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Employment report: The Americas (April 2014)

April 18, 2014

Winter weather may have hampered employment in the first few months of 2014, but nations have posted strong recoveries in the past month.

Employment report: Asia (April 2014)

April 18, 2014

Asian nations have experienced an economic boost in the first quarter of 2014, with a number of the region's top-performing countries reporting increased employment and production.

Employment report: Europe, the Middle East and North Africa (April 2014)

April 18, 2014

While employment reports are not their highest in North Africa or the Middle East, government officials from both regions have placed a great deal of emphasis on job creation for the next quarter.

Chicago focuses on job growth among younger citizens

April 17, 2014

Youth employment has been a hot-button topic for lawmakers in the Chicago area, with dismal job figures in January inspiring a number of industry leaders to search for ways they can help raise numbers among younger citizens.

Oil production in Texas reaches milestone

April 16, 2014

Texas is known for its oil and gas industry, and according to the recently released Texas Petro Index, the state's performance in this sector has never been stronger.

Obama announces $600 million grant to spur job growth

April 16, 2014

President Barack Obama announced that the government will be distributing $600 million to help improve, attract and train new employees.

Alaska experienced record-high employment last summer

April 15, 2014

States continue to post improved employment situations, with some regions reporting their highest job numbers since the Great Recession.

Firm brings wealth of jobs to Ireland

April 15, 2014

Employment in Ireland has surged recently, with several companies announcing expansions within the country's borders.

Drink producer brings packaging jobs to Indianapolis

April 15, 2014

Manufacturing, distribution and construction jobs are set to come to Indianapolis soon, as drink manufacturer Heartland Food Products Group recently unveiled its plans to move into the area.

Turbine to bring 1,000 jobs to the UK

April 14, 2014

Job creation remains strong in the U.K. as German-based firm Siemens recently announced its plans to expand into the wind industry.