WHILE jobs so far are not a big casualty of the Coronavirus pandemic, with hardly any lay-offs reported, close to half of the employers polled in a survey in the first half of March planned to...

[SYDNEY] Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways said on Friday it was closing its Vancouver cabin crew base, laying off 147 crew members, as part of an ongoing business review.

LAYING off people is never easy. Apart from the minefield of ill will that bosses have to navigate when cutting headcount, companies are also learning that morale and reputation are at great risk...

MORE Singapore residents held jobs at the end of last year despite economic uncertainties, athough employment growth slowed slightly.

[ROME] Steel giant ArcelorMittal pulled out of an agreement to buy struggling Italian firm Ilva because of production concerns, Italy's prime minister has said, warning the company wants to cut 5,...

TRAVEL retailer DFS Group on Wednesday said it has further bumped up the severance packages to all the workers who were laid off during its recent retrenchment exercise in Singapore.

[NEW YORK] Wells Fargo & Co has laid off more than 200 bankers in its US lending divisions in recent months, as the bank reacted to business trends and restructured some units, sources...

TRAVEL retailer DFS Group said on Wednesday that it has in place a series of measures to assist employees affected by last week’s retrenchment exercise.

[SEOUL] LG Display said on Tuesday that it would launch a voluntary redundancy programme for its production line employees after mounting financial losses.

[SAN FRANCISCO] Uber on Monday confirmed it is cutting 400 jobs from its marketing team of more than 1,200 workers to reduce costs and improve efficiency.