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GM Investing $1.5 Billion in Next-Generation Midsize Trucks to be Built at Wentzville Plant
GM Investing $1.5 Billion in Next-Generation Midsize Trucks to be Built at Wentzville Plant
12/13/2019 12:33:00 PM
General Motors announced today plans to invest $1.5 billion to bring its next generation of midsize pickup trucks to market. GM’s Wentzville truck plant will receive $1 billion of this investment to upgrade the facility in preparation for the new products.
Key appointments made for governance and delivery of the Future at Lloyd’s; £300m funding secured
Key appointments made for governance and delivery of the Future at Lloyd’s; £300m funding secured
12/13/2019 10:44:37 AM
As part of the transition and execution planning underway following the launch of the  Future at Lloyd’s Blueprint One, Lloyd’s announced key appointments for the governance and delivery of the programme together with confirmation of the raising of £300m of senior debt to fund the transformation.
Daimler Trucks & Buses plant in Brazil opens an “urban farm“ for growing its own vegetables
Daimler Trucks & Buses plant in Brazil opens an “urban farm“ for growing its own vegetables
12/12/2019 5:11:36 PM
Mercedes-Benz do Brasil has opened an "urban farm" at its plant in São Bernardo do Campo: since November 2019 they have been growing organic vegetables at the truck and bus plant in keeping with ecological farming standards and serving them in the works canteen in accordance with the "farm-to-table" principle.
U.S. Companies Are Paying Less to Entice Workers to Switch Jobs, According to Gartner
U.S. Companies Are Paying Less to Entice Workers to Switch Jobs, According to Gartner
12/12/2019 4:53:32 PM
U.S. employers are offering less of a compensation increase to attract talent and lure workers from their current jobs, according to Gartner, Inc. While historically companies have extended, on average, a 15% pay increase to get people to switch jobs, the latest data from Gartner’s 3Q19 Global Talent Monitor report shows this compensation premium has declined over the past …
Intel Research Identifies Digital Skills Gap Slowing Industry 4.0
Intel Research Identifies Digital Skills Gap Slowing Industry 4.0
12/12/2019 4:11:50 PM
What’s New:  Intel released the results of a new study today, “Accelerate Industrial,” that represents the most comprehensive view of Industry 4.0, the digital transformation of the manufacturing sector.
Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Announces Peter Kwong as New Board Chairman
Best Western® Hotels & Resorts Announces Peter Kwong as New Board Chairman
12/12/2019 3:13:56 PM
Best Western Hotels & Resorts today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Peter Kwong as Board Chairman for 2020. Kwong, who previously served as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, brings 35 years of hospitality experience and 25 years of Best Western ownership to his role as Chairman.
Stephanie Coßmann appointed to LANXESS Board of Management
Stephanie Coßmann appointed to LANXESS Board of Management
12/12/2019 2:55:33 PM
Change in the Board of Management at LANXESS: Stephanie Coßmann (46), currently head of the Human Resources group function, has been appointed by the Supervisory Board to become member of the Board of Management and Labor Director.
PointNurse Reaches Milestone on Path to Digital Health Provider Leadership
PointNurse Reaches Milestone on Path to Digital Health Provider Leadership
12/12/2019 1:34:01 PM
PointNurse, a digital health care provider community, has announced reaching a critical mass of providers in the United States to address a variety of health care problems with digital solutions at scale.
PUMA’s General Counsel of Intellectual Property voted president of FESI
PUMA’s General Counsel of Intellectual Property voted president of FESI
12/12/2019 10:55:46 AM
Sports company PUMA’s General Counsel of Intellectual Property Neil Narriman (47) has been elected President of the Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry (FESI).
Stephanie Werner appointed Chief Human Resources Officer and a member of the Nokia Group Leadership team as Hans-Jürgen Bill retires
Stephanie Werner appointed Chief Human Resources Officer and a member of the Nokia Group Leadership team as Hans-Jürgen Bill retires
12/12/2019 10:30:53 AM
Nokia today announced the appointment of Stephanie Werner, as Chief Human Resources Officer, effective January 1, 2020. Hans-Jürgen Bill, Nokia’s current Chief Human Resources Officer, will retire in May 2020.
