Thousands of Amazon workers will walk off the job today to fight for fair pay and COVID protections

The organizations participating in the protests represent roughly 40,000 Amazon employees. They’re based in Europe and Asia. Unions representing tens of thousands of Amazon.com Inc. employees are planning walkouts and other action as the year’s busiest shopping season begins this week, in protest at the e-commerce giant’s handling of everything from sick pay and COVID-19 […]

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China slaps 200% anti-dumping tariffs on Australian wine as relations continue to sour

Treasury Wine Estates halted trading as shares slumped 13% as China-Australia relations continue to strain. On Friday, China’s Ministry of Commerce said it will impose anti-dumping duties of up to 212.1% on Australian wine imports starting Saturday, prompting one of Australia’s largest wine exporters, Treasury Wine Estates (TWE), to suspend trading as its shares plummeted […]

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