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Deliveroo proposes employment laws overhaul to let it give riders benefits

Deliveroo proposes employment laws overhaul to let it give riders benefits

Deliveroo, which is now fighting a legal battle against a union that claims they should be treated as workers, pays the majority of its riders by the job instead of an hourly rate. The company's submission to an official review into employment rights led by Matthew Taylor, Tony Blair's former policy chief, says current employment law is out of date with the changing nature of work. Consulte Mais Informação

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Home Depot Employee Says He Was Fired After Trying to Stop Kidnapping

Home Depot Employee Says He Was Fired After Trying to Stop Kidnapping

However, the reason he broke the rules which led to his termination will leave you baffled. A Portland, Ore . man said Home Depot fired him for attempting to stop a kidnapping, a decision the hardware store later reversed. 'I was kind of in a Catch-22 situation: I'm damned if I do, damned if I don't'. As for the attempted kidnapping, Portland police told the news station it was actually a domestic dispute. Consulte Mais Informação

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Eunício assume Presidência durante viagem de Temer e Maia

Eunício assume Presidência durante viagem de Temer e Maia

Segundo a assessoria da Presidência, o objetivo do encontro é tratar de "questões de governo", antes da viagem de Temer à Alemanha, nesta quinta-feira (6), onde participará da cúpula do G20. Nesse caso, o presidente seria afastado do cargo por até 180 dias para ser julgado pelo Supremo Tribunal Federal, e Maia assumiria interinamente o comando do Palácio do Planalto. Consulte Mais Informação

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Teachers Advisors LLC Has $33.44 Million Stake in PPG Industries, Inc. (PPG)

Teachers Advisors LLC owned 0.12% of PPG Industries worth $33,437,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. It dropped, as 64 investors sold PPG Industries, Inc. Analysts expect next quarter's EPS will be $1.69 with next year's EPS projected to be $6.91. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans boosted its position in PPG Industries by 6.7% in the fourth quarter. Consulte Mais Informação

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United Kingdom house prices fall for third consecutive quarter

United Kingdom house prices fall for third consecutive quarter

Prices in the period between April and June were 0.1% lower than they were in the previous three months - this represents the third successive quarterly fall, something that was last seen in November 2012. Bank of England figures published last week showed the number of mortgages approved and net mortgage lending picked up a bit of speed in May. 'The recent pickup in wholesale financing costs, due to speculation that the MPC will raise interest rates soon, will prevent mortgage rates from ... Consulte Mais Informação

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72 motorists arrested on first day of Anti-Distracted Driving law - MMDA

72 motorists arrested on first day of Anti-Distracted Driving law - MMDA

The MMDA public information office said personnel from the Metro Base, where the monitors of the Closed-Circuit Television cameras were installed, caught the 72 motorists from 6 a.m.to 3 p.m. Many did not escape the sharp camera lenses deployed by MMDA in implementing the rules and regulations of Republic Act 10913, which essentially prohibits motorists from calling or texting on their mobile phone or other devices, play games or surf the internet while driving, even when the auto is not in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Arsenal star makes £400000-a-week contract demand - report

Arsenal star makes £400000-a-week contract demand - report

Bayern Munich were previously linked with a deal but ended their interest due to Alexis' wage demands, which has led to a growing concern that the South American could reject a new offer and run down his contract. "Of course I would love to have him as a team-mate", he said. And while most clubs around the world would balk at paying a player such an astronomical sum every week, Murphy has urged Arsenal to shell out for Sanchez or risk buying an expensive, inadequate replacement. Consulte Mais Informação

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The United Services Automobile Association Increases Stake in Leucadia National Corporation (LUK)

LUK has been the topic of several recent research reports. BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in shares of Leucadia National Corporation by 3,309.8% in the first quarter. Leucadia National Corporation had a net margin of 5.99% and a return on equity of 6.32%. On average, equities analysts forecast that Leucadia National Corporation will post $1.58 earnings per share for the current year. Consulte Mais Informação

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