BBVA prioritizes the well-being and emotional health of its workforce

“Over the last few months we have approached our employees to find out their concerns and thus evolve our value offer. With this information we have established several lines of work focused on the areas of talent and professional development, and those more related to well-being“, Explain Araceli Morato, responsible for Occupational Health at BBVA. … Read more

11,000 employees fired. Meta, the parent company of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp, lays off 13% of its workforce

For the first time since the creation of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg therefore had to announce a social plan to his employees on Wednesday. “Today I’m sharing some of the toughest changes we’ve made in Meta’s history.“, announced Mr. Zuckerberg, in a message addressed to the employees.I have decided to reduce the size of our team … Read more

John Mattson is to reduce the workforce by 20 percent

Photo: Tomas Oneborg/SvD/TT The image has no connection to the content of the article. John Mattson began during the second quarter the work of consolidating the business, where, among other things, properties with an underlying property value of just over SEK 1 billion were sold. “The ongoing consolidation work and the prevailing market conditions have … Read more

Kemen PAN-RB and BKN Start Honorary Workforce Data, This is the Goal

JAKARTA – Minister for Administrative Reform and Bureaucratic Reform (PAN-RB), Abdullah Azwar Anas said that currently his party and BKN (State Civil Service Agency) are conducting data collection and mapping of non-ASN personnel to determine the number and potential of existing honorary workers. Based on Government Regulation Number 49 of 2018 concerning the management of … Read more

Column: Huge trade deficit is feared to be permanent, a factor to promote yen depreciation | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s August trade deficit hit a record high for a single month. If this pace continues, 2022 is likely to reach a record high for a calendar year. The question is whether this deficit is temporary or has become a permanent trend. Unfortunately, there is an increasing possibility that the recording of … Read more

Angle: Fed Chair Powell’s speech, why only stocks reacted so much | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) – Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s speech at an economic symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, was seen as hawkish by financial markets, but stocks and FX and bonds reacted unevenly. While bonds and the dollar showed relatively calm movements, stocks, which had been highly optimistic, sold heavily as they priced in fears of … Read more

Interest rate hikes may continue, pace may slow down = FOMC minutes | Reuters

[ワシントン 17日 ロイター] – Fed policymakers said U.S. inflationary pressures were easing in the minutes of the July 26-27 Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting released by the Federal Reserve on Wednesday. “There is little evidence,” it said, citing a policy of slowing the economy as much as necessary to curb inflation. The Fed’s July … Read more

Monster queues, lack of staff, “catastrophic organization”… scenes of chaos at Brussels Airport, passengers are furious: “A scandal”!

Published on Monday, August 8, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. For Edouard and other Belgian passengers who landed at Brussels Airport on Monday, it took patience. This Monday, people who landed at Zaventem airport needed a lot of patience. Several readers have shared with us via our “alert us” button their painful experience. Among them, Edouard, … Read more

Ford’s switch to electric vehicles could cut nearly a quarter of US workforce

In light of the dramatic change in strategy and intention to move to the production of electric vehicles, Ford plans to reduce annual operating expenses by $ 3 billion by 2026, and part of this program will be the reduction of 8,000 employees – a quarter of the company’s US staff. Bloomberg. Image source: ford.com … Read more