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Amazon will retrain one-third of its U.S. employees to get ahead of tech changes

Amazon announced a $700 million initiative to retrain a third of its American workforce. (Patrick Semansky/AP) Amazon, the retail and tech giant with 275,000 full-time U.S. employees, will retrain a third of its domestic workforce to get ahead of technological changes that could overhaul warehouses, retail stores, transportation networks and corporate offices alike. The company […]

Deutsche Bank ‘faces US investigation’ over work for Malaysia’s 1MDB fund | World news

US officials are investigating whether the crisis-hit Deutsche Bank violated foreign corruption or anti-money-laundering laws in its work for the Malaysian state fund 1MDB, according to reports. It follows the bank’s plans to scrap its global equities unit, cut some fixed-income operations and slash 18,000 jobs globally in a $8.34bn (£6.64bn) restructuring programme. Deutsche’s work […]

Google Told Employees to Delete Politically Incorrect Language From Code – Reason.com

2019-07-11 13:13:47 Google has instructed employees to stop using politically incorrect terminology, and to edit existing code in order to remove offensive language. That’s according to The Daily Caller, which obtained a copy of a “respectful code” policy written by Google Senior Fellow Sanjay Ghemawat and Vice President of Engineering Suzanne Frey. The document was shared […]

Lockheed Martin to keep its Pennsylvania plant open at Trump’s request

Sikorsky S-97 Raider helicopter Source: Sikorsky Lockheed Martin has decided to keep the Sikorsky helicopter plant in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, open after U.S. President Donald Trump pressed its chief executive to continue operations, the company said on Twitter on Wednesday. “At the request of President Trump, I took another look at our decision to close the […]

Site of Chernobyl nuclear disaster to become official tourist attraction, Ukrainian president says

The site of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant disaster is set to officially become a tourist attraction, Ukraine announced Wednesday. President Volodymyr Zelensky signed a decree to designate the area — the site of the 1986 disaster — a tourist site after the area saw an increase in visitors following the release of the popular HBO “Chernobyl” miniseries. […]