Gulf Times - jobs
Rolls-Royce CEO cuts 4,600 jobs to boost profitability

Rolls-Royce CEO cuts 4,600 jobs to boost profitability

Rolls-Royce is to cut 4,600 jobs over two years in the latest attempt by boss Warren East to cut costs and make Britain's best known engineering company more profitable and dynamic.

Qatar pledges 10,000 jobs and $500mn aid package for Jordan

Qatar pledges 10,000 jobs and $500mn aid package for Jordan

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the move comes "in light of the difficult economic circumstances and challenges experienced by the sisterly Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan".

Deutsche Bank looks to cut 10,000 jobs to reduce costs: WSJ

Deutsche Bank looks to cut 10,000 jobs to reduce costs: WSJ

Deutsche Bank is planning to cut 10,000 jobs, or about a tenth of its global workforce, as part of efforts to reduce costs, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.

BT to cut 13,000 jobs in biggest cull in a decade

BT to cut 13,000 jobs in biggest cull in a decade

BT will cut 13,000 managerial and back-office jobs and move to a smaller London base in the latest attempt by the boss of Britain's biggest telecoms group to rebuild from an accounting scandal and downturn in trading.

QP's $10bn investment in Texas LNG project to generate 45,000 jobs

QP's $10bn investment in Texas LNG project to generate 45,000 jobs

During the last five years, the volume of trade between Qatar and the US reached about $24bn.

Top experts converge for career summit

Top experts converge for career summit

More than 250 policy-makers, decision-makers and senior executives from various government institutions from Qatar and international organisations from the rest of the world took part in the second edition of Career Guidance Stakeholders Platform yesterday at the Qatar National Convention Centre.

Toys 'R' Us goes out of business, 30,000 jobs at stake

Toys 'R' Us goes out of business, 30,000 jobs at stake

Iconic toy retailer Toys 'R' Us Inc the will shutter or sell its stores in the United States after failing to find a buyer or reach a deal to restructure billions in debt, putting at risk about 30,000 jobs.

Trump's tariffs jeopardise jobs and prosperity: Germany

Trump's tariffs jeopardise jobs and prosperity: Germany

US President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminium imports will cost jobs and growth, German Economy Minister Brigitte Zypries told Reuters on Sunday ...

Airbus says 3,700 jobs to be affected by lower production rates

Airbus says 3,700 jobs to be affected by lower production rates

Airbus on Wednesday confirmed reduced production rates of its double-decker A380 and A400M military aircraft and said up to 3,700 jobs would be impacted in France, Germany, Britain and Spain.

Indian union appeals to global brands over fair wages, jobs

Indian union appeals to global brands over fair wages, jobs

An Indian trade union has asked 130 global garment brands for help in a dispute with a major label supplier in a rare move by workers that campaigners say spotlights an unmapped part of the supply chain.

Economy minister holds talks with top US officials

Economy minister holds talks with top US officials

The two meetings, held on the sidelines of his participation in the Qatari-US Strategic Dialogue in Washington, DC, dealt with reviewing economic and investment ties and the means to advance them.

Brexit could cost Britain about 500,000 jobs: London mayor

Brexit could cost Britain about 500,000 jobs: London mayor

Britain could lose almost 500,000 jobs and £50bn ($67.41bn) investment over the next 12 years if it fails to agree a trade deal with the European Union, according a report commissioned by London Mayor Sadiq Khan.