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First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 15 mins ago - 12 reports

Want to fight Ebola? Don't do it like Sierra Leone

Please support our site by enabling javascript to view ads.PRETORIA, South Africa — Desperate to stop the unchecked spread of Ebola, the Sierra Leone government has an aggressive plan: lock down its citizens. All of them.In one of the toughest measures ... [Published GlobalPost - 15 mins ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 43 mins ago - 18 reports

Holiday Hiring Season Should Be Jolly

If you’re looking for work this holiday season, there’s reason to be ho-ho-hopeful. Employers are expected to hire more than 800,000 seasonal workers as the economy continues to improve and consumer spending picks up, according to an annual holiday hiring ... [Published AARP Bulletin Today - 43 mins ago]
Entities: Workers, AARP, Paul Ashworth
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 55 mins ago - 5 reports

Muslim Aid Workers Make Plea For UK Hostage

A British Muslim aid worker has made a direct appeal to Islamic State's leader to show "compassion and mercy" to UK hostage Alan Henning.The father-of-two from Salford travelled to Syria with charity workers in December, but was kidnapped and now faces ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - 55 mins ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 14 reports

South Sudan Tells Foreign Workers They Can Stay

The government in war-torn South Sudan will not be expelling any foreign workers, contrary to what it said on Tuesday. On Wednesday, officials in South Sudan said they would 'recall' the order to expel expatriates and replace it with an 'appeal' to hire ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 4 reports

Garment factory workers rally for hike in pay

About 500 workers joined a brief rally at a garment factory in an industrial park in Phnom Penh to urge international buyers, including GAP, Levi's, H&M, Puma and ZARA to lift their basic wage to US$177 a month."With the current wages, the garment workers ... [Published Hong Kong Standard - 2 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 16 reports

Verité Study Finds Forced Labor in Malaysian Electronics Industry

A new Verité  study, covered in today’s New York Times among many other publications, shows concrete evidence of widespread forced labor among migrant workers in Malaysian electronics. The press release:Amherst, MA – Verité, a nonprofit organization dedicated ... [Published Skoll Foundation - 2 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 8 reports

Confusion over South Sudan ban on foreign workers

By AGGREY MUTAMBOMore bySouth Sudan government on Tuesday evening appeared to contradict itself on the decision to ban all foreign workers, including aid workers, and an order for their replacement with locals.Mr Mawien Makol Ariik, the South Sudan Government ... [Published Daily Nation - 9 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 10 reports

Cambodia deploys troops to foil labour protest : September 17, 2014, 5:42 pm

PHNOM PENH - Cambodia deployed armed troops in its capital on Wednesday as garment workers held rallies to revive a campaign for higher wages that had helped to stoke a year-long political crisis.About 500 textile workers rallied in an industrial suburb ... [Published Daily Times - 11 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 28 reports

Holiday hiring expected to outpace 2013

am • May be the strongest since the last Century• “This year, we could see hiring return to levels not seen since the height of the dot.com boom” Continued employment gains across all industries and increased consumer spending are expected to boost demand ... [Published Central Valley Business Times - 12 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 29 reports

S.Sudan bans all foreign workers, including aid staff

JUBA:- War-torn South Sudan has banned the employment of all foreign workers, including those with non-governmental organisations, and ordered they be replaced by locals, an official notice said on Tuesday. “All non-governmental organisations, private ... [Published Mareeg News Online - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 21 reports

Ebola Crisis to African Government: Safety First, Not Eat Fast

Since the outbreak of Ebola in May this year, over 2,000 people have died leaving authorities in mostly affected West Africa countries desperately pleading for help from outside. President of Liberia Ellen Johnson Sirleaf wrote an emotional letter to ... [Published Huffington Post UK - 14 hours ago]
Entities: Workers, Liberia, Ebola
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 86 reports

US leaders call for "war" on Ebola outbreak, pledge troops to combat virus

US lawmakers called for a government-funded "war" to contain West Africa's deadly Ebola  epidemic before it threatens more countries, building on an American pledge to send 3,000 military engineers and medical personnel to combat the virus."Here's the ... [Published DNA India - 20 hours ago]
Entities: Ebola, Virus, Ebola Outbreak

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"It is the busiest time of year, it is pivotal, it is so important that we get people in here that we are up to staff," Gerdes said. "Not only with Black Friday sales but going into the rest of fourth quarter. We not only get busy for Black Friday but even after that the four week window is just crazy."
"The exit scheme rendered most of these female employees ineligible for the retirement scheme. But following pressure from our end, the management has agreed to make necessary changes so that a large number of women can opt for the scheme and their sons can be gainfully employed" a senior union leader from INTUC told ET
"I've got two sons. One is a carpenter and one is an electrician. And no job. Nothing. They are [doing] cleaning, or labour."
"These actions will better enable us to focus our investments on serving our customers and members through integrated retail - at the store, online and in the home" Riefs said

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Security Council Meeting and Resolution on Ebol... [Published What's In Blue Insights - 1 hour ago]
Tomorrow afternoon (18 September) the Security Council will hold an open debate on the Ebola crisis in West Africa with briefings from Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon; David Nabarro, the Senior UN System Coordinator for Ebola; Margaret Chan, the Director-General ...
Reversing the Technology Brain Drain: How to Ke... [Published TechNet Blogs - 1 hour ago]
The tech brain drain, or emigration of highly trained/intelligent people from a particular country, is happening all over the world. In the United States, it's happening nationally with tech workers flocking to hubs such as Silicon Valley, Seattle, ...
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The requirement that illegal immigrants must come forward and subject themselves to background checks to attain legal status as required under various amnesty proposals likely would not catch criminals, the Department of Homeland Security Secretary ...
Alberta will soon topple B.C. as Canada’s third... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 1 hour ago]
Statistics Canada published its latest population projections on Wednesday, drawing on input from demographers across the country to assess what the country will look like down the road. Despite the “uncertainty inherent to population projections,” as ...
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