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UPDATE 4-Barrick says strike ends at Veladero mine in Argentina

May 29, 2017

(Recasts with strike ending)BUENOS AIRES, May 29 (Reuters) - A strike by one of the labor unions at Barrick Gold Corp's Veladero mine in......

UPDATE 3-Barrick says union on strike at Veladero mine in Argentina

May 29, 2017

(Recasts; Adds union comment, stock price)BUENOS AIRES, May 29 (Reuters) - Barrick Gold Corp said on Monday one of several labor unions at its......

UPDATE 2-Barrick says union on strike at Veladero mine in Argentina

May 29, 2017

(Adds details from Barrick statement)BUENOS AIRES, May 29 (Reuters) - One of several labor unions at Barrick Gold Corp's Veladero mine in Argentina have......

Harley-Davidson plans a Thailand factory to serve Southeast Asian market

May 25, 2017

Motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson Inc. said on Thursday it will build a plant in Thailand, a major Asian automotive hub, to serve the growing Southeast......

FRANCE'S TRADE UNION CFDT SAYS IT URGES MACRON IN TALKS NOT TO PUSH HIS PROPOSED LABOUR REFORMS TOO HURRIEDLY, ALLOW TIME FOR FURTHER DISCUSSION

May 23, 2017

FRANCE'S TRADE UNION CFDT SAYS IT URGES MACRON IN TALKS NOT TO PUSH HIS PROPOSED LABOUR REFORMS TOO HURRIEDLY, ALLOW TIME FOR FURTHER DISCUSSIONLet's......

Ford reportedly fires CEO Mark Fields and taps executive Jim Hackett

May 21, 2017

Ford Motor reportedly shuffled its senior leadership team, with plans to replace CEO Mark Fields with executive chiefJim Hackett as a steep stock price......

The Conversation US: Yale Grad Students’ Hunger Strike Can’t Turn The Tide For Labor

May 21, 2017

By Raymond Hogler, Colorado State University On April 24, graduate students at Yale University announced a hunger strike in support ...

UPDATE 1-Nigerian oil labor union calls for Exxon Mobil shutdown in Delta

May 19, 2017

(Adds Exxon Mobil comment, additional union comment)YENAGOA, Nigeria, May 19 (Reuters) - A Nigerian labor union on Friday called for the shutdown of all......

Nigerian oil labor union calls for Exxon Mobil shutdown in Delta

May 19, 2017

YENAGOA, Nigeria, May 19 (Reuters) - A Nigerian oil labor union on Friday called for the shutdown of all Exxon Mobil Corp facilities in......

UPDATE 2-From carmakers to cats, all face Brexit disruption, Merkel says

May 17, 2017

(Adds economic advisors' call for EFTA membership)BERLIN, May 17 (Reuters) - Everything from just-in-time auto supply chains to the free movement of workers and......

UPDATE 1-From carmakers to cats, all face Brexit disruption, Merkel says

May 17, 2017

(Adds supply chains, pets, quotes)BERLIN, May 17 (Reuters) - Everything from just-in-time supply chains in the auto industry to the free movement of workers......

Trump administration gives some hints about its infrastructure plan

May 15, 2017

Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao said Monday that the Trump administration's infrastructure plan will be out in a few weeks and will call for $200......

Trump reassures farmers immigration crackdown not aimed at their workers

May 15, 2017

President Donald Trump said he would seek to keep his tough immigration enforcement policies from harming the U.S. farm industry and its largely immigrant......

Romania: 20,000 state finance workers strike over wages

May 15, 2017

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Some 20,000 finance workers from Romania's public sector went on strike Monday to protest a move to cut their salaries,......

NLRB files complaint against VW over practices at Tennessee plant

May 12, 2017

DETROIT, May 12 (Reuters) - The U.S. National Labor Relations Board has filed an unfair labor practices complaint against Volkswagen AG for hiking health......