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Jun 18, 2011

US unemployment drops in 27 states last May, California worst job loss

US unemployment drops in 27 states last May, California worst job loss
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Twenty-seven US states have reported to have lost jobs last May, and California had the worst job loss followed by New York and Pennsylvania. US job listing file photo Image Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images As noted by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics on its official website on Friday, June 17, 2011, 27 US states […]


Jun 2, 2011

US jobless claims drop by 6,000, as compared to last week

US jobless claims drop by 6,000, as compared to last week
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Jobless claims in the US have dropped by 6,000 for a seasonally adjusted figure, as compared to last week’s data. A job seeker in US (file photo) Image Credit: Getty Images As reported at US Labor Department’s official website on Thursday, June 2, 2011, jobless claims were reduced to 422,000 from 428,000 for the week […]


Dec 30, 2010

US Jobless Claims drops to 388,000, lowest since July 2008

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The number of workers in the US filing new claims for jobless benefits drops to 388,000 and was said to have been the lowest since July of 2008, and experts say the figure indicates that the condition of the labor market is continuously growing, according to US news sites on Thursday. The report, which was […]