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News Release 2017 Subject Date
Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 600 from October; November Unemployment Rate Increases to 4.3 Percent Labor Force Estimates December 21, 2017
DLT Announces 2018 Benefits and Rates for Unemployment and Temporary Disability Insurance UI/TDI Tax Rates December 6, 2017
October Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 4.2 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 200 from September Labor Force Estimates November 16, 2017
DLT Seeks Public Input before Drafting Regulations for Paid Sick Leave Law Labor Standards November 9, 2017
West Warwick One-Stop Career Center Closed Today Facilities/Operations October 30, 2017
Systems Upgrade to Affect DLT Services This Weekend Facilities/Operations October 26, 2017
September Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.2 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 3,700 from August Labor Force Estimates October 19, 2017
National Business Group That’s Urging Employer-Led Skills Training Comes to RI to Learn More about Real Jobs Program Real Jobs RI October 10, 2017
Rhode Island Continues Crackdown on Workplace Fraud Workplace Fraud September 18, 2017
Rhode Island-Based Jobs unchanged from July; August Unemployment Rate Remains at 4.3 Percent Labor Force Estimates September 14, 2017
Logistics Company Looking to Hire up to 300 Ramp and Warehouse Agents at New Airport Cargo Terminal Recruitments/Layoffs September 13, 2017
Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 3,100 from June; July Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.3 Percent Labor Force Estimates August 17, 2017
Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 200 from May; June Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.2 Percent Labor Force Estimates July 20, 2017
Raimondo Spotlights US Department of Labor Report Showing RI’s Nation-Leading Drop in Veterans’ Unemployment Rate Veterans Services July 19, 2017
Name Change Announced for Providence Rehabilitation Facility for Injured Workers That’s Run by DLT Workers' Compensation July 18, 2017
Rate Reduction for Insurers Providing Workers’ Comp Coverage Shows Raimondo’s Commitment to Easing the Cost of Doing Business in Rhode Island Workers' Compensation July 12, 2017
May Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.1 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 600 from April Labor Force Estimates June 15, 2017
Program Puts More than 1,200 RI Youth in Summer Jobs, Work-Based Learning Aligned with Employers’ Skills Needs Youth Employment May 18, 2017
April Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 4.3 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 200 from March Labor Force Estimates May 18, 2017
DLT Working to Correct Error Affecting Payments to TDI Customers Trying to Use New Electronic Payment Card TDI/TCI May 12, 2017
DLT Statement Regarding Layoffs at Care New England Recruitments/Layoffs April 26, 2017
March Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.3 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs down 700 from February Labor Force Estimates April 20, 2017
Statement on Sentencing of Ex-DLT Employee For Theft of Unemployment Insurance Funds DLT Personnel April 3, 2017
Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 2,200 from January; February Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.5 Percent Labor Force Estimates March 23, 2017
January Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.7 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs up 1,400 from December Labor Force Estimates March 9, 2017
DLT Releases Revised 2016 Unemployment Rate and Other Labor Force Measures Labor Force Estimates February 27, 2017
December Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.0 Percent; Rhode Island-Based Jobs Down 1,000 from November Labor Force Estimates January 19, 2017



For news releases prior to 2017, please email Maria.Ferreira@dlt.ri.gov

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