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December job growth slows amid slide in retail jobs

But pick-up in monthly wage gains points to labour market strength that may lead Fed to raise interest rates in March

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US job growth slowed more than expected in December amid a decline in retail employment, but a pick-up in monthly wage gains pointed to labour market strength that could pave the way for the Federal Reserve to increase interest rates in March.

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US job growth slowed more than expected in December amid a decline in retail employment, but a pick-up in monthly wage gains pointed to labour market strength that could pave the way for the Federal Reserve to increase interest rates in March.

Nonfarm payrolls increased...

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