NEW YORK, July 19- U.S. antitrust officials will file lawsuits to stop the two large health insurance deals they have been scrutinizing for a year, Anthem Inc's acquisition of Cigna Corp and Aetna Inc's takeover of Humana Inc, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters. Anthem officials said in May that the Justice Department was particularly concerned about... » Read More
May 30- An agreement between Verizon Communications Inc and unions potentially ending a nearly seven-week strike includes 1,400 new jobs and pay raises topping 10 percent, the company and unions representing about 40,000 workers said on Monday. Verizon, the No. 1 U.S. wireless provider, and the Communications Workers of America had reached a tentative deal on...
May 30- A tentative agreement between Verizon Communications Inc and unions to end a nearly seven-week strike includes 1,400 new jobs and pay raises topping 10 percent, the company and unions representing about 40,000 workers said on Monday. Verizon, the No. 1 U.S. wireless provider, and the Communications Workers of America had reached a tentative deal on...
May 30- Verizon Communications Inc said on Monday it will add 1,400 new jobs and provide 10.5 percent in pay raises under terms of a new four-year tentative deal with unions representing about 40,000 workers. The telecommunications company and the Communications Workers of America had reached a tentative deal on May 27. Verizon will add 1,300 new call center...
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