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IE Joblessness Still High Compared with Other Markets

Jobs report could be bad for IE

The Inland Empire’s unemployment rate may be improving, but it still has work to do in order to get where it needs to be. During October, of the 51 U.S.metropolitan areas with a population of one million or more, the Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario market had the highest unemployment rate – 6.4 …

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IE posts major jobs gain

inland empire jobs

The Inland Empire added 52,600 jobs between January 2014 and January of this year, the state of California has announced. That was nearly a 4.2 percent increase in all jobs not related to agriculture, according to data released Tuesday by the state Employment Development Department. “It’s a solid number,” said …

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National retail sales stay solid

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July was a strong month for U.S. retail. Sales were up 5.4 percent year-over-year, according to data released Thursday by the International Council of Shopping Centers. That increase was particularly impressive given that sales rose 4.2 percent in July 2013, which created a “tough comparison” for this year, said Jesse …

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