US unemployment falls and manufacturing expands

It has been a day of good news on the US economic front with unemployment falling and a key manufacturing index indicating growth.

15th March, 2012
US unemployment falls and manufacturing expands
Applications for unemployment insurance payments fell by 14,000 to 351,000 in the week ended March 10th.

It has been a day of good news on the US economic front with unemployment falling and a key manufacturing index indicating growth.

Claims for jobless benefits dropped last week in the U.S., matching the lowest level in four years, providing more evidence that the labour market in that county is improving.

Applications for unemployment insurance payments fell by 14,000 to 351,000 in the week ended March 10th, Labor Department figures showed today.

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