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In South Korea"s struggling Kia Town, "bad jobs" better than no jobs

Park Byung-kyu once led Kia Motor's union in the city of Gwangju, fighting for labor protections against the powerful, family-run chaebol that dominated the economy during South Korea's rapid industrialization......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2019

Tariffs on TV parts could cost South Carolina town struggling against poverty

The Element plant could be the first in South Carolina to close because of tariffs on Chinese imports recently imposed by President Donald Trump. The closure would cost the community 126 jobs.       .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 20th, 2018

Tariffs on TV parts could cost town struggling against poverty

The Element plant could be the first in South Carolina to close because of tariffs on Chinese imports recently imposed by President Donald Trump. The closure would cost the community 126 jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 20th, 2018

Detroit small businesses going global to push growth

One of the next stages in Detroit's revitalization could involve China, South Korea, the Middle East or even India through a program that helps local businesses market their products in foreign markets while creating jobs for city residents......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 23rd, 2018

South Koreans Are Focused on Jobs, Not War With North Korea | Opinion

South Koreans worry more about jobs than about war with the North......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 28th, 2018

Here"s Why South African Gold Mining Stocks Are Down Big Today

Companies desperate to turn struggling operations around have cut jobs left and right, but the government issued a stern warning against further layoffs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 15th, 2018

Ford to close engine plant in Wales in latest blow to UK car sector

Ford said it would close its plant in Bridgend, south Wales next year because of falling demand for some of its engines, putting 1,700 jobs at risk in a further blow to Britain's once booming car industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2019

Ford to close Wales engine plant in latest blow to UK car sector

Ford said it would close its plant in Bridgend, south Wales, next year because of falling demand for some if its engines, putting 1,700 jobs at risk in a further blow to Britain's once booming car industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2019

Ford to close Wales engine plant in 2020: union

Ford will close its engine plant in Bridgend, south Wales, by September 2020, a trade union said on Thursday, putting 1,700 jobs at risk in the latest blow to Britain's car industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2019

India"s jobs deficit: Project in Gujarat struggling to create employment

When he was chief minister of the Indian state of Gujarat in 2011, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi kicked off an ambitious project to develop a financial hub in the style of Singapore or Dubai......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 23rd, 2019

Bankruptcy judge to approve sale of Reading Eagle

A federal judge says he intends to approve the sale of the Reading Eagle to a company known for taking over struggling newspapers and then cutting jobs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 22nd, 2019

BMW strengthens US economy, CEO tells shareholders

German carmaker BMW strengthens the U.S. economy with its almost 70,000 jobs there and the biggest plant worldwide in South Carolina, Chief Executive Harald Krueger told shareholders in Munich on Thursday. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 16th, 2019

BMW strengthens U.S. economy, CEO tells shareholders

German carmaker BMW strengthens the U.S. economy with its almost 70,000 jobs there and the biggest plant worldwide in South Carolina, Chief Executive Harald Krueger told shareholders in Munich on Thursday. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 16th, 2019

The Conversation: Dwindling population and disappearing jobs is the fate that awaits much of rural America

Yes, there are many struggling metropolitan regions, but, writes Iowa State economist David Swenson, there are many more midsized and rural counties wrestling with decline......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2019

Luxe cannabis product maker renovating old Oakland building, bringing 100 jobs to town

Oakland's "cannabis campus" is now billowing with new activity......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019

Rural Americans are also struggling to afford the rent

Housing affordability is a growing issue in rural areas due to stagnant wages and a lack of good jobs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 9th, 2019

CareerSource South Florida launches IT training program for women

CareerSource South Florida has teamed up with the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA) of Greater Miami-Dade County to launch the TechHire Center for Women. The training program aims to put more women in well-paying IT jobs. "With the demand .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 9th, 2019

Burnout drives millennials from Samsung to YouTube

A growing wave of South Korean millennials are ditching stable white collar jobs at big companies like Samsung and Hyundai for less conventional careers......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 31st, 2019

Demand for technology jobs grows in South Florida

The Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach metro area outpaced the national average for year-over-year growth in technology jobs. In 2018, South Florida saw a 3 percent rise in net tech employment — an increase of 4,262 jobs year-over-year — ac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2019

South Korea: Struggling To Get It Into Gear

South Korea: Struggling To Get It Into Gear.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaMar 24th, 2019

Cover Story: Honeywell"s surge offers something KC can build on

The Honeywell Federal Manufacturing & Technologies plant in south Kansas City is adding hundreds of new jobs and doing pioneering work — and the spillover from that will benefit the broader metro area......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2019