LATEST US DATA

US EMPLOYERS added the most workers in 10 months as wage gains accelerated and labour force participation jumped, reflecting a robust job market that nevertheless faces mounting risks in 2019.

[WASHINGTON] US job creation rocketed higher last month, a jolt of unexpected good news for President Donald Trump as his economic agenda comes under increasing strain.

FROM Jan 7, people involved in an employment dispute will be able to file their claims online instead of having to go to the State Courts.

A NEW generation of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions will prove themselves in 2019. They will build new trust, urgency and understanding of what 'AI' actually is, and just how much it...

THE dollar fell against the euro on Friday, after data showed US employers hired fewer workers than forecast in November, raising worries that US growth is moderating and the Federal Reserve may stop...

[WASHINGTON] Hiring by private US firms slowed in November and may have peaked, as companies that produce goods and services brought on fewer workers, according to a monthly survey released Thursday.

INVESTORS primed for moderation in the US labour market may be surprised by the strength of November's jobs report, though some cooling is still likely in 2019...

THE BOTTOM LINE

PRESIDENT Trump, do yourself a favour. Stop attacking the Federal Reserve and its chairman, Jerome Powell (yes, the same Mr Powell you nominated). The result would be better for you, better for Mr...

A GREATER share of younger and older Singapore residents were employed in 2018, and the average full-time worker enjoyed faster income growth, with the labour market improving as economic growth...

COMMENTARY

FOR many companies, especially multinationals, supply chains are key drivers of efficiency, speed and agility, and, therefore, critical to long-term competitiveness. But while Industry 4.0-driven...