Tag: unemployment


US job market faces slow growth

The US is the world’s biggest economy. However, the beginning of 2018 saw it faced with difficulties in its labour market with slow growth rates and a static level of unemployment. The US Department of Labour reported that the previous month of March saw the number of jobs available on the market stand at only…


The Finance Roundup

One percent pay cap to be lifted on public sector workers. After mounting pressure to increase pay rises in the public sector, the government has decided to remove the one percent pay cap that has been imposed since 2013. Police officers will get a 1.7 percent rise and a one percent bonus, whilst prison officers…