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Poorest countries will be $12tn worse off by 2025 due to Covid – UN

Poorest countries will be $12tn worse off by 2025 due to Covid – UN

Global economy Poorest countries will be $12tn worse off by 2025 due to Covid – UN Pandemic has added to their debts while wealthy nations limit access to vaccines, says annual report Richard Partington Economics correspondent @RJPartington Wed 15 Sep 2021 10.00 EDT Last modified on Wed 15 Sep 2021 10.52 EDT The world’s poorest […]

Amazon offers to pay college fees of 750,000 frontline US workers

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Amazon Amazon offers to pay college fees of 750,000 frontline US workers Company is latest big US firm to offer education-focused perks to workers after Walmart, Target and Kroger Mark Sweney @marksweney Fri 10 Sep 2021 04.58 EDT Last modified on Fri 10 Sep 2021 05.35 EDT Amazon has offered to pay the cost of […]

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Workers return to Bangladesh’s garment factories despite record Covid deaths

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Garment workers Workers return to Bangladesh’s garment factories despite record Covid deaths Hundreds of thousands flock to cities as government allows manufacturers to reopen, with exporters citing fears Western brands would divert orders Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Global development is supported by About this content Agence France–Presse Wed 4 Aug […]

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