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Air France KLM shares rise on hopes of union pay deal

Air France KLM shares rise on hopes of union pay deal

Published 18/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Air France KLM (AIRF.PA) shares rose on Thursday, which traders attributed to a report on the website of business publication La Tribune [more…]

House Republicans target more tax cuts as elections near

House Republicans target more tax cuts as elections near

Published 10/09/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives plan to unveil another round of tax cuts this week, hoping to draw a sharp [more…]

Kraft Heinz sees rising costs, still weighing M&A deal: CEO

Kraft Heinz sees rising costs, still weighing M&A deal: CEO

Published 07/09/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Kraft Heinz Co is feeling the pinch from trade conflicts and rising costs, but is still willing to consider an acquisition [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…]

Volkswagen Mexico agrees 5.5 percent salary hike for workers: union

Volkswagen Mexico agrees 5.5 percent salary hike for workers: union

Published 19/08/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - German carmaker Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) has agreed to a 5.5 percent salary increase for workers in Mexico and another raise for [more…]

Chicago teachers pension fund divesting from private prisons

Chicago teachers pension fund divesting from private prisons

Published 17/08/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund’s board of trustees voted on Friday to phase out investments in companies that run private prisons [more…]

Analyst View: Mexican leftist wins landslide, peso wobbles

Analyst View: Mexican leftist wins landslide, peso wobbles

Published 02/07/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Leftist outsider Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador won Mexico’s presidential election with a landslide on Sunday, setting the stage for a government [more…]

Why U.S. retirees are waiting longer to claim Social Security

Why U.S. retirees are waiting longer to claim Social Security

Published 31/05/2018

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Fewer Americans are asking Social Security to “show me the money” as soon as possible. The share of workers claiming Social Security [more…]

The rise of the apprentice: a European tradition comes to the U.S

The rise of the apprentice: a European tradition comes to the U.S

Published 31/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The growing number of apprenticeships in the U.S. has more to do with European companies importing the practice into their American [more…]

Salma Hayek calls for male stars to get pay cut

Salma Hayek calls for male stars to get pay cut

Published 14/05/2018

CANNES, France (Reuters) - Mexican-American actress Salma Hayek, a vocal campaigner against sexual harassment in the movie industry, said on Sunday male stars should get [more…]