Chinese digital art mocks Western criticism of labour conditions in Xinjiang

2/2 © Reuters. Digital illustration titled 2/2 BEIJING (Reuters) – A digital illustration by a prominent Chinese propaganda artist mocking Western governments, media and businesses critical of labour conditions in Xinjiang has gone viral on China’s social media. The digital art by the artist who goes by the name Wuheqilin, referring to a one-horned Chinese […]

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German labour minister to extend short-time work allowance: BamS

© Reuters. Weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin FRANKFURT (Reuters) – German Labour Minister Hubertus Heil is seeking to extend by one year the period during which the state will pay short-time work allowances – a supplement for people put on reduced work hours – weekly newspaper Bild am Sonntag (BamS) reported on Sunday. The newspaper […]

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AUD: Labour Market Data Disappoints in May, Raising Odds for Extended Reversal

Unlike in the US, Australian labor market, to the surprise of many, not even failed to rebound in May, but continued to deteriorate, putting pressure on the RBA to hint about fresh easing measures. The number of jobs in the economy declined by 227 thousand, with expectations of approximately half less (-125K). The size of […]

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Britain’s Labour turns page on socialism with Starmer as new leader

© Reuters. Britain’s opposition Labour Party Shadow Brexit Secretary Starmer leaves BBC HQ in London By Kate Holton LONDON (Reuters) – Keir Starmer was elected as the leader of Britain’s main opposition Labour Party on Saturday, pledging to bring an end to years of bitter infighting and to work with the government to contain the […]

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