goods, but they still have big differences over liberalizing trade in services and liberalizing investments in the service sector , and allowing greater labor mobility,” Ikebe notes. “The main six ASEAN countries have abolished tariffs
strong performance in agriculture and especially in the service sector help protect employment. Year for Reform? On the reform ..... Consumption as share of GDP is growing, and the service sector is now bigger than the manufacturing sector as a percentage of GDP, noted
education and health (48,000), and trade and transport (23,000) led the 173,000 increase in private service - sector jobs. Hiring in the oil and gas extraction industry showed a small increase during December, implying that lower
based on data compiled from monthly replies to questionnaires sent to purchasing executives at more than 400 private service - sector companies. The MSCI China Free Index is a capitalization weighted index that monitors the performance of stocks
TEL AVIV, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Genband, a U.S. maker of software for telecoms and cable TV operators, aims to revolutionise phone-based customer services by ending consumer frustration at being kept on hold in a seemingly endless loop of recorded options messages.
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks ended lower for a fifth session on Tuesday as data showed slower growth in the U.S. service sector and oil prices fell further.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended lower for a fifth session on Tuesday as data showed slower growth in the U.S. service sector and oil prices fell further.
(Reuters) - A gauge of growth in the dominant U.S. services sector fell short of expectations for December, hitting a six-month low as indexes on employment, orders and business activity all declined.
automation is lowering the number of high-paying, skilled manufacturing jobs relative to unit of output. Low-paying service sector jobs represent most of the employment growth, which helps keep overall wage growth stagnant and productivity on an
revenue levels, notes Lykken. Gurley warned in the Wall Street Journal article that the risk in the software-as-a service sector is “potentially among the highest.” While start-ups are seeing public companies lose money every month