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Economic Indicators
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More U.S. cities are hiring than at any time since the Great Recession as the reviving economy and rising property taxes allow higher spending for a second straight year, according to a report released last week. more
The Quonset Business Park will be the site for a free, public monthly job fair, according to the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training. more
Job openings in the U.S. rose to the highest level since 2001 as employers faced improving demand for their goods and services. more
Treasuries fell, led by five-year notes, as a report showed retail sales rose more than forecast last month, adding to speculation an improving U.S. economy will position the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates next year. more
Rhode Island ranked 29th on the annual Opportunity Index, released Monday from the national campaign, Opportunity Nation. more
In a volatile economy and real estate market, Rhode Island rents have been a source of stability. more
The owner of Checkmaster Payroll Services pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court on Monday to defrauding seven businesses and the Seekonk, Mass., Water District of more than $1.2 million in federal payroll taxes that were supposed to have been paid to the Internal Revenue Service. more
Textron Inc. reported that net income grew 60.6 percent in the third quarter to $159 million, or 57 cents per diluted share, compared with $99 million, or 35 cents per diluted share, during the same period last year, driven by the company’s Beechcraft Corp. acquisition. more
Rhode Island sustained improvement in September of the economic momentum that had gotten a boost in August, University of Rhode Island economist Leonard Lardaro said Monday. more
The nonseasonally adjusted jobless rate for the Providence-Fall River-Warwick metro area dropped four-tenths of a percentage point in September, improving to 7.5 percent from 7.9 percent a month earlier. more
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