All posts tagged "Economy"

  • U.S. add jobs, unemployment rate stays flat
    U.S. job market stays strong

    The U.S. economy added 313,000 jobs in February, and the nation’s unemployment rate remained at 4.1 percent, according to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The jobs added in February far exceeded January when...

    • Posted March 19, 2018
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  • Solid Job Growth in December
    Inland region boosts state job growth

    California is outdistancing the nation in job growth, in part because of the number of jobs being added in the Inland Empire, according to a report recently released. The two-county region, along with the San Joaquin Valley...

    • Posted March 15, 2018
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  • Unemployment, Jobs Both Rise
    IE unemployment rate up slightly

    The Inland Empire recorded a 4.5 percent unemployment rate in January, up from a revised 4.2 percent in December, according to data released Wednesday. That was well below the 5.8 percent January jobless rate that was predicted...

    • Posted March 10, 2018
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  • Inland Manufacturing No Longer Growing
    Inland manufacturing stays hot

    Manufacturing in the Inland Empire refuses to slow down. The region’s purchasing managers index in February was 59.1, two points higher than it was in January and well above the 50 benchmark that determines whether manufacturing is...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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    U.S. jobless claims take record drop

    The number of U.S. residents filing for unemployment benefits fell last week to its lowest level in more than 48 years, according to data released Friday. Claims for state unemployment benefits dropped to 210,000, a seasonally adjusted...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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  • IE business activity keeps climbing

    Business activity in the Inland Empire grew 3.5 percent year-over-year during the fourth quarter of 2017, according to a report. That was a little faster than the rise in the U.S. gross domestic product – 2.5 percent...

    • Posted February 26, 2018
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