Problems are piling up for the People's Republic, from capital flight to labor strife and environmental challenges
HOW THIS ADMINISTRATION PLAYS THE NUMBERS: Why January is always a bad month for job growth. What did the seasonal adjustments do to the January gain? If you look at the raw data provided deep inside the Labor Department’s Web site, you’ll see that there were 141.123 million jobs in the US in January compared with […]
NSW members pressure federal Labor to seek wind back of negative gearing, super tax breaks.
The 2016 federal election looms and the opposition needs some creative hinking to capitalise on the Coalition’s headaches in the telecoms portfolio.
Weekend:• Schedule for Week of February 7, 2016• Update: "Scariest jobs chart ever"Monday:• At 10:00 AM ET, the Fed will release the monthly Labor Market Conditions Index (LMCI).From CNBC: Pre-Market Data and Bloomberg futures: currently...Show More Summary
The truth will set you free, Governor Dean
…that former UK Labor Party leader Ed Milliband has the “former” in that title in part because his OS ended up in an infinite loop, like that of the Rubiobot.
Federal employees are in the midst of a legislative season in which they are struggling with friend and foe alike, on issues ranging from pay to an attack on unions in their sector where membership is the strongest. Labor organizations have already launched a preemptive strike against the 1.6 percent pay raise President Obama will […]
ANALYSIS: TRUE. Howard Dean: ‘Labor unions are super-PACs Democrats like.’ All campaign finance “reform” talk is just about keeping out “bad” Republican money while protecting and enhancing “good” Democratic money. Everything else is just sloganeering for the rubes.
The result of 2 years of labor by a master craftsman is this majestic model of the Enterprise from the original Star Trek series. Kretschmer Kreativ shaped this extraordinary duplicate of the 11-foot model that prop masters built for the series and now housed at the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum. Show More Summary
Submitted by Jed Graham via Investors.com, Hiring at restaurants, hotels and other leisure and hospitality sector venues slowed markedly last year in metro areas that saw big minimum-wage hikes, new Labor Department data show. Wherever...Show More Summary
The issue of long hours, little pay and no vacation for delivery drivers is finally out of the shadows. In our post-modern (or post-post-modern?) age, we are supposedly transcending the material certainties of the past. The virtual world of the Internet is replacing the “real,” material world, as theory asks us to question the very notion of reality. Show More Summary
The US labor market does not indicate that economic activity is about to collapse. On Friday, the January jobs report showed that the unemployment rate fell to 4.9%, the lowest since February 2008, while the economy added 151,000 jobs. We...Show More Summary
Sweden needs a new system of labor contracts to help incoming migrants better integrate into the country’s labor market, Centre Party leader Annie Lööf said.
QIAN'AN/DONGGUAN, China (Reuters) - This year, laborer Fan Fu and 20 or so colleagues working on the Zixia Garden apartment complex in Hebei province have not joined China's legion of migrant workers returning home to celebrate new year with their families.
The Panthers' QB isnt concerned about the respectability of it all. He is focused on winning and makes no apology for enjoying the fruits of his labor.
Fox News host Bill O'Reilly allowed GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump to push a phony conspiracy theory that unemployment rate is really 25 percent. On February 5, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its monthly "Employment Situation" summary for January 2016. Show More Summary
Fox News attempted to negatively spin a January jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) by complaining about a lack of manufacturing jobs being created. Unfortunately for Fox, the report actually revealed robust job creation...Show More Summary
A Washington Examiner column attempted to negatively spin the Bureau of Labor Statistics' (BLS) jobs report for January 2016 by misleadingly claiming that the American economy shed 665,000 jobs last month. The column failed to account...Show More Summary
John Minchillo / AP Today in One Paragraph Twitter shut down more than 125,000 accounts primarily related to ISIS. The Labor Department said the U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs last month. Abroad, the pope announced that he will meet...Show More Summary