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Rich countries' unemployment rose in Feb: OECD

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 17:13

Unemployment in advanced countries rose slightly in February, the OECD said on Wednesday, a setback after recent falls.

1,92,000 jobs added by US in March

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 15:42

Employment has grown in health care, professional and business services.

US jobs data shows steady growth exiting harsh winter

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 06:49

The world`s largest economy added 192,000 jobs in March -- a shade below analysts` average estimate of 195,000 net new jobs -- and the unemployment rate held steady at 6.7 percent, the Labor Department said.

US posts modest but solid job growth in March

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 23:14

The United States added a modest 192,000 jobs in March as the economy emerged from a brutal winter, while the unemployment rate held steady, Labor Department data showed on Friday .

Spanish jobless numbers decline in March

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 02, 2014, 12:48

The ranks of the registered unemployed fell by 17,000 people.

British unemployment drops in pre-budget boost

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 20:09

British unemployment is falling and the number of people in work has struck a record high, official data showed on Wednesday, boosting the government ahead of its latest budget announcement.

Cyprus scrambling back from the brink of bankruptcy

Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 09:07

A year after a financial earthquake shattered years of prosperity in Cyprus, an austerity plan has put the eastern Mediterranean island back on track despite the bitter pill of rising unemployment.

Unemployment rate in advanced economies steady at 7.6%: OECD

Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 19:34

The unemployment rate in advanced countries was steady at 7.6 percent in January, with 46.2 million people looking for work nearly six years after the financial crisis began, OECD data showed on Thursday.

Gold price down 1% after US jobs data; posts weekly gain

Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 08:38

Gold prices fell as much as 1.5 percent to a session low of USD 1,329.35 an ounce, and was last trading down 1 percent at USD 1,337.19.

US jobless claims drop to 3-month low

Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 20:00

Initial jobless claims totaled 323,000 in the week ending March 1, a decline of 26,000 from the prior week`s revised reading of 349,000, the Labor Department said.

China targets 7.5% GDP growth for 2014

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014, 09:26

China on Wednesday targeted a modest 7.5 percent GDP growth in 2014, unchanged from last year, as the government looks to steer the economy onto a more sustainable and balanced path.

Govt ads for 2,500 `non-existing` vacancies, a cruel joke: BJP

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 20:03

Opposition BJP in Uttarakhand on Wednesday accused the state government of advertising 2,500 vacancies in different departments where there were no such vacant posts and termed it as a cruel joke with the unemployed youth.