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Taxa de desemprego fica nos 5,5% em novembro de 2017

Taxa de desemprego fica nos 5,5% em novembro de 2017

Na UE o desemprego baixou para 7,3%, em novembro de 2017, valor que compara com 7,4% no mês anterior e 8,3% em termos homólogos. Em Outubro a taxa de desemprego em Portugal e na Finlândia era de 8,4%. As mais altas registaram-se na Grécia (20,5%, dados de setembro) e Espanha (16,7%). Segundo o estudo, estão em desemprego crónico as pessoas que estiveram doze meses ou mais sem trabalho e também aquelas que tiveram trabalho por pequenos períodos de tempo ou que participaram em medidas de ... Consulte Mais Informação

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King, Egyptian president discuss ties, region

King, Egyptian president discuss ties, region

Egypt's president Abdel Fatah al-Sisi on Tuesday welcomed his Eritrean Counterpart Isaias Afwerki at the presidential palace in Cairo, where the latter is visiting the country to discuss bilateral relations. Egyptian rights and opposition lawyer Khaled Ali announced in November past year his intention to join the presidential race. Shafik returned to Egypt from the United Arab Emirates in December after announcing his intention to run, setting off a firestorm of criticism from state-aligned ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Opposition Grows Against Gov. Abbott In MLK Parade

Opposition Grows Against Gov. Abbott In MLK Parade

Critics cite the fact that Abbott helped draft and support the sanctuary cities bill. Haynes, as well as the Arlington NAACP, has called Abbott's leadership on voters rights, civil rights and protections counter to the King legacy. "I am making clear that as governor, I represent every Texan". Alexander and other opponents are calling for a boycott of the parade next Monday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback delivers State of the State address

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback delivers State of the State address

Brownback has since been re-nominated for the ambassador position, but he tweeted Monday that he will continue to serve as Kansas governor until he's confirmed. Brownback will present budget recommendations to lawmakers on Wednesday. If that happens, Kansas Lt. Gov. Jeff Colyer would take over as governor. They are proposing an extra $16.5 million on child welfare services over the next 18 months. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vivo Shows World's First Phone With In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

During a demonstration we saw here today (Jan. 9), a Vivo representative woke her phone by raising it, and a little blue icon appeared on the display where the home button might normally be situated. Well, this means you can unlock the phone by placing fingers on any part on the lower bottom of the display. The optical process works by having the OLED screen light up, with that light reflecting on your fingerprint. Consulte Mais Informação

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Weather Forecast: Active weather this week

Weather Forecast: Active weather this week

Wednesday night , there will be a 50 percent chance of showers before 7 p.m., then a chance of drizzle between 7 p.m. and midnight, followed by a chance of rain after midnight, according to the weather service. Friday: Rain likely before noon, then showers likely after noon. Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain after 4 a.m. Also, ice accumulations up to a tenth of an inch are possible in some areas, the weather service said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Agent of Roma goalkeeper Alisson responds to Liverpool link

Agent of Roma goalkeeper Alisson responds to Liverpool link

Barcelona and PSG are also rumoured to be interested in Alisson. Liverpool strengthened their back line this month by hiring the services of Virgil van Dijk. Though there has been nothing solid to confirm the potential transfer from the Liverpool end, the Brazilian journalist claiming negotiations are ongoing has close ties to the club Alisson came up at in Brazil, and his claims have found also support on the Italian side. Consulte Mais Informação

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Apple under fire in France for 'planned obsolescence,' could face big fines

Apple under fire in France for 'planned obsolescence,' could face big fines

Under French law, it is a crime to intentionally shorten the lifespan of a product with the aim of making customers replace it. Companies found guilty of doing so risk fines of up to five per cent of their annual sales. In numerous lawsuits from the United States, Israel and South Korea, Apple has been accused of "planned obsolescence" - a widely shared conspiracy theory among iPhone users that the iPhone maker shortens the phone's life to pressure customers to upgrade. Consulte Mais Informação

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Barca's Turan close to joining Turkey's Basaksehir

Barca's Turan close to joining Turkey's Basaksehir

Istanbul Basaksehir have confirmed they are hopeful of completing a deal for Arda Turan this month, with Barcelona happy to let the midfielder leave providing an agreement can be reached. The Turkey worldwide is yet to play a single minute of league football for Barca this season. Arda has also been linked with a move to Italian giants Milan in the January transfer window. Consulte Mais Informação

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U.S. imposes new sanctions on Iran's missile program

U.S. imposes new sanctions on Iran's missile program

Since the historic deal was signed in Vienna, the IAEA has repeatedly confirmed Iran's compliance with its commitments under the JCPOA, but some other parties, especially the United States, have failed to live up to their undertakings. "Our region will not become a safer region without the JCPOA", he stressed. Trump faces deadlines related to the deal starting late this week, including deciding whether to reimpose oil sanctions lifted under the 2015 agreement. Consulte Mais Informação

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Stop guessing about Chinese naval military base in Pakistan: Beijing

Stop guessing about Chinese naval military base in Pakistan: Beijing

Responding to a question on the role of China in convincing Pakistan to take action, Kang said it does not agree with placing responsibility on one particular country. The facility could be built at Jiwani, a port near Iran's Chabahar close to the border in the Gulf of Oman, and is located a short distance from in Balochistan province which is now being developed by China to gain entry into the warm waters of the opposite the Mumbai coast. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wales consults on child smacking ban

Wales consults on child smacking ban

The Minister for Children and Social Care, Huw Irranca-Davies, has launched a three-month public consultation on the proposal to remove the defence of reasonable punishment in Wales. "A little gentle slap here and there is just a part of teaching discipline", a Be Reasonable campaigner, Angie Robins, a mother of three from Newport, in southeast Wales, said in a telephone interview. Consulte Mais Informação

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