All posts tagged "Economy"

  • Inland manufacturing slips
    Manufacturing stays up, despite drop in new orders

    There was good news and not-so-good news in the Inland Empire’s September purchasing managers index, which was released Monday. First, the good news: the index was a solid 55, the ninth consecutive month the index was above...

    • Posted October 3, 2017
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  • inland empire jobs
    Report predicts job growth for California

    Employment in California should grow 1.1 percent this year, followed by .9 percent growth in each of the next two years, according to a report released Wednesday. Payrolls statewide are expected to grow at about the same...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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  • Holiday hiring looks to be a little flat this year
    2017 should be a good year for holiday hiring

    Target and Macy’s have announced they will hire 180,000 seasonal workers combined, and other major retailers are expected to follow suit between now and Christmas. In the Inland Empire, retail-oriented distribution and fulfillment centers should do their...

    • Posted September 25, 2017
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  • Report: Hispanics now the majority in IE

    Hispanics now make up a majority of the Inland Empire’s population, a federal agency has reported. Fifty point five percent of the population in Riverside and San Bernardino counties is now Hispanic, according to the U.S  Census...

    • Posted September 19, 2017
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  • U.S. add jobs, unemployment rate stays flat
    IE adds jobs

    The Inland Empire added 6,800 non-agricultural jobs in August, according to data released Friday. Construction jobs were up 1,200, education and heath care added 800 jobs and the financial sector added 500 positions, the state employment development...

    • Posted September 18, 2017
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  • Inland Empire Makes News in Manufacturing.001
    IE manufacturing keeps growing

    Manufacturing in the Inland Empire continued to grow during August. The region’s purchasing managers index was 61 last month, up from 58.3 in July, according to data released Tuesday by the Institute of Applied Research and Policy...

    • Posted September 6, 2017
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