President Xi Jinping said authorities in Xinjiang must make improving employment their top priority.
Members of the post-1990 generation looking for work apply for multiple positions and hold high expectations of the jobs.
The central government focuses on growth driven by the service sector.
CHINA’S urban employment population rose by more than 3.4 million in the first quarter of the year
Growth must help improve people's livelihoods and raise household income.
The weeks after the Spring Festival holiday were expected to see a job-hopping frenzy among young white-collar workers, especially those in their 20s, according to a recent survey.
According to the Ministry of Education, a record number of 7.27 million students will graduate from colleges across China next year, 280,000 more than the number this year.
China’s working age population in 2012, the labor force aged from 15 to 59, reduced by 3.45 million from a year earlier to 937.27 million.
The number of people of working age in China will decrease by almost 30 million before the end of this decade, posing a serious challenge to economic growth, an expert with a top think tank has predicted.
Even though wages have risen rapidly in the past five years, China’ s labor cost still remains very low relative to the global level, and the supply of low-cost jobs is far from being depleted.
The purchasing power of workers in Shanghai and Beijing is growing closer to that in many European cities.
The China Employee Benefits Index (CEBI) is the first index of employee social protection in China.
The complicated working environment presents great obstacles for officials and activists of trade unions.
Trade unions should strive within the legal framework for rights and benefits both for workers and themselves.
Over the past year, trade unions across China have done their utmost to uphold migrant workers’ rights, scoring substantial achievements.
An employer who maliciously defaulted on workers’ wages were sentenced to two and a half years in prison and a fine of up to 50,000 yuan.
Sichuan Trade Union Federation opened a hotline besides offering legal aid on its micro blog.