Suzuki chairman to receive no pay for one year

Business / Corporate May 29, 2019

Suzuki chairman to receive no pay for one year

Suzuki Motor Corp. Chairman Osamu Suzuki will not receive executive remuneration for a one-year period starting in July as part of disciplinary measures following revelations of improper vehicle inspections, the automaker said Tuesday. President Toshihiro Suzuki will receive a 50 percent pay cut for six ...

Where in Asia offers the best expat pay packages? Japan

Business May 22, 2019

Where in Asia offers the best expat pay packages? Japan

With Hong Kong and Singapore routinely topping the charts as the most expensive places to live and play, it may come as some surprise that Japan offers the best pay packets for expats in Asia. The average expatriate pay package provided by companies in Japan ...

Gender pay gap could cost world $160 trillion: World Bank

Business / Economy May 31, 2018

Gender pay gap could cost world $160 trillion: World Bank

Gender inequality in the workplace could cost $160 trillion in lost earnings globally, a World Bank study showed Wednesday, as pressure to address the pay gap grows. That represents the difference between the combined lifetime income of everyone of working age in the world today ...

Business Feb 25, 2016

Mizuho union follows rivals in seeking no pay hike

The labor union of Mizuho Financial Group Inc. decided Wednesday not to request a pay-scale hike at this year's wage talks, given that the banking group has taken a battering from the central bank's negative interest policy, sources said. The union plans to gain members' ...

McDonald's workers detail burns, job hazards

Business Mar 17, 2015

McDonald's workers detail burns, job hazards

McDonald's workers in 19 cities have filed complaints over burns from popping grease, a lack of protective equipment and other workplace hazards, according to labor organizers. The complaints are the latest move in an ongoing campaign to win pay of $15 an hour and unionization ...