All posts tagged "Economy"
California gets middling logistics grade
Who says California is among the top logistics market in the United States? That may be accepted wisdom here, but it’s not necessarily an accurate perception, according to a study released earlier this month. The Golden State...
- Posted June 21, 2017
State unemployment rate drops slightly
California’s unemployment rate fell to 4.7 percent in May, as state businesses added approximately 17,600 jobs, according to data released Friday. That equals the lowest jobless rate recorded in California since November 2000, the Employment Development Department...
- Posted June 19, 2017
IE leads Southern California in logistics construction
The Inland Empire added 20.6 million square feet of industrial-logistical space and had another 16.7 million under construction during 2015, far outdistancing Los Angeles and Orange counties in those categories, according to a report released Monday. Much...
- Posted June 14, 2017
Jobs report is a mixed bag
There was good news and not-so-good news in the jobs report released by the U.S. Department of Labor on Friday. The good news was that the national unemployment rate declined to 4.3 percent, 16-year low, during May....
- Posted June 5, 2017
Inland Empire manufacturing stays strong
The Inland Empire’s manufacturing sector continued to grow during May. The region’s purchasing managers index was 62.7 last month, up from 56.8 in April, according to data released Thursday by the Institute of Applied Research and Policy...
- Posted June 3, 2017
Job fair to be held
The San Bernardino County Workforce Development Board will host the East Valley Regional 2017 Job Fair next month. The event, which will feature hundreds of job applicants, is scheduled to be held from 9 a.m. to 1...
- Posted May 26, 2017