July 2010
People Management;7/15/2010, p10
This section offers news briefs related to the labor market as of July 2010, including Internet search company Google Inc.'s plan to give pay increase to five gay employees in the U.S. to make up for what it views as an inequality in the American tax system and the possible loss of 1,000 jobs in the space industry in the U.S. because of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) decision to end its space shuttle program.


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