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US unemployment lowest in 9 years as job creation continues

The US unemployment rate in November fell to its lowest level since August 2007 as the economy continued to add new jobs, all but guaranteeing an interest rate hike this month.

Eurozone unemployment falls below 10% for first time since April 2011

Eurozone unemployment falls below 10% for first time since April 2011

Unemployment in the eurozone has fallen below the symbolic mark of 10 percent for the first time since April 2011, EU data showed on Thursday.

France records biggest monthly drop in unemployment since 1996

France recorded its sharpest drop in unemployment for 20 years in September, with 66,300 fewer people looking for work, the labour ministry said Tuesday.

7,000,000 jobs could disappear in India by 2050, says study

7,000,000 jobs could disappear in India by 2050, says study

As many as 550 jobs have disappeared every day in last four years and if this trend continues, employment would shrink by 7 million by 2050 in the country, a study has claimed.

Young cancer survivors face higher risk of unemployment

Young cancer survivors face higher risk of unemployment

 Surviving cancer at a young age may increase the risk of becoming unemployed and economically dependent upon others, a study shows.

British unemployment claims fall after Brexit vote

British unemployment claims fall after Brexit vote

Britain witnessed a surprise drop in claims for unemployment benefits in July, the immediate aftermath of the country`s vote in favour of exiting the European Union, official data showed Wednesday.

Subramanian Swamy says Income Tax can be abolished in 1 week (or within 3 years) – find out how

Subramanian Swamy says Income Tax can be abolished in 1 week (or within 3 years) – find out how

Swamy has also called for bringing back black money stashed in tax havens abroad and nationalising those funds.

US job openings hit eight-month high, skills mismatch emerging

US job openings hit eight-month high, skills mismatch emerging

US job openings increased in March to the highest level in eight months and layoffs continued to decline, indicating the labor market remains fairly robust despite April`s slowdown in employment gains.

PM Modi wants India free from poverty, corruption: Naidu

PM Modi wants India free from poverty, corruption: Naidu

Taking a dig at opposition parties, Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said the opponents "want to have RSS-free India" but Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants India free from poverty, corruption and unemployment.

German unemployment at record low despite refugee influx

German unemployment at record low despite refugee influx

German unemployment remained at current historic lows in February despite a massive influx of refugees, as the recovery in Europe`s biggest economy remains on track, data showed on Tuesday. 

Eurozone unemployment at lowest since August 2011

Eurozone unemployment at lowest since August 2011

Eurozone unemployment fell to its lowest level in four-and-a-half years in January, official data showed Tuesday, beating forecasts but still too high to help stimulate growth in Europe`s nearly static economy.

This is how Budget 2016 may end serpentine ques for jobs

This is how Budget 2016 may end serpentine ques for jobs

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Recognizing the need to skill the youth of India and tap the enormous demographic potential, government has moved in the direction by announcing some concrete measures in the Budget announced for the next financial year.

Households less optimistic about economy: Study

Optimism about the overall state of the economy came down in 2015, with households listing unemployment, corruption and rising inflation as major areas of concern, according to a study.

Half a million jobs to be cut globally! Check out which cos are slashing jobs

Half a million jobs to be cut globally! Check out which cos are slashing jobs

We give a list of some of the major companies of the world that are cutting jobs.

Eurozone unemployment falls to 4-year low in December: Eurostat

Eurozone unemployment falls to 4-year low in December: Eurostat

The Eurostat statistics agency said unemployment in the 19-nation eurozone dropped to 10.4 percent in December from 10.5 percent in November, its lowest rate since September 2011.

British unemployment falls to 5.1%, lowest since 2005

British unemployment falls to 5.1%, lowest since 2005

Britain`s unemployment rate has fallen to its lowest level in a decade, official data showed on Wednesday, but the government warned of headwinds from weak growth at home and abroad.

British unemployment rate nears decade low: Data

The unemployment rate dipped to 5.2 percent in the three months to October, from 5.3 percent in the three months to September, the Office for National Statistics said.

Eurozone unemployment falls to 10.7% in October, lowest in four years

Eurozone unemployment falls to 10.7% in October, lowest in four years

The European Union`s Eurostat agency said unemployment in the 19-country single currency bloc fell to 10.7 percent in October from 10.8 percent in September, reaching the lowest level since January 2012.

British unemployment hits seven-year low: Data

British unemployment hits seven-year low: Data

The jobless total dipped by 79,000 to 1.77 million people between June and August, the Office for National Statistics said in a statement. That was the lowest level since the summer of 2008.

Chhattisgarh govt withdraws chapter which said `working women responsible for rising unemployment`

Chhattisgarh govt withdraws chapter which said `working women responsible for rising unemployment`

The BJP government in Chhattisgarh has decided to withdraw a controversial chapter in its Class X Social Science textbook which said that working women are one of the causes of unemployment in the country.