Tag: unemployment rate.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) says that UK wages have continued to outstrip British inflation.
The human resources minister says the problem isn't the availability of jobs, but being hired full-time.
Unemployment fell to 5.3% from 5.4% in June, which was also economists’ median estimate, edging toward the full employment level the central bank is targeting.
Australia’s jobs market has remained solid this year while cooling from last year’s record run of full-time hiring.
Labour Department of Peninsular Malaysia director-general Mohd Jeffrey Joakim says this is a good and manageable level.
Malaysians are spending more on foreign cars, eating out, online shopping and more, according to 2016 Household Expenditure Survey by Isis.
In the midst of the 1MDB controversy, only low- and lower middle-income jobs were created despite the push to become a high-income nation soon.
Youths aged 20 to 29 made up more than half the number of those unemployed in 2016.
Human resources minister says even with the economic slowdown, the economic agenda is expected to produce 1.5 million jobs by 2020.
He hopes unemployed youths will seize the opportunity to work in cafes and other places regardless of the salary offered.