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Report: Foreign Nationals Outnumber Americans in High-Paying, White-Collar Silicon Valley Jobs

ㅤ”Foreign nationals now outnumber Americans in high-paying, high-skilled, white-collar jobs in Silicon Valley, California – the hub of the United States tech industry.
ㅤSilicon Valley Leadership Group President Carl Guardino touted the statistic in a report, revealing that 57 out of every 100 jobs in Silicon Valley that require at least a bachelor’s degree are taken by a foreign-born resident. 159 more words

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Unions applaud White House on apprenticeship push


ㅤPictured: Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta

ㅤ”Trump has included several construction union leaders in a task force on apprenticeships, including United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America President Douglas McCarron, North America’s Building Trades Unions President Sean McGarvey, and International Association of Sheet Metal, Air, Rail and Transportation Workers President Joseph Sellers.” 29 more words

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Hayward: China’s Xi Says ‘Economic Globalism’ Is ‘Irreversible Historical Trend’


ㅤPictured: Chinese President Xi Jinping

ㅤô¿ô …Ridiculous and a hope killer for middle-income American’s. Jinping is exploiting the ignorant who have little knowledge of world economic history. 120 more words

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Domestic Workers’ Salaries’ Surge As Migrant Labour Declines in Brexit Britain

ㅤ”The REC buried the positive findings beneath a litany of complaints about growth slowing down as a result of business being deprived of the vast labour pool they have enjoyed under the EU’s Free Movement regime — before a reluctant admission that: ‘For jobseekers, this is good news, as employers are willing to pay higher starting wages to attract the right candidates.” 51 more words

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Budget chief: Trump won't sign GOP tax plan 'if our numbers show' middle class will pay more


ㅤPictured: White House budget chief Mick Mulvaney

ㅤô¿ô …A debate exists because many people who consider themselves middle class have high salaries, which according to analysis, disqualify them from actually being part of today’s middle class. 28 more words

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India to be high middle income economy by 2047: World Bank CEO

World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva credited India’s extraordinary achievement of quadrupling of per capita income to reforms taken in last three decades.

New Delhi: Days after it gave India a 30 place jump in its ease of doing business ranking, the World Bank Saturday said the goods and services tax (GST) and reforms push by the government will catapult the country to high middle income economy in 30 years. 455 more words

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Beyond The Bubble

A coffee shop is easily one of my favourite places to be. It could be the ambience of the chilled out music, the quirky décor, warm sweet smells and big comfy chairs. 2,176 more words

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