Posts Tagged ‘labour market’

World’s happiest country gets a reality check on job creation

HELSINKI • Finland is ranked the world’s happiest country, but its population is ageing faster than most and that’s putting pressure on ...

UK wages grow at fastest pace since 2008 in tight labour market

LONDON • Britons are enjoying the strongest wage growth since the financial crisis a decade ago as the labour market tightens.
Average earnings ...

UK wages climb more than forecast in tight labour market

LONDON • UK wage growth accelerated over the summer amid the lowest jobless rate in more than four decades.
Earnings excluding bonuses rose an annual ...
Dr Zakariah Abdul Rashid

MIER: Labour market faces structural issues

ED says it is not a healthy labour market as it pays very little in nominal income to workers
By MARK RAO/ Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Malaysia’s labour ...

Australia’s jobless rate falls to lowest in more than 4 years

SYDNEY • Australia’s jobless rate unexpectedly fell in October as fewer people sought work, while full-time positions that have driven ...