Home Tags Labor Department

Tag: Labor Department

U.S. JOBLESS CLAIMS increased 6,000 to 211,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/JEFF KOWALSKY

U.S. applications for jobless benefits rise less than forecast

WASHINGTON – The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose less than forecast, marking the first increase in six weeks and adding to...
U.S. JOB OPENINGS declined 561,000 to 6.8 million in November. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/MIKE FUENTES

U.S. job openings decreased in Nov. to almost 2-year low

WASHINGTON – United States job openings fell in November to the lowest level in almost two years, indicating more employers see headcounts sufficient enough...
CORE PRODUCER prices in the U.S. increased 1.1% year over year in December. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/SERGIO FLORES

Core U.S. producer prices rise at slowest pace since 2016

WASHINGTON – A measure of underlying United States producer prices rose in December at the slowest pace since August 2016, indicating modest inflationary pressures. The...
U.S. JOBLESS CLAIMS declined 9,000 to 214,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/JEFF KOWALSKY

U.S. jobless claims decrease to lowest level in 5 weeks

WASHINGTON – Filings for United States unemployment benefits fell to a five-week low, the latest indication that the labor market remains solid just ahead...
UNITED STATES jobless claims dropped by 18,000 to 234,000. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JEFF KOWALSKY

U.S. jobless claims plummet but miss forecasts for bigger drop

WASHINGTON – Filings for United States unemployment benefits fell last week by the most since February though missed forecasts for a larger drop, potentially...
U.S. JOBLESS claims increased 49,000 to 252,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JEFF KOWALSKY

U.S. jobless claims rise to 252,000 amid holiday volatility

WASHINGTON – Applications for unemployment benefits increased more than expected to a two-year high amid seasonal volatility in an otherwise stable labor market. Jobless claims...

U.S. jobless claims unexpectedly drop to lowest in 7 months

WASHINGTON – Filings for United States unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell to the lowest level since April, signaling resilience in the labor market ahead of...
UNITED STATES jobless claims were unchanged at 227,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/LUKE SHARRETT

Filings for U.S. jobless benefits hold at highest since June

WASHINGTON – Filings for United States unemployment benefits held last week at the highest level since June, bucking forecasts for a decline and suggesting...
U.S. JOBLESS claims increased by 14,000 to 225,000 last week . /BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JEFF KOWALSKY

Jobless claims in U.S. climb to highest level since June

WASHINGTON – Applications to collect unemployment benefits rose last week to the highest level since the end of June, topping all economists’ forecasts. Jobless claims...
UNTIED STATES jobless claims declined by 8,000 to 211,000 last week. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/LUKE SHARRETT

U.S. jobless claims decrease more than estimated to 211K

WASHINGTON – Filings for United States unemployment benefits declined more than expected to reach a four-week low, another sign that a resilient labor market...
- Featured Event -

Latest News