21 April 2021

Union Prospect pushes for ‘Right to Disconnect’ policy in the UK

A trade union in the UK has called for the inclusion of a “Right to Disconnect” policy in the upcoming Employment Bill. Seemingly overnight, the COVID-19 […]
21 April 2021

US economy adds 916,000 jobs, unemployment rate is down to 6%

The US economy added 916,000 jobs in March, pushing the unemployment rate down to 6 percent on the back of the $1.9tn stimulus package. The non-farm […]
21 April 2021

PwC Announces Hybrid Model for Workers Post-Lockdown

Working from the comfort of your home was welcomed by many during Corona times. Now that a vaccine roll-out is on and people are gearing up […]
21 April 2021

Ireland to introduce new law that allows employees to request work from home

Ireland plans to introduce new legislation that allows employees to request remote work.  Tánaiste Leo Varadkar, the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment, published Ireland’s first […]
19 April 2021

Figures show solid job recovery for the US in coming months

The U.S. private sector added 517,000 new jobs in March, the biggest gain in the last six months, according to ADP, the human resource management company. […]
2 November 2020

Trump, Biden Pitch Dueling Coronavirus Visions in Final Campaign Sprint

A day out from Election Day, Joe Biden was keeping his focus on Ohio and Pennsylvania, while President Trump hoped to boost his support with a […]
2 November 2020

Can Vitamin D Help Fight Covid-19?

Studies under way around the world are examining whether the ‘sunshine vitamin’ can help prevent or treat the new coronavirus.
2 November 2020

Covid-19 Migration Alters Electorate of New York Suburbs

As the election approaches, some new arrivals to communities on the eastern end of Long Island and in the Hudson Valley say their votes now count […]
2 November 2020

America’s Economy Faces a Winter Chill

A combination of rising coronavirus cases, falling temperatures and dwindling financial resources for people and households could make the coming months bleak for the U.S. economy.