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US employment plunges 701,000 in March amid coronavirus: govt

US employment plunges 701,000 in March amid coronavirus: govt

The US economy shed 701,000 jobs in March amid the damage inflicted by the coronavirus shutdowns, while the unemployment rate surged to 4.4 percent, the Labor Department reported Friday.

HSBC to cut 35,000 jobs in next three years in restructuring

HSBC to cut 35,000 jobs in next three years in restructuring

Banking giant HSBC plans to cut some 35,000 jobs worldwide during the next three years as it restructures and increases it focus on Asia.

Nissan to cut 12,500 jobs as crisis deepens after profit wipe out

Nissan to cut 12,500 jobs as crisis deepens after profit wipe out

Nissan Motor Co unveiled its biggest restructuring plan in a decade, axing nearly a tenth of its workforce and flagging possible plant closures to rein in costs that ballooned when Carlos Ghosn was CEO.

France pledges to fight for GE plant where 1,000 jobs at risk

France pledges to fight for GE plant where 1,000 jobs at risk

French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Tuesday he would fight to save jobs at a General Electric (GE) plant in eastern France where more than 1,000 posts are threatened.

British Steel risks collapse with 25,000 jobs at stake

British Steel risks collapse with 25,000 jobs at stake

British Steel, the country's second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse unless the government agrees to provide an emergency 30 million pound ($38 million) loan, two sources close to the situation said.

Amazon rolls out machines that pack orders and replace jobs

Amazon rolls out machines that pack orders and replace jobs

Amazon.com Inc is rolling out machines to automate a job held by thousands of its workers: boxing up customer orders.

Arab communities back Silatech’s efforts to create jobs

Arab communities back Silatech’s efforts to create jobs

A number of Arab communities recently participated in Silatech’s cultural event for fundraising at Mall of Qatar, supporting Silatech’s endeavours to create job opportunities for youth.

India's Congress promises jobs, end of sedition law to beat Modi

India's Congress promises jobs, end of sedition law to beat Modi

India's main opposition Congress party pledged on Tuesday to expand a rural employment guarantee programme, reward businesses for creating jobs and scrap an 1870 sedition law ...

Artificial Intelligence to create more jobs than it eliminates: US professor

Artificial Intelligence to create more jobs than it eliminates: US professor

Doha Bank hosted a knowledge sharing session on “Strategic customer profitability through customer centricity” on Saturday.

France's Societe Generale to cut 1,500 jobs: report

France's Societe Generale to cut 1,500 jobs: report

French banking group Societe Generale is planning to cut 1,500 positions in its BFI corporate and investment banking arm, Le Figaro newspaper reported on Saturday.

Jaguar Land Rover to cut 4,500 jobs, mainly in Britain

Jaguar Land Rover to cut 4,500 jobs, mainly in Britain

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) will cut 10 percent of its workforce, mostly in its home market, as Britain's biggest carmaker faces lower Chinese demand and a slump in European diesel sales.

Joint committee to follow up on jobs for 10,000 Jordanians

Joint committee to follow up on jobs for 10,000 Jordanians

HE al-Nuaimi said the meeting also touched on the nature of the job opportunities available in Qatar.