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California’s job growth in August is triple than other states

Teachers returned to classrooms, entertainment venues reopened, and vacationers travelled despite an increase in COVID-19 infections last month, helping California gain employment at a three times faster rate than the rest of the country.

Toyota & Honda oppose U.S. House electric vehicle tax plan

Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T) and Honda Motor Co (7267.T) slammed a proposal by Democrats in the United States House of Representatives to give union-made electric automobiles in the United States an additional $4,500 tax break on Saturday.

U.S. job openings rose to a record 10.9 million

Job openings in the United States reached a new high in July, highlighting the ongoing staffing shortages that are making it difficult for firms to satisfy demand.

PayPal heats up to buy now, pay later race with $2.7 billion Japan deal

PayPal Holdings Inc (PYPL.O), the world's largest payments business, said it will pay $2.7 billion in cash for Japanese buy now, pay later (BNPL) startup Paidy, solidifying its position as the industry's top in a pandemic-driven boom

US Rep. Hinson talks about national issues with local voters

The United States Congresswoman for Iowa's first district stated that now is an essential time to be serving Iowans in Washington, D.C.

Millennials will power a bull market in stocks for decades

Cathie Wood, the founder and CEO of Ark Invest, tells Yahoo Finance Live that, just as baby boomers have had a significant impact on the stock market for decades, their children — referred to as millennials — will have an equal, if not greater, impact on the investing landscape in the decades ahead, which is one reason why the closely followed Ark Invest founder and CEO is staying long-term bullish on stocks. 

New Calumet business offers a local response to meat shortages

Agriculture is making a comeback in Houghton County, and thanks to the efforts of three local farm owners, the Copper Country now has an outlet for locally produced foods that have nothing to do with statewide or national food shortages, or skyrocketing meat prices caused by U.S. beef exports to more lucrative markets such as Asian countries.

Crude oil futures extend retreat in the wake of weak US job report

Crude oil prices continued to fall in Asia's mid-morning trade on Sept. 6 as a weaker-than-expected US employment report raised near-term demand concerns.

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Time for a New Job? Here’s How to Decide

Do you feel like something is missing from your professional life? Are you wondering if this is the right time to start a new job? Amidst a global pandemic and economic downturn, your doubts are understandable. Yet, this could be just the right moment to take action and to re-set your career for steady growth, especially if you aspire to business leadership.

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G7 to commit $15 billion to boost girls’ education and women’s employment

When G7 Foreign and Development Ministers meet in London this week they will discuss investing $15 billion in developing countries in the next two years. This development fund will help women access jobs and build resilient businesses to combat the devastating economic impacts of COVID-19.