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Why the minimum wage is racist

The Knoxville Focus 06 Jun 2023
Today, much of the issues facing our youth, especially our black youth can be traced to the existence of minimum wage laws which limit their employment opportunities. When the first minimum wage law was passed, black youth employment was actually higher than that of white youth ... The youth have been rendered unemployable.

China Faces Alarming Situation as Corporate Layoffs Deepen Unemployment Crisis

Greek City Times 06 Jun 2023
The current job cut wave exacerbates the unemployment crisis among Chinese youth.

China’s Aging Population Is a Major Concern. But Its Youth May Be an Even Bigger Problem

Time Magazine 06 Jun 2023
In April, youth unemployment in China hit a record high with 20.4% of 16- to 24-year-old jobseekers unable to find work ...Youth unemployment is a more pressing issue than the aging population,” says Keju Jin, an associate professor at the London School of Economics and author of The New China Playbook.

Delhiites lack sense of belongingness for city, should be more responsible towards it: LG V ...

Deccan Herald 06 Jun 2023
Also Read. 'Low level of discourse' ... Noting that India is ranked 132 out of 191 on Human Development Index, Atishi said even smaller countries fare better on parameters such as education, health, and unemployment. "Today in the country, there are nearly five crore people who are unemployed, and the country has a youth unemployment rate of 30 per cent.

Employer Can’t Arbitrarily Abandon Selection Process At Any Time: J&K HC

Kashmir Observer 06 Jun 2023
“When an employer invites applications for filling up a large number of posts, a large number of unemployed youth apply for the same, they spend time in filling the form and pay the application fee and thereafter, spend time to prepare for the examination, as also money to travel ...

Old is gold: Can ageing spark a surprise economic boom?

Al Jazeera 06 Jun 2023
Unemployed Greeks wait to collect benefit cheques in Athens in this October 2011 photo. Even as Europe ages, it is also battling another crisis — a 13 percent youth unemployment rate as of 2021 [File ... The European Union had a youth unemployment rate of 13 percent in 2021.

States’ subsidy bill outpaces capex  

Financial Express 06 Jun 2023
FY23 subsidies up 19% to `2.8 trn; poll freebies to see a spike going ahead. Follow Us ... Experts ... These include 200 units of free power to all households, `2,000 monthly assistance to the woman head of every family, `3,000 allowance per month for unemployed youth with a graduate degree and free travel for women in buses ... .

Global economy struggles amid inflation, pandemic aftershocks and war

The Spokesman-Review 06 Jun 2023
A pair of central bank decisions next week will shape the outlook for a wobbly global economy that the World Bank warns in a downbeat new assessment is battling stubbornly high inflation amid the pandemic’s aftermath and the war in Ukraine ... Higher U.S ... Youth unemployment tops 20%, and the heavily indebted property sector remains a worry ... A ... .

MPHO NGOEPE AND WALTER MATLI | State policy on addressing youth unemployment needs focus

Sowetan Live 05 Jun 2023
As we enter Youth Month, there is nothing to celebrate by the young people of this land. .

China’s Corporate Layoffs Aggravate Unemployment

The Epoch Times 05 Jun 2023
According to the latest data from China’s National Bureau of Statistics, the urban youth unemployment rate exceeded 20 percent for the first time in April ...

PASEWAY Project: stakeholders call for extension

B & FT Online 05 Jun 2023
The PASEWAY Project, driven by the need to address youth unemployment, targeted young women and men between the ages of 15 and 35 ... Solomon Tesfamariam, the Country Director of Plan International Ghana, expressed his concerns about youth unemployment, not only in Ghana but also in several African countries.

Gwadar seaport 'economic game changer': Naeem

Urdu Point 05 Jun 2023
He also hoped that with the activation of Gwadar port and the completion of CPEC projects, a new era of development and prosperity would begin in the country and new employment opportunities to be created for the educated youth, which would help to unemployment in the country.

Harsh Dev grills Modi at Udhampur rally for bringing miseries to Kashmiris

Kashmir Media Service 05 Jun 2023
Jammu, June 05 (KMS) ... While the economy fast dissipated and the development scenario witnessed a downward slide, the ever growing unemployment seemed to be the only notable feature of the saffron rule.” ... The unemployed youth of Jammu region have been the most disappointed lot with their share in services have been abysmally reduced, he said ....

Hyderabad: Cops foil protest by BSP members at TSPSC office

The Siasat Daily 05 Jun 2023
Tension prevailed at the Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) office on Monday after Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) members and activists protested in front of it, demanding justice for unemployed youth ... should be given to the unemployed,” asserted the protestors.

Earning an eco-living with Packa-Ching as Shoprite pays out more than R10m via buy-back of ...

Independent online (SA) 05 Jun 2023
... via the Shoprite Group’s participation in the YES (Youth Employment Service) initiative. YES is a collaborative effort between the government, business and labour aimed at combating high youth unemployment by providing job opportunities and skills development for young people.

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