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On the Call: Humana COO on health care use

Some health insurers have been benefiting from a slowing growth rate in health care use, contributing to a stronger performance for the companies as they have reported improved earnings recently. Industry analysts are looking for any signs that the use rate is accelerating, which would result in a g Full story

Economists see the pace of recovery picking up

Industry economists say the U.S. economy will continue to expand at a moderate pace through next year, boosted by a rise in consumer and, especially, business spending. Full story

Post-quake rebuild fuels Chile recovery a year on

A year after one of the biggest earthquakes on record slammed Chile with a $30 billion hit to its economy, a massive reconstruction effort is underpinning a strong rebound seen continuing in 2011. Full story

Japan population growth rate slows to record low

Japan's population grew at its slowest rate since 1920 in the five years to 2010, data showed Friday, underscoring the challenges for policy-makers struggling with the rising costs of an aging society. Full story

ClickSoftware sees revenue growth accelerating

Workforce management software firm ClickSoftware Technologies expects annual sales growth to surpass 20 percent in coming years and profit to improve on new mobility and cloud computing products. Full story

Monster online job index up 7.0 percent year-on-year in January

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A monthly gauge of online labor demand in the United States rose 7.0 percent in January compared to the same month a year ago, despite a decline the government employment. Full story

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