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Jobs report: what about the economy

The economy is on the road to recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, rattled by inflation or causing disappointment over job creation, depending on who you talk to. It’s probably all three, and what is happening from month to month seems like a surprise. This element of unpredictability might be the …

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Hard-to-Find Christmas Trees in Lycoming County | News, Sports, Jobs

Tebbs Retail Director Rachel Livermore (Williamsport) cites the 2008 economic crisis as one of the main reasons for the Christmas tree shortage that many are currently experiencing Santa may need additional guidance this year as Lycoming County has suffered a shortage of Christmas trees. Local Christmas tree vendors such as …

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WATCH: Biden reflects on positive November jobs report

US President Joe Biden praised the jobs report released Friday morning, saying it showed “America is back to work.” Watch Biden’s remarks in the player above. Speaking from the White House shortly after the Labor Department’s report was released, Biden touted the “incredible news” that the US unemployment rate fell …

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US Equity Futures Outperform Jobs Data, As Biden Tightens Travel Rules As Omicron Spreads; oil rises by 3%

Wall Street Sign Brendan McDermid / Reuters U.S. futures wobbled Friday ahead of monthly employment data, as Omicron’s cases spread. Oil rebounded after OPEC + signaled it was ready to adjust production if the Omicron variant hit demand. The dollar strengthened against various currencies, including the Turkish lira and the …

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The November jobs report is crucial. Look at the labor force participation rate.

Text size Joe Raedle / Getty Images Given Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s recent pivot to a more hawkish stance on inflation, November’s jobs report is even more important than it otherwise would have been. Investors will learn on Friday morning how the labor shortage in the United States has …

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Northeast offshore specialist Smulders to create 250 jobs in large wind farm project

North Tyneside’s Smulders company is set to create hundreds of new jobs as part of a consortium that will supply parts for a large offshore wind farm. The Moray West Wind Farm marks the second phase of a historic renewable energy project in the outer Moray Firth, with planning permission …

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Powell River paper mill closes, affecting more than 200 jobs

More than 200 employees at a paper mill are out of work, effective immediately, as Paper Excellence announced the indefinite closure of operations at its Catalyst Paper tiskwat mill in Powell River. Paper Excellence announced the plant’s closure on Wednesday, citing the the continued contraction of global paper markets and …

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Are we in a cold civil war? | News, Sports, Jobs

Omicron, a recent variant of COVID is emerging in the world. We already fear its implications. Will the vaccine be effective against her? How will shipping and supply chain issues be affected? It looks like the COVID saga will never end. As governments strive for “control” of something they can’t, …

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The fire that destroyed Ripley’s house was deemed accidental | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo of Fuller Hose Co. No. 1 Firefighters are pictured Monday afternoon in the town of Ripley. A fire that destroyed a house on Shaver Street has been declared accidental. By ÉRIC TICHY etichy@post-journal.com RIPLEY – A woman was rescued from her burning house by a volunteer firefighter and Good …

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Petsource by Scoular Plans to Triple Capacity and Add 80 Jobs with $ 75 Million Expansion |

SEWARD, Neb., November 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Just one year after launching operations, Petsource by Scoular provides a $ 75 million expansion that will triple its production capacity to meet the growing demand for freeze-dried pet food. Petsource’s expansion of its Seward The manufacturing plant, announced on Tuesday, …

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Elanco Animal Health to cut 380 jobs and cut top management by 20% as part of restructuring

Elanco Animal Health Inc. ELAN, -0.10% said on Tuesday it would cut around 380 jobs globally as part of a restructuring aimed at simplifying the organizational structure of the animal health business and focusing investments in priority areas. The job cuts, which represent around 3.7% of the workforce at the …

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Raimondo associates chips with use, calls for speedy House approval

Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo made an emergency trip to Detroit to boost government investment in the semiconductor industry, a move that is quickly becoming a key issue for Democrats. Raimondo urged Congress to pass legislation that would spend an estimated $ 52 billion on chipmaking in the United States in …

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Business files | News, Sports, Jobs

MUSEUM HOSTS WORKSHOP: The Youngstown Historic Center of Industry and Labor will be hosting a free workshop on the Grant Writing and Funding Toolkit for Small Organizations at 1 p.m. Saturday. Meghan Reed, director of the Trumbull County Historical Society, in attendance. The center at 151 W. Wood St., adjacent …

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Law on investment in infrastructure and employment: How will you be affected?

