[LONDON] Thousands of jobs could be at risk at British aircraft engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce, which on Sunday said it was in talks with unions about the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on...

[STOCKHOLM] Scandinavian airline SAS said Tuesday it would lay off up to 5,000 employees as the new coronavirus pandemic has wiped out demand for air travel which would not return to normal for "...

[SYDNEY] Australia may have lost three quarters of a million jobs between mid-March and early April when large chunks of the economy were shut down in the fight against the coronavirus, new data...

[SEOUL] South Korea's unemployment rate rose only modestly in March, but the workforce participation rate posted the steepest decline since 2009 as demand for labour plunged due to the coronavirus...

[SYDNEY] Australia's unemployment rate is expected to soar from 5.1 per cent to 10 per cent in the June quarter as the coronavirus fallout hits the economy, according to Treasury figures released...

[WELLINGTON] New Zealand's unemployment rate could reach 26 per cent if tough lockdown measures to fight the spread of the coronavirus are extended, treasury department forecasts released on...

[SEATTLE] Amazon.com said on Monday it plans to hire 75,000 more people for jobs ranging from warehouse staff to delivery drivers as the coronavirus epidemic kept Americans locked in their homes...

[WASHINGTON] The United States is set for another jarring look at how badly the coronavirus has marred the economy when new weekly jobless benefit claim data is released on Thursday.

THE government will allocate S$15.1 billion to the Jobs Support Scheme, which will co-fund wages and help companies keep their 1.9 million local employees in work, Deputy Prime Minister and...

[WASHINGTON] With streets in major cities barren, and shops and restaurants forced to close due to the coronavirus pandemic, economists warn of a record explosion of Americans filing for...