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Labor could back Malcolm Turnbull’s energy plan

Federal Labor has pointedly left open supporting Malcolm Turnbull's "game-changing" energy reliability package despite launching a spirited parliamentary attack over claims that household...

Electric Car Makers Have an Africa Problem

Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg Volkswagen's recent failure to lock in the price of cobalt for five years points to a serious problem...

Holiday hiring: These 9 companies need to fill 500,000 jobs right...

by: Mike Timmermann Updated:If you're looking to earn some extra money to pay for holiday presents this year, major retailers and shipping companies are...

The Hidden Battle of the Sexes at Work

For all the effort employers are pouring into advancing women in the workplace, why are they making so little headway?One big obstacle: Men and...

Bank of England Governor Takes a Crack at the Inflation Mystery

Photographer: Etienne Oliveau/Getty Images Central bank sleuths are on the case. What explains the "mystery," to use Janet Yellen's word, behind...

The Fed Is Ignoring Actual Inflation Data

Photographer: Ron Antonelli/Bloomberg Federal Reserve policy makers tend to believe temporary shocks account for the persistent undershooting of the inflation target....

Don’t Worry About Inflation. Solve the Housing Shortage.

Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg As millennials age into their family-forming years, their tastes are shifting, and the American consumer industry is...

Unemployment claims fall to lowest level in 43 years, despite hurricanes

The total number of laid-off workers receiving unemployment benefits fell to 1.89 million at the end of September, the Department of Labor reported Thursday,...

Departments of Justice, State to punish companies favoring foreign visa workers...

The Department of Justice is teaming up with the Department of State to punish companies that favor foreign visa workers in favor of "qualified"...

Liberal statesman tells Malcolm Turnbull to stand and fight Tony Abbott...

A former Liberal leader has urged Malcolm Turnbull to defy Tony Abbott in the party room over climate and energy policy, saying that...