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McDonald’s workers strike over sexual harassment policy

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2018

NEW YORK (BBC News): Staff at McDonald’s restaurants in 10 US cities will walk out on Tuesday over claims the fast food giant is not doing enough to prevent sexual harassment. The strike comes after 25 women filed complaints against the chain, alleging it failed to enforce company rules against abuse. The women said they […]

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Mini plant to close for a month post-Brexit

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2018

LONDON (BBC News): The Mini factory in Oxford will shut down for a month after Brexit at the end of March to minimise disruption in case of a no-deal outcome. Owner BMW said its summer maintenance shutdown had been brought forward to 1 April to reduce any “possible short-term parts-supply disruption”. “While we believe this […]

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EU to investigate BMW, Daimler, Volkswagen

By The Frontier Post | September 19, 2018

Monitoring Desk ANKARA: The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation of whether several major automakers colluded to avoid competition, it announced on Tuesday. “The Commission is investigating whether BMW, Daimler and VW [Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche] agreed not to compete against each other on the development and roll-out of important systems to reduce harmful […]

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