April 2015 Current Events: Business News

Updated August 5, 2020 | Infoplease Staff

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Here are the key events in business news for the month of April 2015.

  • Job Numbers Slow Down in March (Apr. 3): According to the Labor Department, the U.S. economy adds 126,000 jobs in March, far less than the 295,000 jobs added in February. However, the unemployment rate holds at 5.5%, the same as February, and hourly wages rise 0.3% in the private sector for March.

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