Labour Disputes

Exclusive: Science journal to withdraw chronic fatigue review amid…

Exclusive: Science journal to withdraw chronic fatigue review amid…

Published 17/10/2018

LONDON, Oct 17 (Reuters) - A respected science journal is to withdraw a much-cited review of evidence on an illness known as chronic fatigue syndrome [more…]

Palestinians strike in support of Israel’s Arab minority

Palestinians strike in support of Israel’s Arab minority

Published 01/10/2018

RAMALLAH, West Bank (Reuters) - Palestinians across the occupied West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem held a general strike on Monday in support of an [more…]

Frenchman lands job after ‘just-go-ask’ advice from Macron

Frenchman lands job after ‘just-go-ask’ advice from Macron

Published 27/09/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - A jobless young Frenchman told by Emmanuel Macron that all he needed to do to find a job was cross the road [more…]

Qatar lifts controversial exit visa system for most workers

Qatar lifts controversial exit visa system for most workers

Published 05/09/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Qatar amended its residency laws on Tuesday to allow most foreign workers to leave the country without exit permits from their employers, [more…]

U.S. judge rejects Trump directives easing ability to fire federal…

U.S. judge rejects Trump directives easing ability to fire federal…

Published 25/08/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge on Saturday rejected key elements of President Donald Trump’s May executive orders that would make it easier to [more…]

For Greece’s austerity-hit elderly, bailout “will never end”

For Greece’s austerity-hit elderly, bailout “will never end”

Published 20/08/2018

ATHENS (Reuters) - With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer’s market in his working-class Athens neighborhood [more…]

For Greece’s austerity-hit elderly, bailout “will never end”

For Greece’s austerity-hit elderly, bailout “will never end”

Published 20/08/2018

ATHENS (Reuters) - With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer’s market in his working-class Athens neighborhood [more…]

For Greece’s austerity-hit elderly, bailout “will never end”

For Greece’s austerity-hit elderly, bailout “will never end”

Published 20/08/2018

ATHENS (Reuters) - With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer’s market in his working-class Athens neighborhood [more…]

For Greece’s austerity-hit elderly, bailout “will never end”

For Greece’s austerity-hit elderly, bailout “will never end”

Published 20/08/2018

ATHENS (Reuters) - With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer’s market in his working-class Athens neighborhood [more…]

Uber to learn London license fate with judge’s ruling on Tuesday

Uber to learn London license fate with judge’s ruling on Tuesday

Published 25/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber will hear on Tuesday if a bid to overturn a ruling stripping it of its license to operate in London, its [more…]