Reservation wages for US workers, $78,000 annual record high = NY Fed survey | Reuters

2023-08-21 16:17:00 According to the New York Fed’s survey of consumer expectations released on the 21st, the minimum wage that job seekers are willing to accept, the so-called “reservation wage,” hit a record high of $78,645 a year. I found out. August 2022 (2023 REUTERS/Andrew Kelly) [ニューヨーク 21日 ロイター] – According to the New York … Read more

Large-scale strike at 7 German airports, affecting about 300,000 people at the Munich Security Conference | Reuters

About 300,000 passengers have been affected by a 24-hour strike demanding wage increases at seven major German airports. FILE PHOTO: Frankfurt, Germany March 17, 2023. REUTERS/Heiko Becker [ベルリン 17日 ロイター] – About 300,000 passengers have been affected as workers at seven major German airports went on strike for 24 hours to demand higher wages. Some … Read more

Amazon employees strike around the world on ‘Black Friday’ | Reuters Inc. employees at sites around the world, including in the U.S., Germany and France, are expected to go on strike to coincide with Black Friday, the year-end shopping season. Amazon’s logo is pictured. FILE PHOTO: Rowin Planck, northern France, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol [ベルリン 25日 ロイター] – Inc. employees at sites around … Read more

US CPI this way: US stock prices are not unnatural, the possibility of overreaction = Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Investment Trust Ishigane | Reuters

[Tokyo 14th]- With the U.S. Consumer Price Index (CPI) outperforming market expectations and the core index continuing to rise, it’s hard to be bullish on stocks near-term. On the domestic demand side, rising wages and imputed rents are persistent, and the pace of slowing inflation is likely to be slower than initially expected by … Read more

Column: Progression of yen depreciation, spiral launch inconvenient for government and Bank of Japan | Reuters

[Tokyo 8th]- The strong dollar and the weak yen cannot be stopped. This move will further push up Japan’s import prices, keep the consumer price index (excluding fresh food, core CPI) high, and increase the downward pressure on private consumption. There is a growing view in the market that even if the yen-buying intervention … Read more

Foreign Minister Truss withdraws pledge of public sector wages for first blunder in British party election | Reuters

Foreign Secretary Russ Truss, who is reportedly leading the ruling Conservative Party leadership election to succeed British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, was forced to withdraw his pledge to reform the wage system of public sector workers just announced on the 2nd. FILE PHOTO: Exeter, August 1, 2022. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls LONDON ( – Foreign Secretary Truss, … Read more

Liberal Democratic Party, Ukraine Support for Donation of 10,000 Yen from Annual Expenses = Secretary General Motegi | Reuters

Secretary General Toshimitsu Motegi (pictured) of the Liberal Democratic Party announced at a regular meeting on the 4th that he is considering raising 10,000 yen each from the May annual expenses of Liberal Democratic Party members to support Ukraine. The photo was taken at the Liberal Democratic Party headquarters in Tokyo in November 2021 (2022 … Read more