jobs, Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari said Tuesday.
Randy Kroszner of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business says the Federal Reserve is debating whether economic growth in the U.S. is based on fundamental improvements or short-term stimulus.
New applications for U.S. unemployment fell slightly last week and the number of Americans receiving benefits remained at a 45-year low as strong labor market conditions continued.
RABAT, Nov 5- Morocco's unemployment rate dropped to 10 percent at the end of September, down from 10.6 percent a year earlier, the planning agency said on Monday citing a growth in jobs created in the services sector. The number of unemployed people decreased by 64,000 to 1.172 million, the agency said in a statement. However, informal labour abounds in Morocco,...
The competition to find holiday help is fierce. Kohl's started hiring its holiday help in June, and Amazon shook up the entire job market when it announced plans to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour for its 250,000 U.S. employees.
LONDON, Nov 5- The British arm of German supermarket group Lidl will next year increase wages for thousands of workers by 2.9 to 3.4 percent, continuing to pay them at an hourly rate above that of the government-mandated National Living Wage, it said on Monday. Britain's unemployment rate is at its lowest in more than 40 years, and average pay excluding bonuses is...
Beijing should take the first step in trade negotiations with the U.S. because President Donald Trump has no reason to "back down" from anything at the moment, says David Sokulsky of Concentrated Leaders Fund.
CNBC studied the net changes by industry for October jobs based on the data from the Labor Department; the health-care and education sectors saw the largest net gains in jobs.
OTTAWA, Nov 2- The Canadian economy added jobs in October with a surge in full-time hiring, and the unemployment rate dipped to a 40- year low, underpinning expectations that the Bank of Canada would keep raising interest rates. Doug Porter, chief economist at BMO Capital Markets, said "the underlying story is still one of improvement in the job market," while...
OTTAWA, Nov 2- The Canadian economy added 11,200 jobs in October on higher full-time hiring, and the unemployment rate dipped to 5.8 percent, although wage growth was sluggish, Statistics Canada data indicated on Friday. Although full-time jobs rose by 33,900 compared to a loss of 22,600 part-time positions, the labor participation rate dropped to 65.2 percent,...
CANADA OCTOBER UNEMPLOYMENT RATE 5.8 PCT VS 5.9 PCT IN SEPTEMBER.
New applications for U.S. unemployment aid fell last week and the number of Americans receiving benefits was the lowest in more than 45 years as labor market conditions tightened further.