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The Star
Jobless rate rises, other fiscal indicators strongof 103,112, up 1,624, or 1.6 percent, compared to June 2016, there were 4,246 u
The Star / Posted 6 hours ago
of 103,112, up 1,624, or 1.6 percent, compared to June 2016, there were 4,246 unemployed in the region, according to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Noteworthy is that the unemployment rate does not reflect those unemployed who... Read more
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Bizjournals
Jobs in South Florida that pay $100,000 and up (342 percent more than the average pay across the tri-county area last year, acc
Bizjournals / Posted 2 days ago
342 percent more than the average pay across the tri-county area last year, according to the data on wages from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. There 21 professions that pay at least $100,000 or more in the tri-county area,... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Jobless rates down in June across South FloridaCounty’s unemployment rate was 4 percent, down from 4.8 percent in June 2016, a
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
County’s unemployment rate was 4 percent, down from 4.8 percent in June 2016, according to figures released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. Palm Beach’s County’s rate fell to 4.3 percent from 5 percent, while Miami-Dade... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Florida unemployment rate lowest in a decade; St. Johns County’s rate second-lowest in statelast month, St. Johns County remained one of the best counties for employment.
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 5 days ago
last month, St. Johns County remained one of the best counties for employment. Information released Friday through the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) showed that Florida’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.1 percent... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Amazon won't get county incentives for new warehouseunclear whether Amazon or the builder will still pursue or receive tax breaks o
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
unclear whether Amazon or the builder will still pursue or receive tax breaks or reimbursements from the state. Florida Department of Economic Opportunity spokeswoman Karen Smith said projects under negotiation are confidential. Amazon... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
HSBC cuts nearly 200 jobs in Brandon officeanother round of significant layoffs for its Brandon office — 197 employees. I
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
another round of significant layoffs for its Brandon office — 197 employees. In a WARN layoff notice filed with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity dated June 30, HSBC said the cuts will be permanent and take place in early... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Broward agency, state look to help small businesses disrupted by floodingfinancial assistance. According to the Broward County Emergency Management Div
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
financial assistance. According to the Broward County Emergency Management Division, local officials are working with the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity to determine whether local enterprises would be eligible to receive financial aid... Read more

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