February 2008
People Management;2/7/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 3, p13
This section offers world news briefs. Politicians in Germany, including prime minister Angela Merkel, have vowed to give up their Nokia mobile telephones after the Finnish company announced plans to relocate one of its German factories to Romania. Hundreds of thousands of French civil servants participated in a 24-hour strike in January 2008 in protest at job cuts and as part of a bid for higher pay. Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs plan to eliminate jobs due to the global credit crisis.


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