Unemployment

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First reported 58 mins ago - Updated 42 mins ago - 2 reports

Long-term unemployment a challenge – Lehohla

Long-term unemployment is a problem facing policymakers as they seek to address joblessness, statistician general Pali Lehohla said on Thursday.“We see that 1.4 million people have been out of jobs for more than five years. Now, is it possible to rehabilitate ... [Published Citizen.co.za - 42 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Unemployment at 25.4%, Stats SA to provide long-term unemployment data EMPLOYMENT

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) would, in future, focus more strongly on the trends of long-term unemployment in its quarterly labour force surveys (QLFSs), statistician-general Pali Lehola said on Thursday.Releasing the QLFS for the three months ended ... [Published Polity.org.za - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Unemployment claims hold near 14-year lows

First-time claims for unemployment benefits rose to a seasonally adjusted 287,000 last week, remaining near levels last seen in 2000.Claims rose 3,000 from the previous week's revised level of 284,000, the Labor Department said Thursday.Economists had ... [Published USA Today - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 6 reports

U.S. jobless claims rise, Economy Slows

Initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased 3,000 to a seasonally adjusted 287,000 for the week ended Oct. 25, the Labor Department said on Thursday.The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose for a second straight ... [Published Live Trading News - 2 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 5 reports

German unemployment falls in Oct., jobless rate 6.7%

German unemployment declined in October. The number of jobless people fell a seasonally adjusted 22,000 to 2.887m in October. Economists had forecast a rise of 4000. The country's adjusted jobless rate remained flat at 6.7%. ... [Published Interactive Investor - 4 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Drop in German unemployment bodes well for domestic demand

(Adds economist, context)By Michelle MartinBERLIN, Oct 30 (Reuters) - German joblessness unexpectedly fell in October and the unemployment rate held steady at 6.7 percent, underlining the strength of the job market in Europe's largest economy and coming ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

German Unemployment Takes An Unexpected Plunge

After two months of modest increases, the number of unemployed people in Germany took a surprise plunge this October.According to figures out Thursday from the country's statistical agency, the number of people out of work and looking fell by 22,000 . ... [Published Business Insider - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

German Unemployment Falls Unexpectedly In October

German unemployment declined unexpectedly in October, data from Federal Labor Agency revealed Thursday.The number of people out of work decreased by 22,000 to 2.88 million in October. Economists had forecast an increase of 4,000.The adjusted jobless rate ... [Published RTTNews.com - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Euro Little Changed After German Unemployment Data

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - German Federal Labor Agency released its unemployment report for October at 4:55 am ET Thursday. Ahead of the data, the Euro changed little against its major rivals.As of 4:56 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7872 against the ... [Published London South East - 6 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Fewer Americans lack bank accounts as unemployment recedes

More Americans are making use of the mainstream banking system as the economic recovery reduces unemployment and gives more people the financial stability to maintain a bank account. ... [Published Town Hall - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 6 reports

Councils call for powers to tackle youth unemployment

Councils have called for a radical shake-up of the system to tackle youth unemployment, including replacing the "inefficient maze" of national schemes with localised powers and funding.Official figures show that while overall unemployment fell to the ... [Published Local Government Executive - 23 hours ago]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 3 reports

Michigan Medical Marijuana Law Allows Employees Terminated for Positive Marijuana Test Results to Receive Unemployment Benefits

Roger S. Kaplana Shareholder in the Long Island office of Jackson Lewis P.C. He has represented clients and appeared before executive departments and administrative agencies, such as the United States Department of Labor (Occupational Safety and Health ... [Published National Law Review - Oct 28 2014]

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"The GDP figure was stronger than expected, the fact that the surprise was in defence spending, which is unlikely to be repeated, leads us not to extrapolate the stronger growth into future quarters" Barclays said in a note, adding that it expected real GDP growth to be 2.5% in the final quarter of 2014
"If you cast a wide net and consider the most opportunities and you position yourself as a generalist, you optimize your chances of getting a job quickly, but time and time again I see that being the wrong approach" Uhrig says
...Every employer says the same thing "Why do you want this job that in no way relates to your master's degree?" Um, because I need a job and it's slim pickings right now...
...A report by PIRA Energy Group says that the demand for diesel will be peaking in 2015. OPIS reported that, "Overall diesel demand in the United States will start to decline in 2016 in the wake of substitutions for diesel in the non-transportation sector and growing use of compressed natural gas (CNG) for heavy-duty vehicles, railroad and marine segments."

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Fed announces end of QE stimulus [Published CNC World - 42 mins ago]
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Some writers clueless about unemployment [Published Beaufort Gazette - 53 mins ago]
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Weekly Initial Unemployment Claims increased to... [Published Calculated Risk - 53 mins ago]
Earlier the DOL reported :In the week ending October 25, the advance figure for seasonally adjusted initial claims was 287,000, an increase of 3,000 from the previous week's revised level. The previous week's level was revised up by 1,000 from 283,000 ...
What Can Vampires Teach Us About Economics? Ful... [Published Freakonomics - 1 hour ago]
This is a transcript of the Freakonomics Radio podcast “ What Can Vampires Teach Us About Economics? “   [MUSIC: Arturo Sacchetti, “Toccata Und Fugue in D Minor” (from Organ Masterworks )]   Stephen J. DUBNER: Levitt, you know, I feel like ...
Brazil’s presidential race: By a whisker, more ... [Published The Economist - The Americas - 1 hour ago]
BRAZILIANS seemed to be clamouring for change. Since nationwide protests erupted in June last year over shoddy public services, the rising cost of living and venal politicians unable to do anything about either, two in three have been telling pollsters ...
World markets mixed after U.S. stimulus ends [Published MarketIntelligenceCenter.com - 2 hours ago]
U.S. stocks are falling this morning as advanced estimates of GDP grew 3.5%. The S&P 500 is down 0.57% and the Dow has dropped 0.48%. Initial claims for unemployment rose slightly to 287,000 from 284,000 the previous week.In Asia, markets were mixed Thursday ...
USD/JPY – Improving Dollar Hits 109 [Published OANDA Forex Blog - 2 hours ago]
USD/JPY has moved upwards on Thursday, as the US dollar has posted broad gains following the FOMC policy statement on Wednesday. In the European session, the pair is trading just above the 109 line. On the release front, there are two major US events ...
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Breakingviews: Japan's low unemployment comes a... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Oct 14 2014]
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Wages aren't growing as fast as they should -Wh... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Oct 03 2014]
Wages aren't growing as fast as they should -Wh... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Oct 03 2014]
Stocks End A Choppy Session On A Mixed Note [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - Oct 02 2014]
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Rwanda Builds Labour Migration Management Capac... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Aug 12 2014]
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