AJ Impact

US sick leave aid leaves millions of workers in the cold

Some 20 million American workers could be excluded from emergency paid sick leave.

US sick leave aid leaves millions of workers in the cold

AJ Impact

Mnuchin says US unemployment could surge without rescue: Reports

US treasury secretary reportedly told Republican senators unemployment could reach 20 percent without stimulus package.

Mnuchin says US unemployment could surge without rescue: Reports

AJ Impact

Tata Steel Europe to cut 1,250 jobs in fight for profitability

The cuts are less than the 3,000 jobs Tata Steel Europe said it would get rid of last November.

Tata Steel Europe to cut 1,250 jobs in fight for profitability

AJ Impact

China's graduates are stuck without work as virus eats into jobs

Companies in China are delaying hiring as the virus affects businesses and trade, leaving new job seekers in the lurch.

China's graduates are stuck without work as virus eats into jobs

AJ Impact

Battle of the billionaires: Bloomberg & Trump duel in Super Bowl

Incumbent US president and wealthy Democratic candidate spend over $10m each on rival commercials for the Big Game.

Battle of the billionaires: Bloomberg & Trump duel in Super Bowl

AJ Impact

Deutsche Bank posts bigger-than-expected loss in fourth quarter

Germany's biggest lender is slashing thousands of jobs, closing some businesses and shaking up its management.

Deutsche Bank posts bigger-than-expected loss in fourth quarter

AJ Impact

India's Tata Steel to axe up to 3,000 jobs across Europe

Tata says it will cut mostly office-based roles but will not close steel plants down as part of its transformation plan.

India's Tata Steel to axe up to 3,000 jobs across Europe

AJ Impact

South African Airways cancels flights as workers go on strike

Union members said they were protesting the airline's plan to cut hundreds of jobs and its refusal to increase salaries.

South African Airways cancels flights as workers go on strike

AJ Impact

US Fed Chairman: 'Monetary policy is in a good place'

Powell says he is satisfied with current interest rates but flags economic risks from slowing growth, trade disputes.

US Fed Chairman: 'Monetary policy is in a good place'

AJ Impact

Brazil's new stimulus plan aims to create up to four million jobs

Corporate tax cuts, working on Sundays and micro-credit schemes are among the government's proposals.

Brazil's new stimulus plan aims to create up to four million jobs

AJ Impact

US government's annual budget deficit balloons to $984bn

With the recent tax cut and spending increases, the national debt continues to demand ever-larger interest payments.

US government's annual budget deficit balloons to $984bn

Poverty & Development

Can Lebanon's protesters win concrete change?

Demonstrators tired of high prices, unemployment and poor services challenge long-established system dominated by political dynasties.

Can Lebanon's protesters win concrete change?

Iraq

Will protesters in Iraq get what they want?

Demonstrators fear nothing will change after police crack down and officials propose a recycled set of reforms.

Will protesters in Iraq get what they want?

AJ Impact

HSBC may slash up to 10,000 jobs to cut costs: FT

Workers in highly-paid roles and positions in Europe could be the first to go, according to a Financial Times report.

HSBC may slash up to 10,000 jobs to cut costs: FT

AJ Impact

Printer problem: HP says to slash up to 9,000 jobs to cut costs

HP estimates that it can save $1bn by the end of its 2022 fiscal year, but the restructuring will also cost it $1bn.

Printer problem: HP says to slash up to 9,000 jobs to cut costs