Employment / Unemployment

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…]

Australia job vacancies climb to record in November quarter

Australia job vacancies climb to record in November quarter

Published 10/01/2018

A customer sits at a table behind a window displaying an employment sign in a cafe located in central Sydney, Australia, April 12, 2017. REUTERS/Steven [more…]

Japan’s November core CPI seen steady, brisk factory output supported

Japan’s November core CPI seen steady, brisk factory output supported

Published 22/12/2017

A shopper (L) checks items inside a shoes shop at Shibuya shopping and amusement district in Tokyo, Japan, June 2, 2016. REUTERS/Issei KatoTOKYO (Reuters) - [more…]

Strong November U.S. job gains anticipated- wages seen rising

Strong November U.S. job gains anticipated- wages seen rising

Published 08/12/2017

Brochures are displayed for job seekers at the Construction Careers Now! hiring event in Denver, Colorado U.S. August 2, 2017. REUTERS/Rick WilkingWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. [more…]

Canada stock futures little changed ahead of economic data

Canada stock futures little changed ahead of economic data

Published 01/12/2017

The Toronto Stock Exchange sign is seen in Toronto, Ontario, Canada July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Chris Helgren(Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index futures were little changed [more…]

New York Fed’s Dudley sees reasonable case for December rate hike: WSJ

New York Fed’s Dudley sees reasonable case for December rate hike: WSJ

Published 01/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: New York Fed President William Dudley takes part in a panel convened to speak about the health of the U.S. economy in New [more…]

Japan`s factory output seen down in September, rising trend intact

Japan`s factory output seen down in September, rising trend intact

Published 27/10/2017

Japan's industrial production was expected to show a fall in September after solid gains the previous month, a Reuters poll found, although analysts say the trend remains upward thanks to expanding global demand. [more…]

Singapore`s labor market improving, but wage pressures unlikely to surge: MAS

Singapore`s labor market improving, but wage pressures unlikely to surge: MAS

Published 27/10/2017

Singapore's labor demand is expected to improve in the near term but accumulated slack in the market will take time to be absorbed and wage pressures are unlikely to build up rapidly, the central bank said on Friday. [more…]