2020-01-26 18:03:02| The Economic Times
Fired Walmart India staff cry foul, write to HQThe downsizing came as part of a larger strategy to shut the Mumbai fulfilment centre.
2020-01-25 15:33:29| digg
Xiaoma astounds people at this restaurant in Chinatown by speaking both perfect Mandarin and Cantonese.
2020-01-23 18:53:17| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Transport misery for passengers follows 27 days of walkouts in DecemberCommuters on the South Western Railway face further disruption after staff voted for more strikes in a long-running dispute over the use of guards.Nearly 80% of workers who took part in the ballot held by the RMT union backed more walkouts. The union has held dozens of strikes over the last two years, including 27 days of walkouts in December, which caused travel misery for passengers. Continue reading...
2020-01-23 14:08:05| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Supermarket seeks to fill 7,000 new hourly-paid roles in overhaul of store operationsMorrisons is axing 3,000 middle managers as part of an overhaul of its store operations that also involves the recruitment of thousands of shop-floor staff.In the wake of a disappointing Christmas, the Bradford-based supermarket is eliminating higher-paid managerial roles in its near-500 store chain. At the same time it is creating 7,000 new hourly-paid roles in an effort to improve customer service and reduce the number of gaps on its shelves. The changes will result in a net increase of 4,000 jobs, with many of the new positions on its Market Street deli counters. Continue reading...
2020-01-21 05:54:37| Telegraph Business