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German union calls strike at Amazon warehouses

FILE PHOTO: Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York City, U.S., January 29, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) – German trade union Verdi called on workers at two Amazon (AMZN.O) logistic centers to strike on Monday, part of a long-running campaign for better pay and conditions. Verdi has organized frequent strikes ...

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Renault calls for Nissan shareholder meeting: WSJ

FILE PHOTO: A combination picture shows logos of Japan’s Nissan and France’s Renault on cars in Strasbourg, eastern France, Oct. 25, 2012. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler/File Photo (Reuters) – Renault SA (RENA.PA) has sent a letter to its alliance partner Nissan Motor Co Ltd (7201.T), urging the Japanese carmaker to call a meeting of its shareholders “as promptly as practicable”, the Wall ...

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U.S. House calls on Myanmar to release Reuters journalists

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. House of Representatives called nearly unanimously on Thursday for the government of Myanmar to release Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, who were imprisoned one year ago in a landmark free speech case. FILE PHOTO: Detained Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo arrive at Insein court in Yangon, Myanmar August 27, ...

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Macron calls Ford’s decision over Bordeaux plant ‘hostile’

French President Emmanuel Macron arrives at a European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium December 14, 2018. Alastair Grant/Pool via REUTERS BRUSSELS (Reuters) – French President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday that Ford’s (F.N) decision to end production at its plant in Blanquefort, southern France next year was “hostile” and said his government was actively seeking a buyer for the ...

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South Korea’s Moon calls for ‘restrained’ language with Japan over wartime forced labor row

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in told Japanese lawmakers on Friday “cautious, restrained language” is needed when discussing wartime forced labor to avoid “inciting antagonistic emotions” between the people of the two East Asian countries. South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in speaks during a meeting with senior aides at the Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, December 12, 2018. ...

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HMP Chelmsford prisoner took own life after ‘inadequate response’ to calls

Image caption HMP Chelmsford has one of the highest suicide rates in the Prison Service A prison inmate killed himself hours after his mother phoned the jail concerned for her son’s safety, the Prison and Probation Ombudsman said. Warren Sampson’s mother had rung HMP Chelmsford on 4 September 2015 because of messages he had left. A report said “no-one spoke ...

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China calls on Canada to free Huawei CFO or face consequences

BEIJING (Reuters) – China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately release Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s [HWT.UL] chief financial officer, calling the case “extremely nasty”. FILE PHOTO: Meng Wanzhou, Executive Board Director of the Chinese technology giant Huawei, attends a session of the VTB Capital Investment Forum “Russia Calling!” in Moscow, Russia ...

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