Marin, San Mateo counties have Bay Area’s lowest jobless rates

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Marin and San Mateo counties had the lowest unemployment rates in the Bay Area in September…

Surge of hiring cuts US jobless rate to 5.9%

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U.S. employers added 248,000 jobs in September and helped drive down the unemployment rate to 5.9 percent…

Dow tops 17,000 after strong jobs report

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The Dow Jones industrial average crossing 17,000 for the first time on Thursday…

Bay Area unemployment increases slightly in January

Unemployment rates in the Bay Area increased slightly from December to January despite jobless numbers decreasing nationwide…

Asian Americans have lowest unemployment rate

Asian Americans have the lowest unemployment rate among any major ethnic group. Why is that the case…

Unemployment dips to 7.4 percent

The nation’s unemployment rate is now at a four and a-half-year low of 7.4 percent…

US economy adds 195K jobs; unemployment 7.6 pct.

U.S. employers added a robust 195,000 jobs in June and many more in April and May than previously thought…

Unemployment rate is 5.1% in some regions of the Bay Area

Unemployment rate is 5.1% in some regions of the Bay Area…

Unemployment rates fall in nearly all US cities

Unemployment rates fell in almost all large U.S. cities in April, helped by stronger hiring…

Strong US jobs report triggers stock market rally

Stock markets rallied on Friday, with both the Dow and S&P hitting new highs, after an unexpectedly strong U.S. jobs report…

Unemployment rates continue to drop in Bay area

Unemployment rates continued to drop in March in California and in the Bay Area, according to employment data released Friday…

US consumer spending, income jump in February

Consumers earned more and spent more in February, helped by a stronger job market that has offset some of the drag from higher taxes…

Unemployment rates rise slightly in Bay Area

Unemployment rates in parts of the Bay Area saw increases in January while the statewide rate went unchanged for the month…

US jobless rate falls to lowest in 4 years

The U.S. unemployment rate fell to its lowest level in four years, indicating Friday that employers are confident about the economy…

US unemployment rate edges up despite more hiring

美國勞工部最新發表的報告指出,美國僱主在7月新增163,000個工作職位,但仍未足以降低失業率,7月的失業率由6月的8.2%微升至8.3%。

US employers add 80k jobs as economy struggles

聯邦勞工部週五發表最新的就業數據,美國僱主在6月份只新增8萬個工作職位,失業率則維持8.2%不變,就業市場持續疲弱,預料會為爭取連任的奧巴馬總統帶來麻煩…

US economy added 69K jobs in May, fewest in a year

美國五月份就業數據欠佳比預期為差…

Calif jobless rate rises after 2 months of decline

The number of states reporting job gains dropped in March, compared to the previous month, as hiring slowed nationwide…

Jobless rate drops to 8.3 percent after hiring burst

The unemployment rate is now at its lowest level in three years, 8.3 percent…

Unemployment rate falls to 8.5 %, hiring surges

A burst of hiring in December pushed the unemployment rate to its lowest level in nearly three years, giving the economy a boost at the end of 2011…

Fewest layoffs since ’08 as economy strengthens

The job market is getting healthier, adding to evidence that the economy is improving as 2011 nears an end…

Unemployment rate falls to lowest since March 2009

Unemployment rate down to 8.6 percent in November, the lowest in two and a half years…

Fed foresees far weaker growth

Fed foresees much weaker growth and higher unemployment than it had in June…