FLORIANOPOLIS, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Brazil's economy barely added jobs in 2014, government data showed on Friday, with job creation slowing to the worst pace in 15 years as investment plunged.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. cities will see strong job growth this year, but only about half will return to the employment peaks reached before the recession began more than seven years ago
were quite weak. One reading doesn’t make a trend and with the drop in lower oil and gasoline prices, and improving job growth , we still have confidence that the consumer will continue to be additive to growth. Consumer confidence is rising Source: FactSet, Conference
(Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should keep rates near zero for all of 2015, Minneapolis Fed President Narayana Kocherlakota reiterated on Friday, or risk slowing U.S. job growth and inflation's return to the Fed's 2 percent goal.
to keep powering the economy above a 3% growth rate, quarter-over-quarter. Falling energy prices, dollar strength, job growth and wage gains are likely to bolster consumer confidence and disposable income, offsetting the drag on corporate earnings
able to start more businesses. Jobs growth has been so robust, in fact, that the government has managed to attain its job creation target outlined in its current Five-Year period ahead of schedule and by a wide margin. The country has grown millions
like 2014 did. " I expect more of the same," said Pangborn . "Interest rates dragging the bottom, average-to-poor job creation with part-time jobs leading the way, more good stock performance, but with unpredictable and unexplainable panic sell-offs
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth increased briskly in December, but wages posted their biggest decline in at least eight years in a sign the tightening labor market has yet to give much of a boost to workers.
report. Markets were initially excited by job growth that was better than expected (and showed ..... positive surprise, at last. December job growth of 252,000 people was above expectations ..... astonishing, combined October and November job growth was revised upward by 49,000. In essence