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Squeeze on real wages continues but employment on the up

Squeeze on real wages continues but employment on the up

Again, this is the joint lowest rate since 1975. There were 32.21 million people in work, 102,000 more than for June to August 2017 and 415,000 more than for a year earlier. This means wages still lag inflation which was recorded at 3% for December. In November, headline inflation was 3.1 percent. Vacancies hit the highest level since comparable records began in 2001, up 60,000 on a year earlier at 810,000.


Sessions Puts Pressure On Sanctuary Cities

Sessions Puts Pressure On Sanctuary Cities

On Wednesday, the Justice Department threatened to sue almost two dozen jurisdictions - including the state of California, New York City , and Chicago - if they failed to provide documents showing whether they restricted information sharing with federal immigration authorities.


Intel tells customers to skip buggy patches for Spectre and Meltdown

Intel tells customers to skip buggy patches for Spectre and Meltdown

Regular computer users don't have a lot to worry about, but operations managers at cloud companies and data centers have done little else in 2018 but worry about these security issues and the performance impact of the patches created to mitigate those issues.


Cypress Asset Management Inc. TX Lowers Position in Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB)

Cypress Asset Management Inc. TX Lowers Position in Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB)

VANGUARD GROUP INC raised its stake in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) by 1.32% during the September 2017 quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. (NASDAQ:PEP). 4,175 are held by Arbor Investment Advisors Limited Company. Among 11 analysts covering Celestica ( NYSE:CLS ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 8 Hold.


PSU banks to get Rs 88139 crores in fresh funding

PSU banks to get Rs 88139 crores in fresh funding

The recapitalisation package will also create Rs 5,00,000 crore of incremental lending capacity, which can catalyse the revival of the capital investment cycle in India, banks and rating agencies said. Around 11 banks, which are on the RBI's critical watch list for corrective action, garnered the lion's share of Rs 52,311 crore. The financial secretary said these reforms will facilitate ease of banking and encourage clean business.


Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) To Release Earnings

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) To Release Earnings

The stock increased 1.30% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $42.99. About 47,293 shares traded. It has outperformed by 12.26% the S&P500. The cable company reported revenue of $21.03 billion in the fourth quarter of 2016. Ftb Inc has invested 0.58% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ).