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Amazon claims creation of 1,200 jobs in Germany

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Amazon Germany has created 1,200 jobs during 2014 and currently employs 12,500 people of which more than 10,000 in its distribution centres. During December, Amazon claims to have created 200 new jobs. At the same time, the company is facing walk out strikes at up to six distribution centres that were extended by service workers union Verdi up to Chrismas Eve. The labor dispute is ongoing since September 2013 and focuses on too low wages and bad working conditions.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Amazon
Countries: Germany
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