Tag Archives: Labor

12Apr/17

Inflation almost completely gnaws away the growth in pay of British workers during the three months to February

Inflation gnaws at the growth in pay of British workers during the three months to February, evidence that households are feeling the strain of rising prices as Brexit negotiations begin.
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30Jan/17

Starbucks CEO Schultz plans to hire 10,000 refugees after Trump ban

Starbucks Corp Chief Executive Officer Howard Schultz says the company plans to hire 10,000 refugees over five years in 75 countries, two days after U.S. President Donald Trump’s executive order banning refugees from certain countries.

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17Jan/17

Trump Commerce nominee Ross outsourced 2700 jobs

Wilbur Ross, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice to run the Department of Commerce, has a long record of outsourcing American jobs, counter to Trump’s message o protecting US jobs as a candidate. Andy Sullivan reports. Continue reading

12Dec/16

Women from South Africa’s townships make profits promoting cookies

A group of women from disadvantaged backgrounds in South Africa have found a way to support their families by baking and selling cookies through an initiative that employs women from townships and enables them learn new skills and earn a regular income.

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09Mar/15

U.S. justices show support for Muslim woman denied job due to head scarf

A majority of U.S. Supreme Court justices express support for a Muslim woman denied a job at Abercrombie & Fitch because she wore a head scarf.

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02Mar/15

Intel Launches New Mobile SoCs, LTE Solution

Announces Collaborations with Ericsson*, Samsung*, Others as Part of Broad Effort Spanning Silicon, Devices, Security and Networking Solutions
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