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More than 600,000 lose work in UK as COVID hits jobs market

06 June, 2020 4:18 pm 4:18 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The number of people on British employers’ payrolls fell by more than 600,000 in April and May as the coronavirus lockdown hit the labour market, and vacancies plunged by the most on record, data showed on Tuesday. The jobless rate unexpectedly held at 3.9% over the three months to April, but that … Read More

NEW YORK, Political leaders, health experts, Americans, Good Friday, Easter weekend, coronavirus, church gatherings, holidays, US death toll, COVID-19 surpassed 18,600.

Empty churches, food drive mark start of Easter weekend in coronavirus-hit ...

04 April, 2020 10:20 am 10:20 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Political leaders and health experts urged Americans celebrating Good Friday and the Easter weekend under threat of the coronavirus to avoid church gatherings and observe the holidays at home as the US death toll from COVID-19 surpassed 18,600. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the government’s top infectious disease expert, and other health officials … Read More


Tech Giant Huawei is laying off over 600 people in the US

07 July, 2019 10:05 am 10:05 am

NEW YORK (Web Desk) – Huawei is going to lay off more than 600 workers in the United States as the Chinese technology giant continues to struggle with new restrictions from the Trump administration. The layoffs, announced Tuesday, will take place at Futurewei, which is Huawei’s US-based research and development subsidiary. The company blamed the … Read More

World’s largest offshore wind farm opens off northwest England

09 September, 2018 8:53 am 8:53 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The world’s largest offshore wind farm will open on Thursday off the northwest coast of England when Danish energy group Orsted unveils the Walney Extension project. The wind farm has a capacity of 659 megawatts (MW), enough to power almost 600,000 homes, and overtakes the London Array off England’s east coast which … Read More