posted on Nov, 12 2004 @ 08:37 AM
It looks as if the oil crisis problems this year have started to take its toll on jobs and job growth. Once oil prices drop and stabilize the economy
Slowing Exports Hit German Growth
Germany's economic growth has slowed as export weakness offset a rise in domestic demand.
France's Economic Growth Slowing
France's economy slows by more than expected in the third quarter, the latest data to raise question marks over growth in the eurozone
Japanese Growth Grinds to a Halt
November 12, 2004
Growth in Japan evaporated in the three months to September, sparking renewed concern about an economy not long out of a decade-long trough.
14,000 BBC Staff Face the Axe
November 11, 2004
By Alexa Baracaia
The BBC is planning to axe as many as 50 per cent of jobs across the board, insiders revealed today.
A raft of cuts is being designed to prove the BBC is giving value for money before a review of its 10-year royal charter in 2006.
UK Manufacturers 'Could Cut 22,000' Jobs
About 22,000 jobs in UK manufacturing could be lost in the next three months as output lags in many areas, the Confederation of British Industry