[SYDNEY] Australia's unemployment rate surprisingly slipped in February though risks are surging as travel restrictions and lockdowns related to the coronavirus pandemic threatened to push the...

JUST like how there is no truly happy divorce, there is no such thing as a merry - or even successful - retrenchment exercise.

[BENGALURU] Wells Fargo & Co is planning to eliminate about 700 workers in Manila, Philippines, and move a portion of these roles to India that already houses nearly 12,000 tech employees, the...

[TORONTO] Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce became the second Canadian bank in as many months to reveal layoffs as it contends with a tough environment for revenue growth.

[LONDON] Tata Steel Europe said on Wednesday it had begun talks with its workers on a "transformation programme" that involves up to 3,000 job cuts, prompting an angry response from union leaders...

[TUNIS] Tunisair plans to lay off 400 of its full-time employees in 2020 as part of plans to ease financial difficulties at the state-owned Tunisian airline, its chief executive said on Tuesday....

[WASHINGTON] Embattled office sharing firm WeWork will lay off 2,400 employees worldwide - about a fifth of its workforce - as the it struggles to reorganise amid mounting losses, the company...

[THE HAGUE] Indian group Tata Steel, which owns major blast furnaces outside Amsterdam announced Monday it was slashing up to 3,000 jobs in Europe as it restructured following the collapse of a...

[MONTREAL] US automaker Ford said on Monday it would lay off about 450 employees in Canada as it ends production of two vehicles currently assembled there.

[NEW YORK] General Motors has laid off 6,000 workers in Mexico temporarily due to a US labour strike, which has disrupted production at two plants south of the border manufacturing pickup trucks,...