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Ohio’s State Legislature Just Banned Cities from Raising Local Minimum Wages

Cleveland had scheduled a May 2017 vote on a $15 minimum wage. City authorities in Ohio will not be allowed to raise their local minimum wage higher than the statewide minimum, according to a bill passed Wednesday by the state’s legislature. The.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 9th, 2016

Ohio House passes bill stopping cities from making own minimum wage

The Ohio House of Representatives passed a bill that prohibits cities from setting their own minimum wages. The debate, part of a hodgepodge bill that centered on local control, fell along party lines: Republican members said allowing cities like Clevela.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2016

Small Business Owners Face Pressures Of Minimum Wage Bumps In Big Cities

Minimum wages are on their way to $15 an hour in New York and California. Workers look forward to the bump. But some small businesses are bracing for a hit to their bottom line. Minimum wages are on their way to $15 an hour in New York and Californi.....»»

Category: topSource: nprOct 23rd, 2016

Trump greeted with "Not My President"s Day" protests on Presidents Day

Protesters across US cities took to the streets on Monday to raise their voices against Donald Trump.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard2 hr. 16 min. ago

Small business in America: The cities with the highest concentration of small businesses

American City Business Journals this week offers an in-depth look at small businesses in America. Our coverage includes an unveiling of our exclusive Small Business Vitality report: A ranking of 106 cities nationwide based on each city’s ability to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 16 min. ago

Japan scraps 24-hour culture to keep down wages

Companies cut around-the-clock services in face of labour shortage.....»»

Category: topSource: ft6 hr. 46 min. ago

Japan scraps 24-hour culture to keep wages down

Facing labour shortage, companies cut around-the-clock services.....»»

Category: topSource: ft7 hr. 46 min. ago

The 15 worst cities for rush hour traffic

Bangkok has the worst rush hour traffic in the world, followed by Mexico City, according to GPS manufacturer TomTom......»»

Category: topSource: cnn8 hr. 1 min. ago

Housing sales fall 31% in Dec quarter due to demonetisation

Home launches dip 40% in eight major cities.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard11 hr. 16 min. ago

How bad is Denver traffic? Here"s where we rank

Metro Denver ranks 21st out of 240 U.S. cities for the amount of time drivers spend stuck in heavy traffic. That's according to a new report from Inrix Inc., a Kirkland, Washington-based tech company that provides traffic data for mobile apps. T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals11 hr. 31 min. ago

Will 74 New Airports in China Help Boeing?

China is planning to build 74 new airports in its smaller cities between now and 2020. The new airports will require new planes and Boeing sees a vast opportunity in China over the next 20 years......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst14 hr. 31 min. ago

Amazon to open its fifth logistics center in Poland

WARSAW (Reuters) - U.S. online retailer Amazon.com Inc will open its fifth logistics center in Poland this year, it said on Monday, seeking to benefit from the country's relatively low wages and proximity to the large German market......»»

Category: topSource: reuters15 hr. 31 min. ago

Think Denver traffic is bad? It's nothing compared to these cities - 9NEWS.com

9NEWS.comThink Denver traffic is bad? It's nothing compared to these cities9NEWS.comHeavy traffic clogs the 101 Freeway as people le.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenews16 hr. 16 min. ago

Los Angeles Has World’s Worst Traffic Jams

Among 1,064 cities measured based on traffic congestion, Los Angeles ranks as the worst, according to a new study......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallst16 hr. 16 min. ago

Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco are most congested U.S. cities

Cheap gas and a surging economy are taxing the nation’s roads and contributing to congestion that cost U.S. motorists almost $300 billion last year in wasted time and fuel, according to a new report.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday16 hr. 16 min. ago

"We haven"t progressed since the Revolution": French protests target "fake jobs" candidates Fillon and Le Pen

AFPParis (AFP) - Thousands demonstrated in Paris and other French cities Sunday to pro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider19 hr. 16 min. ago

Housing project launches nosedived 40% in Q4: Study

Housing demand has reportedly crashed across the top eight cities in the fourth quarter of 2016 post demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes by the Reserve Bank of India. Housing deman........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinessline19 hr. 16 min. ago

Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco are most congested US cities - USA TODAY

USA TODAYLos Angeles, New York and San Francisco are most congested US citiesUSA TODAYCheap gas and a surging economy are taxing the nation's roads and contributing to c.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsFeb 20th, 2017

Housing Affordability Measure Affirms Imbalance between Housing Costs and Wages

A new housing affordability measure, the REALTORS® Affordability Distribution Curve and Score from the National.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaFeb 19th, 2017

The 12 cities with the most trees around the world

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 19th, 2017