The US economy created 4.8 million jobs in June, a record

The US economy created 4.8 million jobs in June – a month-long record – thanks to the reopening of shops, bars and restaurants, which led to a larger-than-expected drop in unemployment, announced Thursday the Labor Department. The unemployment rate stood at 11.1% compared to 13.3% in May. Analysts expected a rate of 12.6%. “These improvements […]

the impact of the health crisis on the labor market faded in April

The requests for authorization of partial unemployment went from 12.4 million to 11.8 million in April according to figures published Wednesday May 20 by the Ministry of Labor, signing the start “ a decline “, According to the Minister of Labor, Muriel Pénicaud, when asked about CNews. → READ. Coronavirus: the tide of short-time working […]

The job market at half mast

The INSEE must make known this Thursday May 7 its estimate of salaried employment at 1er quarter 2020. March will be particularly scrutinized to gain a better understanding of the impact of the coronavirus epidemic on the labor market, which has slowed considerably. The frames are maintained Not all sectors and all levels are affected […]

Where real estate prices will go up

7.5.2020 – Owners of apartments can count on substantial increases in value in many regions, especially in the metropolises, in southern Germany and in the northwest. In contrast, there is a risk of losses in eastern Germany. The corona crisis appears to have little impact on the real estate market. This shows a forecast that […]

Where real estate is expensive and where it is cheap

7.4.2020 – The development of the purchase price of used condominiums in German regions is shown in the “Housing Atlas 2020”. The trend: prices rose in 90 percent of counties and cities. The reason given for this is that interest rates are low, while demand is high and supply is scarce. ADVERTISING Concrete gold remains […]

Survey: Few don’t expect long-term problems

April 17, 2020 – In a survey by KSV1870, two thirds of around 1,100 companies speak of the strong or very strong effects of the corona crisis on their economic situation. The proportion of those who rate their business situation as good or very good has halved within a few weeks. In every second company, […]

Stock Exchange: Asia closes positively. Oil prices rise – Economy

Asian stock exchanges close higher pending OPEC meeting+ and US labor market data. In the background, investors’ fears about the crisis triggered by the coronavirus always remain. Central Bank of Japan (Boj) governor Haruhiko Kuroda has announced that the institution will continue its accommodative monetary policy. Tokyo (-0.04%) stores transactions flat. On the foreign exchange […]

Insurers should suspend dividend payments – VersicherungsJournal Österreich

6.4.2020 – Non-mandatory dividend payments and share buybacks should be suspended as far as possible, variable remuneration should be applied conservatively and postponed if necessary. This is what Eiopa and FMA suggest to insurance companies. Distribute dividends – yes or no? In the wake of the Corona crisis, this question has become the subject of […]

‘Quarter of students deteriorates position on the labor market with study break’ | NOW

The number of university students who do not immediately start a master after completing their Bachelor’s degree has more than doubled in the last ten years, according to figures from the Education Executive Agency (DUO) that Pointer and Fresh! have requested. According to the employers’ organization VNO-NCW and the National Student Union (LSVb), the study […]

So that the robot recognizes who owns what and when

Human-Machine Interaction Changing functions of objects pose an unsolved problem for machines: a laboratory robot, for example, does not know which tool can be assigned to which employee. The three research areas of the DFKI Laboratory in Lower Saxony are therefore working together for the first time on a solution in the form of dynamic […]