The Australian Bureau of Statistics reported on Thursday that the number of employed people rose by in August, blowing past expectations for a 15,000 gain.
Australia's employment picture improved in August for the sixth month running, as employers continued to add payrolls at a brisk pace.
The level of job creation was more than three times higher than what was expected by most economists, pushing the Australian dollar back above 80 USA cents upon its 11:30am (AEST) release. Since August 2016, full-time employment has increased by 251,200 persons, while part-time employment has increased by 74,500 persons.
Meanwhile, over the past year, trend employment increased by 307,300 persons (or 2.6%).
Oakland's Blue Bottle sells majority stake to Nestle
Nestle is expanding its position in the USA coffee market with the acquisition of a majority stake in Blue Bottle Coffee. Many of its shops are in the Bay Area, but it has expanded to cities such as NY and Tokyo.
"ABS Labour force figures for August show employment has increased for the eleventh consecutive month, demonstrating the underlying strength in the labour market and highlighting the success of the (federal) government's comprehensive economic plan", Cash said. This is the highest it has been since February 2013.
The participation rate ticked up to 65.3 percent - exceeding expectations for 65.1 percent, which would have been unchanged.
In a separate media release, also published on Thursday, Michaelia Cash said that employment remains at record high levels.
Nationally, the unemployment rate was steady at 5.6 per cent. That was more than triple the rate forecast by economists.
On Sunday, the police department shared a photo of a group of three adorable officers on the job - and the Internet freaked. While law enforcement officers are known to protect and serve, these officers also pose.
Finally, Riverhead Capital Management LLC increased its holdings in shares of United Natural Foods by 80.6% in the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company reissued a "hold" rating on shares of United Natural Foods in a research note on Tuesday, June 6th.
Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK boosted its stake in shares of NXP Semiconductors N.V.by 0.5% during the 1st quarter. (NYSE:ALV). Towle & Co decreased its stake in Titan Machinery Inc (TITN) by 36.38% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.
The four-year-old prince is now attending the school on a half-day basis and was not present at the time of the event. She was then taken to a south London police station - where she remains in custody.
But the tax bill's writers need the budget and its revenue targets so they can lay out all the specific details. A chief goal of the effort will be to spark economic growth, he said in an AP Newsmaker interview.
The score ranges from zero to six where a 0 would indicate no evidence of book cooking, and a 6 would indicate a high likelihood. Los Angeles Capital Mgmt & Equity holds 0.08% or 138,623 shares in its portfolio. 1St Global Advsrs reported 11,768 shares.
Hbk Lp reported 0.39% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD). (NASDAQ:UTEK). 1.22 million are held by Ameriprise. The Berkshire Asset Management Llc holds 92,351 shares with $11.24 million value, up from 89,179 last quarter.
The fund owned 337,704 shares of the media conglomerate's stock after purchasing an additional 140,129 shares during the quarter. Finally, BidaskClub raised Time Warner from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st.
I haven't got a clue why the referee saw an offside. "It doesn't look good with his teeth and that hurts us as well", he said . Second half was a lot better, we could have score two or three times more .
Regentatlantic Capital Limited Liability Corporation reported 0.19% in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM). Jarislowsky Fraser Limited invested in 284,226 shares. 0 funds opened positions while 1 raised stakes.
Catherine security guard shot himself
And police have publicly said there is no threat to the public. "We didn't have the confidence in the description to act on it". The campus was placed on lockdown after the incident while a campus-wide and building-to-building search was conducted.
State adds 10800 jobs, unemployment rate at 4.2 percent
During August, more than 5,000 jobs were added in retail trade, construction and transportation, warehousing and utilities. Labor and Workforce Development Secretary Rosalin Acosta said the state has added 57,400 jobs in the previous year .
Ghost Recon Wildlands: See the New Ghost War PvP Mode in Action
There will be an open beta for Ghost Recon Wildlands' new PvP mode from September 21st through the 25th, Ubisoft announced today. Everyone likes a bit of PvP from time to time, and if the game is mostly about shooting people, that is even more expected.
McDermott recalls knowledge of Panthers ahead of Sunday game
He joins a thin linebacker group consisting of three rookie backups, including Tanner Vallejo, who is sidelined by a knee injury. Jelani Jenkins was signed earlier this week, in a move which seemed to be met with mostly positivity from Buffalo Bills fans.