13 August 2020

Business

13.08.2020 15:09

How can businesses keep seasonal workers in Europe safe?

Every year, temporary workers, frequently from eastern Europe travel across borders to help with agriculture and factory production lines. But now the pandemic is forcing a rethink of how to keep workers safe, particularly after outbreaks within meatpacking plants in Germany.

World

13.08.2020 11:05

Belarus: UN chief condemns crackdown as thousands remain in custody

Thousands of protesters rallied in Belarus capital and other cities for a fourth straight night on Wednesday, decrying an election they say was rigged to extend the 26-year rule of the countrys authoritarian leader and the crackdown on subsequent demonstrations.