|17||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||35,180,000|
|83||United Arab Emirates||4,588,000|
|89||Papua New Guinea||4,077,000|
|104||Congo, Republic of the||2,890,000|
|120||Central African Republic||2,082,000|
|128||Bosnia and Herzegovina||1,490,000|
|155||Trinidad and Tobago||621,000|
|186||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||57,520|
|189||Sao Tome and Principe||52,490|
|193||Isle of Man||41,790|
|197||Northern Mariana Islands||38,450|
|203||Antigua and Barbuda||30,000|
|208||Saint Kitts and Nevis||18,170|
|211||Micronesia, Federated States of||15,920|
|212||British Virgin Islands||12,770|
|219||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||5,246|
|220||Turks and Caicos Islands||4,848|
|223||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||3,194|
|224||Wallis and Futuna||3,104|
|225||Holy See (Vatican City)||2,832|
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, 2014See also: Labor force map
Refugee influx to boost economic output of the receiving countries
Economic Times - 11/27/2015 2:04:50 AM
By Leonid Bershidsky As political debates about Syrian refugees rage on both sides of the Atlantic, initial assessments of their economic impact on receiving countries ... A recent World Bank study of the Syrian refugees' effect on the labour market ...
Wall Street Journal - 11/26/2015 7:23:59 PM
Failure to reach a final judgment on whether Iran was once seeking nuclear weapons know-how appears unlikely to scuttle the full implementation of July’s nuclear accord between Iran and six world powers ... long time to lift labor-force participation ...
IMF pitches for greater investment in infrastructure for larger women labour force
Belvoir Eagle - 11/15/2015 10:28:49 PM
She also said this gender gap in labour force participation is much larger in India than in most other countries. Mrs Kalpana also said this gender gap is around 50 per cent in India, compared with an average gap of 12 per cent in OECD countries.
Desert countries Qatar and Saudi Arabia witness record rainfall and flooding overnight
Daily News and Analysis - 11/26/2015 10:41:25 AM
Qatar was hit by heavy flooding today causing gridlock on the desert country's roads as well ... in the rainy conditions. Football World Cup 2022 host Qatar is well-known for its fierce summer temperatures, which will force the tournament to be played ...
23 countries, 22,500 kilometre: This female pilot's solo journey around the world
Rediff India Abroad - 11/27/2015 4:35:10 AM
Photograph: Subhav Shukla/PTI British female aviator retracing the historic 1930 solo journey of pioneering pilot Amy Johnson from Britain to Australia in a vintage bi-plane completed the Indian leg of her journey after reaching the Indian Air Force base ...
Adding More Women in Labour Force Will Boost India's Economic Growth: IMF
Silicon India - 11/16/2015 2:32:12 AM
BANGALORE: Terming gender-gap in Indian job market as higher than most other countries, IMF pitched for greater investment in infrastructure and enhanced social spending to bring in larger number of women in labour force. As per a recent IMF study ...
Russia strikes back at Turkey by cutting business ties
Times of India - 11/26/2015 8:14:05 PM
The sanctions will include "restrictions and bans on Turkish economic structures operating in Russian territory, restrictions and bans on deliveries of products, including foodstuffs,'' as well as on labor and ... and the two countries are bound by plans ...
Africa has the world’s fastest-growing labor force but needs jobs growth to catch up
Quartz - 11/13/2015 6:24:50 AM
By 2050 ten of the youngest countries in the world will be ... such that the skill share of Africa’s labor supply doubles by 2030, Africa’s poverty rate could be as low as 13%,” the World Bank says. Sign up for the Quartz Africa Weekly Brief ...
France says UK air force needed in Syria to raise pressure on Islamic State | Reuters
Firstpost - 11/26/2015 7:59:46 PM
Cameron told lawmakers Britain could not "subcontract its security to other countries". "We need British defence capabilities to win this war. The Royal Air Force is already in action over Iraq. Its involvement over Syria would make a practical difference ...
Trinidad & Tobago lost 79% of tertiary educated labour force via emigration to developed countries
Breaking News Trinidad and Tobago - 11/14/2015 6:59:26 AM
T&T has lost more than 70 per cent of its tertiary level educated labour force through emigration to developed ... including raising the standard of living in memeber countries, contributing to the expansion of world trade and promoting economic stability ...
Iran to send labor force to 10 countries
Payvand Iran News - 7/27/2013 5:01:56 PM
He further added Iranian Foreign Ministry is searching for different opportunities across the world for sending Iranian experts. Iran has sent 1300 labor force to other countries in 2012, and plans to increase the figure to 5000 in 2013.
Where women work, and don’t: A map of female labor force participation around the world
Washington Post - 2/12/2014 11:56:08 PM
Up top, I've mapped out the most recent data from the World Bank's World Development Indicators on female labor force participation rates. In red countries, less than half of over-14 women are working. In blue countries, it's more than half. In purple ...
Nigeria: Boko Haram Cannot be Crushed by December
NDTV - 11/27/2015 12:24:38 AM
"The timeline on when to stop the insurgents from activating sleeper cells and detonating bombs into soft targets in any part of the country, especially in the ... Recently, the Nigerian Air Force and ground troops have reported destroying numerous Boko ...
'No country can stand up to Israel Air Force's firepower'
The Jerusalem Post - 11/26/2015 2:59:07 PM
In any conflict, the F-15 fighter jets that operate out of Tel Nof would seek to take off several times a day and shoulder their burden in the air force’s goal of firing ... This is the firepower of world powers,” the source stated.
Irish retailer Primark embroiled in labor dispute in Boston
Irish Central - 11/26/2015 9:51:19 AM
Irish retailer Primark, which opened its first U.S. store in Boston a little over two months ago, is already embroiled in a full-scale labor dispute in the country, the Boston ... of its 62,000 employees around the world are unionized, said it respects ...