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Redmayne calls for Hollywood change on gender equality

Redmayne calls for Hollywood change on gender equality

Published 14/01/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne said on Sunday that Hollywood’s campaign for gender equality had been “a long time coming” and that a [more…]

Germans seek labor deal by early next month as car workers strike

Germans seek labor deal by early next month as car workers strike

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Audi cars are parked in front of the company's headquarters in Ingolstadt, Germany, March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Lukas BarthHAMBURG (Reuters) - Workers at carmakers [more…]

Walmart wage hike may show wage pressures building for lowest paid

Walmart wage hike may show wage pressures building for lowest paid

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Workers prepare their store for customers at a newly built Walmart Super Center prior to its opening in Compton, California, U.S., January 10, [more…]

Ryanair hit with first ever pilots strike

Ryanair hit with first ever pilots strike

Published 22/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A pilot disembarks a Ryanair flight at Stansted airport in London, Britain September 27, 2017. REUTERS/Clodagh KilcoyneBERLIN (Reuters) - Ryanair’s efforts to avert [more…]

Robot growing pains: Two U.S. factories show tensions of going digital

Robot growing pains: Two U.S. factories show tensions of going digital

Published 22/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A job seeker departs the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. career fair held by the New York State department of Labor in New [more…]

France cuts cost of sacking traders to lure banks post-Brexit

France cuts cost of sacking traders to lure banks post-Brexit

Published 24/11/2017

A general view shows the Arc de Triomphe and the financial and business district in La Defense, west of Paris, France November 22, 2017. REUTERS/Gonzalo [more…]

ECB still believes in eventual inflation, wage rise: Draghi

ECB still believes in eventual inflation, wage rise: Draghi

Published 14/10/2017

Wages and inflation in the 19-country euro zone will eventually rise but more slowly than earlier thought, requiring continued patience from policymakers, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said on Saturday. [more…]

Protests disrupt London Film Festival in cinema wage dispute

Protests disrupt London Film Festival in cinema wage dispute

Published 05/10/2017

Protesters chanted and waved banners at the opening of the BFI London Film Festival as a long-running staff pay dispute with a cinema chain spilled over into red carpet territory. [more…]

Outlook for wage growth in Britain cools: survey

Outlook for wage growth in Britain cools: survey

Published 25/09/2017

Hopes for higher wage growth across Britain are receding, apart from in a few sectors of the labor market that suffer from acute skill shortages, according to a report published on Monday by recruitment company Hays. [more…]

EU seeks more protection for Uber-style jobs

EU seeks more protection for Uber-style jobs

Published 24/09/2017

The European Commission wants more social protection and rights for casual workers, such as those in the "gig economy", and others with non-standard contracts to try to tackle growing social inequality. [more…]