The most ambitious expenditure budget in the renewal of transport, communication between communities and the electricity network is ready to take action. However, this is how the Law on investment in infrastructure and employment will benefit and affect you. November 15 President Joe Biden enacted the Law on Investment in …

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Working hard on housing in BE | News, Sports, Jobs

This duplex on Blue Stem Drive in a new housing estate is owned by Blue Earth HRA. Housing is integral to the success of any community. After all, the growth of a community depends on its ability to attract and retain residents, and residents will only come if they have …

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Americans quit their jobs and women lead the way

Image source: Getty Images The pandemic has inspired many people to make changes. For some, this meant consolidating their finances and building savings. For others it meant to buy a house, sell a house or move to a whole new part of the country. And then there are the millions …

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More jobs, investments to come in NC as Thermo Fisher continues to grow

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK – Thermo Fisher Scientific, a global provider of products and services that support the life sciences, continues to expand its presence in North Carolina. Even as the company expands some of its existing facilities in the state, it now plans to build a 375,000 square foot manufacturing …

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Economic plan saved 1.3 million jobs, according to FG

Posted November 27, 2021 The federal government’s economic sustainability plan to cushion the effects of COVID-19 has saved 1.3 million jobs. The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Prince Clem Agba, said this during an engagement at Lagos City Hall with the beneficiaries of the programs and projects …

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Stores launch Black Friday but pandemic woes persist | News, Sports, Jobs

Black Friday shoppers, wearing face masks, carry bags at Citadel Outlets in Commerce, Calif. On Friday, November 26, 2021. (AP Photo / Ringo HW Chiu) NEW YORK (AP) – Retailers are expected to usher in the unofficial start of the holiday shopping season on Friday with larger crowds than last …

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MNR study sheds light on factors influencing deer abundance | News, Sports, Jobs

Nick Wilson / Daily Mining Gazette A white-tailed deer stands among high bushes. HOUGHTON – In the Upper Peninsula, where wilderness and wildlife are a crucial part of daily life and commerce, white-tailed deer are a revered species. Management decisions affecting the deer herd are closely watched and frequently debated …

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Thousands of warehouse jobs are offered as Black Friday is expected to be the busiest EVER

WHILE you’re busy shopping this Black Friday, others are dropping. Experts say it could be the country’s busiest shopping day, with billions in sales over the weekend and an additional 82,000 trucks and vans on the roads making deliveries. 5 The country’s supply chain industry is hiring thousands of new …

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Wailuku’s local small businesses at the center of the event | News, Sports, Jobs

Rooted in Wailuku, co-owner Ashley Schenk (right) assists Maria Oxenford of Happy Valley on Wednesday. “I’ve been using their products for two months now,” Oxenford said. “It changed my life.” Rooted in Wailuku will be one of 14 participating businesses in “Shop the Street”, an event to promote local small …

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Nearly 600,000 cybersecurity-related job offers were listed over 12 months

New CyberSeek data reveals that there were 597,767 job postings online for cybersecurity-related positions in the 12 months from October 2020 to September 2021. Employers are looking for cybersecurity professionals at all stages of their career path; from entry-level cybersecurity specialists (8,889 jobs) to mid-level cybersecurity analysts (27,919) to advanced …

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Powell’s historic bet: ignoring inflation to create jobs

Powell, newly appointed by President Joe Biden for a second term, would disappoint many progressives and Fed watchers if he chose to curb the central bank’s efforts to stimulate the economy. But pressure will also intensify for the Fed to raise interest rates if price hikes continue. “The big challenges …

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Wintrust Business Luncheon 11/23/21: Jobs Return to Chicago, Supply Chain Disruptions Affect Canned Cranberries, and ZooLights Return to Lincoln Park Zoo | WGN 720 radio

Posted: November 23, 2021 / 4:38 PM CST / Update: November 23, 2021 / 4:38 PM CST CARVER, MA – OCTOBER 22: Cranberries are harvested at Weston Cranberry Farm on October 22, 2004 in Carver, Massachusetts. Most of the world’s cranberries are harvested on 37,000 acres in five states, with …

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Walgreens Announces $ 30 Million Distribution Center in Missouri, Creating 200 New Jobs in Area

By JACKSON HICKS Click here for updates on this story LIBERTY, Missouri (KCTV) – Walgreens and the Kansas City Area Development Council today announced plans to open a new subway micro-realization center, bringing in hundreds of new jobs. The $ 30 million, over 65,000 square foot facility will serve as …

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Walgreens Announces $ 30 Million Distribution Center in Liberty, Creating 200 New Jobs in Area | New

LIBERTY, MO (KCTV) – Walgreens and the Kansas City Area Development Council today announced plans to open a new micro-fulfillment center in the subway, bringing hundreds of new jobs. The $ 30 million, over 65,000 square foot facility will serve as a dedicated micro-fulfillment center for retail prescription orders and …

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How are jobs recovering in California and North Bay during the pandemic?

If you work in the recreation and hospitality industry – hotels, restaurants, the arts and entertainment – you know only too well the toll the pandemic has taken on the state’s hardest-hit industry. But now, the industry that relies the most on bringing people together is picking up jobs faster …

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Macy’s and Kohl’s Post Strong Results Ahead of Holiday | News, Sports, Jobs

A woman arrives at a Kohl’s store in West Des Moines, Iowa on February 25, 2021. Kohl’s posted strong fiscal third quarter results on Thursday, November 18, as shoppers resume shopping for dresses and other products who fell to the bottom of the shopping list when the pandemic struck. (AP …

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Andrews government’s lumber jobs debacle continues

The Victorian lumber industry is facing a new crisis as contractors and lumber workers were fired last week due to more recent harvest injunctions imposed by VicForests. The lumber workers union held urgent talks with logging contractors and their national association on Friday about the hundreds of workers laid off …

