Trump plan would shift immigration focus to ‘merit’

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 17 May 2019 10:55:26 +0000

Trump plan would shift immigration focus to 'merit'

WASHINGTON – Unveiling a new immigration plan, President Donald Trump said Thursday he wanted to provide a sharp contrast with Democrats, and he did — aiming to upend decades of family-based immigration policy with a new approach that favors younger, “totally brilliant,” high-skilled workers he says won’t compete for American jobs.

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Palace vows to create more jobs through more foreign investments

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Wed, 08 May 2019 11:54:49 +0000

The government assured the public its commitment to create more jobs by attracting more foreign investments in the Philippines, Malacañang said Wednesday.

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Over 1.3 M Filipinos to benefit from new law for first-time jobseekers annually — Angara

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 07 May 2019 07:19:04 +0000

Senator Sonny Angara said Tuesday the new law waiving fees on documents needed by first-time jobseekers will give financial relief to over one million Filipinos annually.

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Palace: Anti-government protests may spook foreign investors

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Wed, 01 May 2019 04:54:10 +0000

Palace: Anti-government protests may spook foreign investors

MANILA, Philippines – The anti-government protests of labor groups could “scare away foreign investors,” Malacañang said Wednesday, as it slammed them for blaming government for the lack of jobs in the country.

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‘Build, Build, Build’ not an effective job-creating program — Ibon

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 08:42:48 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte’s flagship infrastructure program “Build, Build, Build” which is also expected to create jobs for Filipinos is not an effective job-creating program, an economic research think tank said Sunday.

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Hiring rebounds as US employers add a solid 196,000 jobs

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 16:04:34 +0000

Hiring rebounds as US employers add a solid 196,000 jobs

WASHINGTON – Hiring in the United States rebounded in March as U.S. employers added a solid 196,000 jobs, up sharply from February’s scant gain and evidence that many businesses still want to hire despite signs that the economy is slowing.

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US adds 196,000 jobs in March; unemployment steady at 3.8%

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 13:38:09 +0000

US adds 196,000 jobs in March; unemployment steady at 3.8%

US job creation came back to life in March, with a hiring surge in healthcare, bars and restaurants, government data showed Friday.

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Musicians brace for Brexit disharmony

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:10:44 +0000

Musicians brace for Brexit disharmony

As the Brexit saga reaches a crescendo, classical musicians based in Britain fear that a disorderly divorce could threaten their European livelihood and stunt the development of potential maestros.

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