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17 Dec, 2019, 07:00 GMT A Life-long Job: A Veteran of Uralasbest Celebrated Her 90th Birthday

The chrysotile industry in Russia is 300 years old, and dates back to the time of Peter the Great. Obviously, now there are no witnesses to the...


27 Nov, 2019, 08:00 GMT Unsafe Working Environments in the IT Industry Risk People's Health

Excessive working hours, forced labor and discrimination are some of the problems that risk workers' health in the IT industry. Achieving a more...


02 Oct, 2019, 13:03 BST Frost & Sullivan Examines the Future of Work: Human Replacement or Collaboration

Key industries and organizations are currently being influenced by a transitioning workforce. Many are questioning their future and the role of...


19 Sep, 2019, 08:15 BST Menarini Silicon Biosystems Launches the MSBiosuite Bioinformatic Platform, Partners with BlueBee

Menarini Silicon Biosystems today announces the launch of the MSBiosuite, a cloud-based data analysis solution that completes the company workflow*...


15 Aug, 2019, 06:00 BST The Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC) urges the EU to maintain the EBA program - The livelihood of 750,000 workers and the welfare of some 3 million Cambodians at stake

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Aug. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - On February the 12th 2019, the EU launched an investigation into alleged human and labour rights...


12 Aug, 2019, 11:00 BST Univar Solutions to Distribute Novozymes Bakery Portfolio in Russia

Univar LLC, a subsidiary of Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added...