Springer Nature and the Association of Universities in the Netherlands partner to explore how open research can accelerate progress towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals
Springer Nature and the Association of Universities in the Netherlands partner to explore how open research can accelerate progress towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals
12/12/2019 9:02:54 AM
A partnership between Springer Nature and The Association of Universities in the Netherlands (VSNU) and the Dutch Consortium of University Libraries and the National Library (UKB) will provide data, insights and tools to advance knowledge about how academic research and open research is having a societal impact and accelerating the delivery of the United Nations’ Sustainable …
Nestlé scales up action against child labor and expands cocoa sustainability program
Nestlé scales up action against child labor and expands cocoa sustainability program
12/12/2019 8:31:52 AM
Nestlé has reported significant progress in its efforts to tackle the issue of child labor in the cocoa communities of West Africa. Its latest  ’Tackling Child Labor’ report (pdf, 4Mb)  shows that it is possible to have a positive impact at scale.
New 2020 Overtime Pay Requirements for Nonexempt Workers Take Effect January 1
New 2020 Overtime Pay Requirements for Nonexempt Workers Take Effect January 1
12/12/2019 8:25:14 AM
With the new year approaching, the U.S. Department of Labor’s final rule governing the earnings thresholds necessary to exempt employees from the Fair Labor Standards Act’s (FLSA) overtime pay requirements will take effect on January 1, 2020, prompting employers to take action.
Tata Steel Wins The Tata Inter Company Football Tournament
Tata Steel Wins The Tata Inter Company Football Tournament
12/11/2019 1:35:28 PM
The Tata Steel Football team won the Tata Inter Company Football Tournament held at Kolkata from December 2–7, 2019. The event was hosted by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS).  The Results of the matches were as follows: 1st Match Tata Steel won the match 3-0 against Tata Chemical.
Ailen Lujo Joins VIZ Media as Director of Publishing Marketing
Ailen Lujo Joins VIZ Media as Director of Publishing Marketing
12/11/2019 12:58:32 PM
  VIZ Media notably expands its executive staff with the appointment of Ailen Lujo as Director of Publishing Marketing. Lujo will develop key strategies for the company’s publishing business and its award-winning print and digital catalogs.
NAB Statement on MPA Hiring Register of Copyrights Karyn Temple as General Counsel
NAB Statement on MPA Hiring Register of Copyrights Karyn Temple as General Counsel
12/11/2019 12:53:31 PM
 In response to the Motion Picture Association  naming  Register of Copyrights Karyn Temple as senior executive vice president and global general counsel, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton: “NAB congratulates Register of Copyrights Karyn Temple on her hire as MPA’s general counsel.
Gender pay gap improves across Diageo GB and Diageo Scotland
Gender pay gap improves across Diageo GB and Diageo Scotland
12/10/2019 3:10:14 PM
• Diageo Great Britain and Diageo Scotland combined median pay gap of +4% (2018: +5.4%) • Diageo Great Britain median pay gap of -14.8% (2018: -12.6%) • Diageo Scotland median pay gap of +16.4% (2018: +18%) Today, we publish our third gender pay report showing an improvement in the median gender pay gap across our combined legal entities in Great Britain and …
Vale on resignation of member of the Board of Directors
Vale on resignation of member of the Board of Directors
12/10/2019 2:48:07 PM
Vale SA (“Vale”) informs that, it has received letter of resignation from Mr. Yoshitomo Nishimitsu to the position of alternate member of the Company’s Board of Directors.  The replacement of member of the Company’s Board of Directors will take place in due time, pursuant to its Bylaws.
Eni releases “Eni For Human rights”, its first comprehensive publication on its commitment to human rights
Eni releases “Eni For Human rights”, its first comprehensive publication on its commitment to human rights
12/10/2019 2:33:43 PM
Eni is releasing today “Eni For Human Rights,” the company’s first comprehensive report that provides transparent and factual information on its commitment to the respect for human rights.
Sumitomo Chemical Promotes Sustainability Initiative
Sumitomo Chemical Promotes Sustainability Initiative "For a Sustainable Future -JIRI RITA-" through Group-wide Employee Participation
12/10/2019 1:52:07 PM
Sumitomo Chemical recently conducted a global employee-participation project called "For a Sustainable Future -JIRI RITA-" (hereinafter the project), aimed at contributing to the realization of a sustainable society, for two months from October 4, 2019 until December 3, 2019.