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31/07/2021

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Unemployment in the UK hits an all-time high at 5%

“418,000 people have fallen out of work since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, taking the total number of unemployed people to 1.72m.”

Covid-19 related benefits fraud has cost the US $36 billion

According to a recent report, an engineering student from Nigeria has made $50,000 during the pandemic through fraudulent claims.

Air Canada to lay off a total of 5,000 employees in 2021

Again, upsetting news came up from the flight industry due to the prolonged effect of Covid-19. At least 5,000 employees will be losing their job from Air Canada airlines by 2021

Best Buy furloughed over 50,000 employees

Best Buy has furloughed over 50,000 employees working on hourly wages as well as the part-time staff who were appointed in different stores across the country.

Heineken sales drop leads to 8000 job losses

There is no sector left that has not been hit by the Covid-19 pandemic including Heineken.

1.4 million jobs will be cut by 2025 as a result of increasing the minimum wage

In a report published by The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) the proposal of increasing the minimum wage to $15 an hour will cause 1.4 million Americans to lose their jobs over the next 4 years.

How tough is it to find a job during a pandemic?

The employment sector has crashed significantly as a result of the pandemic.

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G7 to commit $15 billion to boost girls’ education and women’s employment

When G7 Foreign and Development Ministers meet in London this week they will discuss investing $15 billion in developing countries in the next two years. This development fund will help women access jobs and build resilient businesses to combat the devastating economic impacts of COVID-19.

Kate Winslet talks about returning to delicatessen job after first Hollywood acting role

Kate Winslet has revealed she headed straight to her job at a delicatessen in her home town Reading after she finished filming her first movie.

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