Tech firm fined for paying workers $1.21 per hour

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A Silicon Valley company is paying more than $43,000 in back wages and penalties to eight employees imported from India…

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…

US jobless applications fall to 14-year low

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The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid dropped to the lowest level in 14 years last week…

Amazon hires 80K seasonal holiday workers

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Amazon is hiring 80,000 seasonal workers for its distribution centers as it looks to improve its shipping efficiency…

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…

Wal-Mart to increase holiday hiring by 10%

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season…

California mandates sick days for workers

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California will require most employers to provide millions of workers with up to three sick days each year…

Apple’s tech jobs held mostly by white, Asian men

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Apple’s high-paying technology jobs are primarily filled by white and Asian men, just like its industry peers…

SF: Supervisor proposes ‘Retail Workers Bill of Rights’

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SF Supervisor Eric Mar introduced legislation that would discourage employers from giving their workers unpredictable hours…

Microsoft to cut up to 18,000 jobs over next year

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Microsoft announced the biggest layoffs in its history Thursday, saying it will cut up to 18,000 jobs…

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…

Google’s workforce diversity data: White and male

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In a groundbreaking disclosure, Google revealed how very white and male its workforce is…

US economy adds 155K jobs

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U.S. employers added 155,000 jobs in December, a steady gain that shows hiring held up during tense fiscal negotiations in Washington…

Local job market the strongest

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據Contra Costa時報引述聯邦勞工統計部的報告指,灣區擁有兩個全國最強的就業市場。而在三藩市,單是高科技行業,在去年已經創造了超過3萬個職位…