[AMSTERDAM] Dutch bank ABN Amro said on Wednesday its investment bank will end all trade and commodity financing operations, as the unit's focus turns solely to Northwest Europe and clearing...

[LONDON] UK department store chain Debenhams has axed 2,500 jobs, a spokesman said Tuesday, as the coronavirus pandemic piles further pressure onto the long-suffering group.

[NEW YORK] WarnerMedia's Bob Greenblatt and Kevin Reilly, executives who oversaw its HBO Max streaming business, will leave as part of a restructuring, the company said on Friday.

THE Singapore Business Federation (SBF) has urged employers to protect the Singaporean core, retain talent to grow business opportunities, and to use retrenchment only as a last resort to manage...

THE Singapore Business Federation (SBF) has urged employers to protect the Singaporean core and retain talent to grow business opportunities, while leaving retrenchment as a last resort to manage...

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APPLICATIONS for unemployment benefits in the US fell more than expected last week to the lowest since the pandemic started, in a broad decline across nearly all states, suggesting the labour...

[WASHINGTON] Workers filing for first-time jobless benefits dropped in the latest week to 1.19 million, well below what analysts had been expecting, and applications for pandemic assistance also...

THE recent high-profile layoffs at Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) have left the integrated resort with a higher share of local staff than before, said the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) in a statement on...

[CHENNAI] Less than a week after winning the FA Cup to secure their place in next season's Europa League and as they negotiate a multi-million pound contract extension with striker Pierre-Emerick...

[SYDNEY] Pandemic-struck airline Virgin Australia announced on Wednesday it would close budget subsidiary Tigerair Australia and lay off 3,000 staff as it prepares to relaunch under new owners....