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Few employers in Asia take measures to lessen stress—survey

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Except in China, stress has been ranked as the No.1 lifestyle risk factor—higher than physical inactivity and obesity—by all employers it surveyed in Asia and the Pacific, the professional services company Towers Watson said Wednesday.

Posted: January 29th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Spaniards head to Latin America as crisis turns tide

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An elderly woman goes for a walk with her dog on a cold morning, in Pamplona, northern Spain on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012. With Spain's jobless rate above 25 percent, and 52 percent among the under-24s, they are looking not only north within Europe, but south to countries such as booming Brazil or Venezuela to find work and start companies.  AP PHOTO/ALVARO BARRIENTOS

For years it was a source of labor: Latin America, from where Spain’s poor colonial cousins flocked to work on its booming building sites. A decade on, the trend has gone into reverse.

Posted: December 10th, 2012 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

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