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Skype still in transition, closing its London office leaving 400 employees in limbo

.Skype is beginning the process of closing its office in London. Its London office contained developers who worked on Skype’s range of products and services, particularly so when the company itself was created in London in 2003. After Microsoft’s acquisition of Skype, the company delivered new offices to those employees in March 2013. As part […]

In-flight beer a rare treat for Nepali migrant workers leaving vulnerable families behind

KATHMANDU (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – For Nabin Lama, leaving Nepal after his annual home leave to return to his construction job in Saudi Arabia is not easy. What makes the journey bearable – even enjoyable – is the can of beer he can drink on the flight from Kathmandu. As soon as the seatbelt sign […]