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Amazon Germany to hire 10,000 workers for Christmas period

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Amazon wants to hire 10,000 seasonal workers for the Christmas period at its logistics centres, Der Standard reports. Amazon has been in a long labour dispute with German trade union Verdi over work conditions at the depots. The company repeated that the logistics employees' wages were "at the upper of end of what is paid in similar jobs". After wage increase, workers are paid at least EUR 10 per hour after tax. Seasonal workers are supposed to be paid the same, including additional benefits.

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Companies: Amazon
Countries: Germany
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