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NEO Team Report Shows Employers Need To Be Creative To Fill Positions

For five years now, Team NEO has collected, analyzed and reported on the imbalance between supply and demand for labor in Northeast Ohio, and each of these annual reports has arrived at the same conclusion: the region needs more skilled workers. “The reality is that five years later the results …

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Barcello on his way to the Cougars | News, Sports, Jobs

BYU’s Alex Barcello flexes after hitting a big blow late in the game against San Diego State at the Marriott Center on Friday, November 12, 2021. (Photo courtesy BYU) It’s likely that BYU’s Alex Barcello won’t play much on Saturday against NAIA school Central Methodist. After opening the season with …

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4 Reasons To Shop For Small Businesses News, Sports, Jobs

When you think of holiday shopping, you probably think of big box retailers before your neighborhood bookstore or antique store. But in an era of widespread supply chain disruption and inflation, neglected small businesses deserve our attention. Enter Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday is an annual event created by …

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Under Biden, This Thanksgiving May Break the Bank | News, Sports, Jobs

Overcook the turkey. Make sure there is enough food for each guest. The in-laws go beyond their welcome. These are the typical concerns we think about during the Thanksgiving holidays. But this year, due to the reckless policies of President Biden and the Washington Democrats, skyrocketing inflation and a supply …

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SC service workers quit, change jobs and industry

Baker Adrian Baldwin works nights at Benjamin’s Bakery in Surfside Beach, South Carolina, September 30, 2021. JLEE@THESUNNEWS.COM Myrtle Beach, South Carolina It’s hard to find a place in Myrtle Beach, or even much of South Carolina, that doesn’t have a restaurant with a “help wanted” sign hanging on the window. …

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Biofuels company could create 20 permanent jobs and $ 1.8 million in tax revenue

A growing biofuel producer has officially chosen a site in Beaumont as the new home for what he calls the “Spindletop Plant”. Arbor Renewable Gas has set its sights on a 53-acre industrial park property on Texas 347 on the border of Beaumont and Nederland. “Just as the Spindletop region …

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Stock market today: Dow Jones rises ahead of jobs data as oil drops and Nvidia rises

Text size Markets are still waiting to see if Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell will be reappointed. Sarah Silbiger / Getty Images Shares were higher on Thursday, led by the tech sector. Two big names in the industry were on the rise. Future for the Dow Jones Industrial Average showed …

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Jachym has touched the lives of young and old | News, Sports, Jobs

OBSERVER Photo by Scott Kindberg This framed, autographed photo of Arnold Palmer, which was presented to John Jachym in 1990, was donated to the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame. EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article first appeared on May 11, 2005, just days after former South Dayton resident John Jachym passed …

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Executive Decree on the Implementation of the Law on Investments in Infrastructure and Employment

By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and laws of the United States of America, and in order to effectively implement the historic infrastructure investments of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (the Act), it is hereby ordered that: Section 1. Background. The Infrastructure Investment and …

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SC will create hundreds of new jobs as the company expands

COLOMBIA, SC A company that manufactures products for several industries, including homeland security and defense, on Tuesday announced plans to establish operations in South Carolina, the governor’s office said. Elbit Systems of America, LLC, a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd., said the project will create about 300 new jobs in …

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No way, Mr. President | News, Sports, Jobs

Children wait with their families to receive the first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine Thursday afternoon in the lobby of the Trumbull County Combined Health District office on Chestnut Avenue in Warren. The district hosted its first pediatric vaccination clinic and offered $ 100 Visa gift cards to children …

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Jobs in demand due to the global supply chain crisis

After the economic rebound experienced after the devastating effects of covid-19, the global supply chain is in a precarious position. This means that people have to pay much more for goods and services while waiting much longer for their arrival. However, with every crisis comes opportunities, such as the many …

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Let’s find our way back | News, Sports, Jobs

The US Congress has yet to come to an agreement on a $ 1 trillion infrastructure bill. Pending their decision, Hawaii will officially welcome visitors to the islands on November 1. Could it be our “back to normal?” Should it be? Before the global pandemic changed everything in March 2020, …

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KEEP SUPERIOR CLEANLINESS | News, Sports, Jobs

Local diver Don Fassbender is shown underwater. (Photo courtesy of Don Fassbender via 8-18 Media) Don Fassbender, an extraordinary local diver, has dedicated his diving career to keeping the “Fresh Coast” Costs. Fassbender started scuba diving 30 years ago because he wanted to see what was under the waves of …

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Scary street | News, Sports, Jobs

Jessica Koth | Daily Press Halloween is almost here and there are plenty of houses in the area set up to accommodate trick-or-treaters. This house and others can be found on South 14th Street in Escanaba. Jessica Koth | Daily Press Halloween is almost here and there are plenty of …

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Thanksgiving staples in short supply | News, Sports, Jobs

Traditional Thanksgiving staples like turkeys and hams are expected to be quickly gobbled up this year as disruptions to the global supply chain continue. When Brock Holland, owner of Holland Brothers Quality Meat and Catering in Duncansville, wanted to order 60 cases of turkey breasts in anticipation of the Thanksgiving …

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