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J.Jill Announced Fourth-Quarter Financial Results

J.Jill Announced Fourth-Quarter Financial Results

On Thursday, J.Jill, Inc. (NYSE: JILL), the specialty women’s apparel retailer, announced its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017. Revenue of the retailer beat estimates. However, with the weak outlook for the first quarter..

National Institute of Health partners with 11 Biopharma companies for Cancer Research

National Institute of Health partners with 11 Biopharma companies for Cancer Research

The National Institutes of Health and 11 biopharmaceutical companies today launched the Partnership for Accelerating Cancer Therapies (PACT). This is a five-year-public-private research collaboration totaling $215 million as part of the Cancer Moons..

Smartphones to be Produced in India

Smartphones to be Produced in India

India has been growing an interest in developing smartphones but is up in the air right now since there is a lack of skilled labor and suppliers as well as a complex tax regime. Under the slogan ‘Make in India’, the Prime Minister aims t..

U.S Jobless Claims Fall 23,000 to 259,000

U.S Jobless Claims Fall 23,000 to 259,000

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell unexpectedly last week as the impact of Hurricane in Texas and Florida continues to fade.Initial claims for unemployment benefits decreased by 23,000 to a seasonally adjusted 259,000 in t..

Job Growth Slows in August

Job Growth Slows in August

The U.S. economy created less-than-expected jobs in August and unemployment rate edged higher from a 16-year low.According to a report released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the U.S. employers added 156,000 jobs in August and the unemployment r..

U.S. Jobless Claims Increased by 1,000 to 236,000

U.S. Jobless Claims Increased by 1,000 to 236,000

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits increased last week, but it still remains at a very low level and suggests a healthy labor market conditions.Initial claims for unemployment benefits increased by 1,000 to a seasonally adjuste..

Dollar Rises with US Job Openings at Record High

Dollar Rises with US Job Openings at Record High

The dollar rose to a one-week high on Tuesday after the Labor Department reported that U.S. job openings have a reached a record high in June.The Labor Department said on Tuesday that job openings, a measure of labor demand, increased 461,000 to a s..