Employment / Unemployment

Euro zone business growth stabilizes but euro a rising concern

Euro zone business growth stabilizes but euro a rising concern

Published 23/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Business activity across the euro zone was still growing as the second quarter began, but at a more modest rate than around [more…]

German industrial workers and employers set to resume talks on Monday

German industrial workers and employers set to resume talks on Monday

Published 05/02/2018

FILE PHOTO - Workers of planemaker Airbus stand in front of the main entrance during a 24-hour strike of German Metal Workers Union IG Metall [more…]

A decade after recession, a jump in U.S. states with wage gains

A decade after recession, a jump in U.S. states with wage gains

Published 05/02/2018

Newly hired employees take a break from training to pose for a group photo at the chain’s soon-to-open 54th outlet in Oakland, California ,U.S., January [more…]

German car production stalled by 24-hour strikes

German car production stalled by 24-hour strikes

Published 02/02/2018

BMW workers during a 24-hour strike by German industrial trade union IG Metall in Berlin, Germany, February 2, 2018. Placard reads "6% more, we find [more…]

Investors look to France’s ‘Macronomics’ to beat benchmarks

Investors look to France’s ‘Macronomics’ to beat benchmarks

Published 26/01/2018

French President Emmanuel Macron in Saint-Genes-Champanelle, France, January 25, 2018. REUTERS/Thierry Zoccolan/PoolPARIS (Reuters) - Investors are banking on an economic renewal under President Emmanuel Macron [more…]

Germans seek labor deal by early next month as car workers strike

Germans seek labor deal by early next month as car workers strike

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Audi cars are parked in front of the company's headquarters in Ingolstadt, Germany, March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Lukas BarthHAMBURG (Reuters) - Workers at carmakers [more…]

Turkey reinstates 1,823 civil servants linked to app used by coup plot

Turkey reinstates 1,823 civil servants linked to app used by coup plot

Published 12/01/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey on Friday reinstated more than 1,800 civil servants purged after a 2016 failed coup, determining they had no links to the [more…]

Walmart wage hike may show wage pressures building for lowest paid

Walmart wage hike may show wage pressures building for lowest paid

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Workers prepare their store for customers at a newly built Walmart Super Center prior to its opening in Compton, California, U.S., January 10, [more…]