All posts tagged "Economy"
Growth of Inland manufacturing slows
The Inland Empire’s manufacturing sector continued to grow in April, but at a slower pace than it has in previous months, according to a report. The region’s purchasing managers index was 52.8, down from 57.9 in March,...
- Posted May 4, 2019
SB County’s workforce is strong, but it needs to get stronger
That’s the conclusion of recent study, which found that there are too many residents who could be working that aren’t. However, the analysis is optimistic about the county’s future. San Bernardino County’s workforce is strong enough to...
- Posted April 15, 2019
Despite a tight labor market, Inland Empire wages are expected to keep growing
With no sign of a recession on the horizon the local economy is expected to stay strong for awhile, although not enough houses being built will remain an issue, according to a UC Riverside report. There’s much...
- Posted April 8, 2019
IE manufacturing keeps growing
Inland Empire manufacturing rose slightly in March, according to data released Monday. The region’s monthly purchasing managers index was 57.9, a healthy increase from the 53.9 recorded in February, the Institute of Applied Research and Policy Analysis...
- Posted April 3, 2019
Slight uptick in state jobless rate
California’s unemployment rate increased to 4.2 percent in January, as the state added only 3,000 jobs during the first month of the year. That represented a slight increase from a revise 4.1 percent in December, according to...
- Posted March 12, 2019
Study says the Inland Empire isn’t creating enough good jobs
The report, by a renowned think tank, says that trend must be reversed if the region’s economy is to keep growing. The Inland Empire produces its share of jobs, but not enough that provide middle-class wages, benefits...
- Posted March 11, 2019