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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

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More than 2 Million UK Workers Expect Massive Layoffs after Lockdown

Approximately 2.6 million British employees, or around eight percent of the UK’s workforce, said that they are expecting to lose their jobs in the...

Protests Erupt at French Energy Giant Total’s Headquarters Over Expected Refinery Layoffs

Workers have held protests and stormed the Total S.E. Headquarters in France amid impending layoffs. "Total does not want our struggle to be heard, for...

Southwest Airlines warns of 6,800 impending layoffs

Southwest Airlines announced that 6,800 employees may be furloughed by spring due to an alleged “lack of meaningful progress” in cost-cutting negotiations with labor...

New US Jobless Claims Fell Slightly to 712,000 Last Week

First-time claims for unemployment benefits in the United States totaled 712,000 in the week that ended on November 28th, reaching the lowest level during...

Delta Reaches Cost Reduction Deal with Unions, Southwest Announces Layoffs

Delta Air Lines has reached a deal with its pilots to implement pay cuts to avoid furloughs along with Southwest Airlines' warning of massive...

Disney to Layoff 32,000 Workers

Disney disclosed in their latest 10-K filing new downsizing plans which would increase the 28,000 layoffs announced in September to 32,000.Disney disclosed in their...

Exxon Will Cut up to 300 Jobs in Canada

US oil giant Exxon Mobil announced on Wednesday afternoon it is planning to cut up to 300 positions in Canada as part of an...

General Electric Warns of More Job Cuts at Aviation Business

-General Electric warned on Tuesday afternoon of more job cuts at its aviation unit, citing a lengthy recovery for the airline industry from the...

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