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THE MILLENNIEL PROFESSIONAL GROUP OF RHODE ISLAND has launched a new website. / COURTESY MILLENNIEL PROFESSIONAL GROUP OF RHODE ISLAND

Millennial Professional Group launches website, wants young professionals to stay in...

PROVIDENCE – The Millennial Professional Group of Rhode Island has launched a website that it hopes will help encourage the migration of new millennials...
GOV. GINA M. Raimondo is expected to sign legislation to raise the minimum wage to $9.60 from $9.  / PBN FILE PHOTO/MICHAEL SALERNO

R.I. minimum hourly wage rising to $9.60

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island’s minimum wage will soon climb 60 cents to $9.60 an hour. Legislation to raise the minimum wage to $9.60 from $9...
THE MAXIMUM weekly benefit rate for unemployment insurance will remain unchanged for the coming year, while the maximum weekly benefit rate for temporary disability insurance is increasing by $25, the R.I. Department of Labor and Training said.

DLT releases unemployment insurance, TDI rates

CRANSTON – The maximum weekly benefit rate for unemployment insurance will remain unchanged for the coming year, while the maximum weekly benefit rate for...
RHODE ISLAND is among the top 10 states where people most often take to Twitter to complain about their jobs, accoridng to a study by Monster and Brandwatch. / COURTESY BRANDWATCH

R.I. Twitter users among top job complainers

PROVIDENCE – Rhode Island is one of the top 10 states where people take to Twitter to complain about their jobs.Monster Worldwide Inc., the...

Jobless claims in U.S. hold below 300,000 for a 14th week

WASHINGTON - Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits remained below 300,000 for a 14th straight week, a sign of labor market strength that will help...

Committee votes on firefighter OT bills scheduled for Thursday

PROVIDENCE – A vote on proposed legislation that would change the firefighter overtime law is expected to come before the House and Senate labor...

Wages in U.S. increased in first quarter by most since 2006

WASHINGTON - Wages and salaries advanced in the first quarter at the fastest pace since 2006, indicating American companies are having to offer bigger...

Job openings in U.S. rose in April to more than 14-year...

WASHINGTON - Job openings in the U.S. increased to the highest level in more than 14 years, showing the labor market was solidifying gains...

Wages seen growing at small businesses in U.S., NFIB reports

NEW YORK - Small companies in the U.S. see wages continuing to grow in coming months after a net 25 percent said they recently...

Higher numbers of unhappy U.S. part-timers might be here to stay

The share of workers who wish they were working more but can’t land full-time jobs might remain elevated even as the economy improves, new...
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