|17||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||34,790,000|
|88||United Arab Emirates||4,111,000|
|90||Papua New Guinea||3,896,000|
|108||Bosnia and Herzegovina||2,600,000|
|122||Central African Republic||1,926,000|
|128||Congo, Republic of the||1,514,000|
|153||Trinidad and Tobago||636,800|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||57,520|
|188||Sao Tome and Principe||52,490|
|192||Isle of Man||41,790|
|197||Northern Mariana Islands||38,450|
|204||Antigua and Barbuda||30,000|
|208||Saint Kitts and Nevis||18,170|
|210||Micronesia, Federated States of||16,360|
|212||British Virgin Islands||12,770|
|218||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||5,246|
|219||Turks and Caicos Islands||4,848|
|222||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||3,450|
|223||Wallis and Futuna||3,104|
Definition: This entry contains the total labor force figure.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Labor force map
Labour party calls for country-by-country tax reporting
Reuters - 5/20/2013 8:21:17 AM
Companies say country-by-country reporting ... EU have also agreed measures to force companies in the extractive industries to publish tax and other payments to resource-rich nations, to reduce corruption. Labour on Sunday issued a new policy ...
Labour party calls for country-by-country reporting
Reuters - 5/19/2013 3:24:48 PM
Campaigners say the move, which is receiving increased support internationally despite strong opposition ... Google Inc of "unethical behaviour" for avoiding tax by shifting profit from UK sales to an untaxed unit in Bermuda. Google says it ...
World War II: A Turning Point For Women?
Teen Ink - 5/23/2013 9:50:47 AM
A woman’s place in American society, at home or in the public marketplace, has fluctuated and changed considerably over the past few hundred years. Today, women make up nearly 50% of the labor force, meaning that it is likely that more than 78 million ...
UK opposition calls for country-by-country tax reporting
Chicago Tribune - 5/19/2013 3:17:39 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour party, tapping into widening public anger over corporate tax avoidance, wants the government to push for new international rules to force companies to report profit and tax payments country-by-country.
BBC poll: Germany most popular country in the world
BBC Online - 5/23/2013 5:00:16 PM
Germany is the most positively viewed nation in the world in this year's annual Country Ratings Poll for the BBC World Service. More than 26,000 people were surveyed internationally for the poll. They were asked to rate 16 countries and the ...
UK opposition calls for country-by-country reporting
Townhall.com - 5/19/2013 5:05:01 PM
which Britain is hosting next month in Northern Ireland. He has urged companies to be more transparent but has only proposed voluntary measures. Companies say country-by-country reporting would impose unreasonable administrative burdens. But campaigners ...
Namibia: Labour Survey Was Miscalculated
AllAfrica - 5/20/2013 9:40:01 AM
THE 2008 Labour Force Survey, which had showed that the country's unemployment rate was 51% was a ... He said although criticism was necessary, experience from around the world has shown that a lot of projects and innovations do not succeed the first ...
India will add 110m people to global workforce by 2020: Study
Deccan Herald - 5/19/2013 11:53:02 PM
The growth of workforce in Brazil and US will be lower than that of China. The study said that India's labour force is expanding at a time when many other countries are facing "ageing-related issues" (older populations) and shrinking workforce. India's ...
BLS - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics : Labor Force Characteristics of Foreign-born Workers
4-traders - 5/22/2013 2:23:59 PM
The unemployment rate for foreign-born persons in the United States was 8.1 percent in 2012, down from 9.1 percent in 2011, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. The jobless rate of nativeborn persons also fell to 8.1 percent in 2012, down ...
Research and Markets: Philippines Country Analysis: 2013-2018 An Evaluation of Political, Social, Economic, and Business Risk
businesswire.com - 5/23/2013 10:19:25 AM
The Philippines is a Far East Asian island nation located in the eastern Pacific Ocean. The country has the fifth-largest coastline in the world. Situated 750 miles east of Vietnam, the Philippines is separated from Taiwan to the north by the Luzon Strait.
EconMin: Latvia may need qualified labor force from abroad in future
The Baltic Course - 5/23/2013 12:35:25 PM
Economy Minister Daniels Pavluts allows for the possibility of bringing in from abroad qualified workers for certain sectors in Latvia in the future, informs LETA/Nozare.lv. The minister emphasizes in an interview with "Radio Baltcom" that Latvia still ...
UK’s Labour moots new company tax plan
Fin24 - 5/19/2013 3:24:48 PM
London - Britain's opposition Labour party ... their tax affairs to the public. A committee of UK lawmakers has accused Google of "unethical behaviour" for avoiding tax by shifting profit from UK sales to an untaxed unit in Bermuda. Google says it complies ...
Business briefs from across the nation and around the world
Erie Times-News - 5/21/2013 9:34:40 PM
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. -- At least 200 union workers picketed FirstEnergy's annual shareholder meeting in West Virginia on Tuesday, demanding the Ohio-based utility hire enough people to keep the power on without forcing an ever-shrinking labor force ...
Developing World’s Share of Global Investment to Triple by 2030, Says New World Bank Report
The World Bank Group - 5/16/2013 10:30:42 PM
WASHINGTON, May 16, 2013 – Seventeen years from now, half the global stock of capital, totaling $158 trillion (in 2010 dollars), will reside in the developing world, compared to ... impact of demography on labor force growth means that the investment ...
Senate committee OKs bill with path to citizenship for millions in the country illegally
Washington Post - 5/22/2013 12:40:47 AM
In addition to creating a pathway to citizenship for 11.5 million immigrants, the legislation creates a new program for low-skilled foreign labor and would permit highly skilled workers into the country at ... not to force a vote that they warned would ...