Wednesday , January 27 2021

Economy

Growth of Inland manufacturing slows

The Inland Empire’s manufacturing sector recorded its fourth consecutive month of growth in December, although it did so in a less-than-impressive fashion. The two-county region’s purchasing managers index for the last month of 2020 was 50.6, down from 55.5 in November, according to data released by the Institute of Applied …

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State unemployment falls to single digits

California’s unemployment rate fell to 9.3 percent in October, down nearly two points month-over-month, according to data released Friday. Non-agricultural jobs grew by 145,500 between September and October, the third-largest job gain since 1990, the state Employment Development Department reported. California’s unemployment rate remained well above the national rate, 6.9 …

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