Category: Concept Of Business

Coronavirus: Amazon vice-president quits over virus firings

Image copyright AFP A vice-president at Amazon has quit “in dismay” at the internet giant’s crackdown on workers who criticised it over coronavirus safety measures. Tim Bray described the firing of protesters as “evidence of a vein of toxicity running through the company culture”. Workers have criticised Amazon for not doing enough to protect warehouse staff against the virus. Amazon… Read more →

O2 and Virgin Media in talks to merge

Image copyright Virgin Media Mobile operator O2 may be set to merge with broadband giant Virgin Media to create one of the country’s largest entertainment and telecoms firms. A tie-up between two big players in Britain’s telecoms and media sector would create a major rival to BT. Spanish firm Telefonica, which owns O2, confirmed that it was in talks with… Read more →