Hiring slowed to 88000 jobs in March; unemployment rate drops to 7.6 percent

Hiring slowed to 88000 jobs in March; unemployment rate drops to 7.6 percent
Nearly half a million people left the job market, bringing down the percentage of Americans in the labor force to the lowest level since 1979. That helped bring the unemployment rate down to 7.6 percent, but for all the wrong reasons. “The elephant in …
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Qld's unemployment rate shows job creation stalled: Opposition
The Australian Bureau of Statistics reported yesterday the state's unemployment rate has remained steady at 5.9 per cent since February. Mr Mulherin says Premier Campbell Newman's promise of 4 per cent over six years is looking doubtful. "Instead in …
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