Search


You have searched for "US payrolls"

Showing 51-60 of 1578

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance


Business 08 Jun 2015 | 12:00 AM

Robust US jobs growth

WASHINGTON: US job growth accelerated sharply in May and wages picked up, signs of strong momentum in the economy that bolster prospects for a Federal Reserve interest rate hike in September. Non-farm payrolls increased 280,000 last month, the largest gain since December, the Labour Department said.

Business 08 Apr 2019 | 12:48 AM

Asia shares at seven-month peak as China talks stimulus(Update)

SYDNEY: Asian shares inched up to seven-month highs on Monday as investors cheered a rebound in U.S. payrolls and hints of more stimulus in China, though there was some caution ahead of what is likely to be a tough U.S. earnings season

Markets 08 Mar 2019 | 10:33 PM

US, Global stocks, dollar fall as global growth worries mount

NEW YORK: Global stocks lost ground on Friday and the dollar softened for the first time in eight sessions after a disappointing U.S. payrolls report exacerbated concerns that the world economy was slowing.

Business 07 Jul 2016 | 10:55 PM

World stocks rise

NEW YORK: Equities markets rose worldwide on a bump from positive U.S. data, though U.S. stocks and long-dated Treasury yields fell along with oil prices amid investor caution ahead of Friday's U.S. nonfarm payrolls report for June

Business 29 Jun 2013 | 8:14 AM

Wall Street Week Ahead: Fed fears may be gone but brace for volatility

NEW YORK: Panic selling on fears of an early exit of the U.S. Federal Reserve's stimulus efforts may be over, but the stock market may still face wild intraday swings as investors scramble to position themselves for Friday's payrolls report.

Business 22 Oct 2013 | 10:22 AM

Rubber -Tokyo futures inch down as U.S. Crude tumbles

TOKYO: Key TOCOM rubber futures inched down on Tuesday as U.S. crude oil futures tumbled below US$99 a barrel, with investors looking to U.S. payrolls data for clues on the outlook for the world's biggest economy.

Business 03 Jul 2015 | 6:58 AM

US$ off after data, global stocks flat; Greek vote eyed

NEW YORK: The U.S. dollar index fell from a three-week high on Thursday as a weaker than expected U.S. payrolls report lowered chances of a U.S. interest rate hike come September, while Wall Street and world stock markets ended little changed after a volatile week.

Business 01 Jul 2013 | 12:00 AM

Fears over Fed early exit may be gone

NEW YORK: Panic selling on fears of an early exit of the US Federal Reserve’s stimulus efforts may be over, but the stock market may still face wild intraday swings as investors scramble to position themselves for Friday’s payrolls report.

Business 04 Nov 2013 | 8:16 AM

Asian shares eke out gains, dollar holds firm (Update)

SYDNEY: Asian stocks eased on Monday in sluggish trade as investors chose discretion over valour ahead of central bank meetings in Europe and the always-critical U.S. payrolls report.

Economy 03 Jul 2014 | 11:28 AM

Asian stocks inch down, US jobs data enthral

TOKYO: Asian stocks inched down from a three-year high in range-bound trading on Thursday, with investors waiting for US non-farm payrolls report to see if the economy is gaining momentum.