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All posts tagged "jobs"

  • Survey: Growth at US Services Companies Slowed in December

    WASHINGTON – U.S. services companies grew in December at their slowest pace since early 2014, a private survey found. But the deceleration occurred for a seemingly positive reason: Companies made deliveries faster. The Institute for Supply Management...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • Monsanto Eliminates 1,000 More Jobs to Cut Costs

    WASHINGTON – Monsanto said Wednesday it will eliminate another 1,000 jobs as it expands a cost-cutting plan designed to deal with falling sales of biotech-corn seeds and other financial headwinds. The additional layoffs will bring the agriculture...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • Survey: US Businesses Add 257,000 Jobs, Most in a Year

    WASHINGTON – U.S. businesses stepped up hiring last month, led by solid gains in construction and retail, a private survey found. Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that companies added 257,000 jobs in December, the most in a...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • Statistics Reflect Rise in November Employment

    SAN JUAN – Employment increased during November 2015, according to data compiled by the Studies and Statistics Division of Labor Statistics Bureau. The data, released Tuesday by the Puerto Rico Statistics Institute, reflect an increase in employment...

    • Posted January 5, 2016
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  • Healthy Job Market Lifts US Consumer Confidence in December

    WASHINGTON – A stronger job market lifted consumer confidence in December, a business group said Tuesday. The Conference Board’s consumer confidence index rose to 96.5 this month from November’s revised 92.6. Americans were more optimistic about current...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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