Taiwanese firm gives workers NT$67K in monthly pay, sports cars, trips abroad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Auto Tech Creations (ATC, 全拓工業) has not gone public, instead, its chairman prefers to invest the company's profits into his employees, giving them an average monthly salary...

Many college grads feel their grip on middle class loosening

WASHINGTON (AP) — A college degree has long been a ticket to the U.S. middle class. It typically confers higher pay, stronger job security, greater home ownership and comparatively s...

Level Brands, Inc. Signs Deal with Boston Therapeutics

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 27, 2018--Level Brands, Inc. (NYSE American: LEVB), an innovative marketing and licensing company that provides bold, unconventional, and socially responsible bra...

Business ties with China, influx of migrant workers causing stagnant wage growth: Taiwan Cabinet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Intimate relationships between Chinese and Taiwanese businesses, an oversupply of college graduates, and a rapid influx of foreign blue collar workers have been blamed for the s...

Taiwan to raise pay for lowest-paid public sector workers, part-time teachers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan's Cabinet touted near-term and long-term solutions on Monday to address the issue of slow wage growth, including increasing minimum wages of the lowest-paid public se...

Ask Brianna: Is 4-year college right for you?

"Ask Brianna" is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I'm here to help you manage your money, find a job and pay off student loans — all the real-world stuff no one ...

Auto parts supplier to Nissan to invest $16M, add 100 jobs

GLUCKSTADT, Miss. (AP) — A supplier to Nissan Motor Co. will add nearly 100 jobs in Mississippi, bringing its total employment in the area to about 600. Calsonic Kansei, based in Sai...

Germany approves 4 percent rise in national minimum wage

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's national minimum wage is to rise by 4 percent in January, the first increase in the base pay level that was introduced at the insistence of Chancellor Angela Merkel's center-le...

Chesapeake Energy lays off 740 workers companywide

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Citing low energy prices, Chesapeake Energy Corp. said Tuesday it was laying off 740 employees, most of them at its Oklahoma City headquarters, after the company reported a secon...