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Amazon to offer permanent roles to 70% of 175,000 new U.S. hires

Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) plans to offer permanent jobs to about 70% of the U.S. workforce it has hired temporarily to meet consumer demand during the coronavirus pandemic, the company told Reuters on Thursday. The world’s largest online retailer will begin telling 125,000 warehouse employees in...
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Trump leapfrogs back ahead of Obama in stock market gains

U.S. President Donald Trump is once again beating predecessor Barack Obama in stock market performance following a stunning recovery on Wall Street. After a 1.5% jump on Wednesday, the S&P 500 is now up about 42% since Trump, a Republican, was elected in November 2016,...
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EasyJet to cut 4,500 jobs to stay competitive after crisis

Britain’s easyJet (EZJ.L) plans to cut up to 4,500 jobs and shrink its fleet to adjust to the smaller travel market which is forecast to emerge from the coronavirus crisis. EasyJet, which employs more than 15,000 people in eight countries across Europe, is moving later...
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