Middle East

Gaza: More women join workforce despite high unemployment

There are nearly two million people in Gaza, of which 52 percent are jobless. However, the number of women at work has risen by 26 percent.

Gaza: More women join workforce despite high unemployment

Risking it all

Venezuela's Fuel Traffickers on the Fringes

Faced with a collapsing economy, some risk smuggling fuel to Colombia while dodging Venezuelan soldiers at the border.

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Deutsche Bank plans to cut up to 20,000 jobs

Next week, the German bank plans to start telling its employees who among them will no longer have jobs.

Deutsche Bank plans to cut up to 20,000 jobs

Counting the Cost

Modi's economic paradox: Strong growth, but where are the jobs?

Modi won a landslide election, but with unemployment in India at a 45-year high, what went wrong in his first term?

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US job creation slowed sharply in May. What will the Fed do?

The US economy added only 75,000 jobs in May, raising expectations that the Fed will cut interest rates this year.

US job creation slowed sharply in May. What will the Fed do?

Counting the Cost

Argentina's crisis: Where did it all go wrong for Macri?

We ask whether Argentina's champion of the free market can stay in power as a populist makes a comeback.

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Young, educated and jobless: The struggles of India's graduates

Recent studies show that people with degrees find it harder to land jobs than those without.

Young, educated and jobless: The struggles of India's graduates

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US jobs market posts blockbuster gains in April

Hiring surged in April, underscoring US economic strength.

US jobs market posts blockbuster gains in April

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'Can't sleep at night': Despair over jobs as Jet Airways grounded

More than 16,000 employees are demanding a government bailout to prevent the shutdown of the debt-ridden airline.

'Can't sleep at night': Despair over jobs as Jet Airways grounded

Counting the Cost

Algeria economy: Where has all the money gone?

As Algeria's oil wealth dries up and protesters demand change, we examine the economic challenges facing the country.

Counting the Cost

How Silatech empowers MENA youth: HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser

Sheikha Moza bint Nasser discusses Silatech's efforts to boost youth employment in the MENA region.

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The US jobs market almost stalled in February. But not quite.

The US labour market added a measly 20,000 jobs in February, raising concerns about slowing economic growth.

The US jobs market almost stalled in February. But not quite.

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'What use is a degree if I sell eggs?': The job crisis under Modi

As elections loom, Prime Minister Modi has been accused of creating India's worst unemployment crisis in 45 years.

'What use is a degree if I sell eggs?': The job crisis under Modi

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India unemployment rate highest in 45 years: Report

The jobless rate stands at 6.1 percent, a local newspaper reports, citing an official survey withheld by the government.

India unemployment rate highest in 45 years: Report

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Holidays in US drive strong demand for temporary workers

The United States has entered its holiday shopping season and high consumer confidence and low unemployment are driving up wages for seasonal workers.