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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Greece asked euro zone countries on Friday for an immediate start of technical talks with international creditors on the first batch of reforms that would help conclude its current bailout program and allow the disbursement of more loans.
The company will pay new mothers their full salaries for working reduced hours; will this change how other companies think about leave?
WASHINGTON (AP) - Unemployment in the U.S. has dropped to a seven-year low of 5.5 percent - the level normally considered the mark of a healthy job market.
Three traders at the loss-making, state-controlled Royal Bank of Scotland were each paid more than �4 million last year, newly released documents show.