Tag: employers


US adds a healthy 236,000 jobs despite Fed’s rate hikes

April 7, 2023

Via: ABC News

America’s employers added a solid 236,000 jobs in March, suggesting that the economy remains on solid footing despite the nine interest rate hikes the Federal Reserve has imposed over the past year in its drive to tame inflation. The unemployment […]


Economy Showing Strength in Early 2023

February 23, 2023

Via: The Wall Street Journal

The U.S. economy appears to be exhibiting strength early this year, after posting solid, but slightly weaker, growth at the end of 2022. Gross domestic product, a broad measure of the goods and services produced across the U.S., rose at […]


Data reveals jobs market tipping point that will worry ministers as much as employers

January 17, 2023

Via: Sky News

Average pay rose 6.4% in the three months to November, the strongest growth in 20 years excluding the pandemic period, but there’s a chasm between public and private earnings. Private sector settlements ran at 7.2%, the upward pressure driven largely […]