As business booms for people smugglers using trucks in Texas, risks grow

As business booms for people smugglers using trucks in Texas, risks grow

Law enforcement officers work at the scene where migrants were found dead inside a trailer truck in San Antonio, Texas, US June 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kaylee Greenlee Beal/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON/MONTERREY, July 1 (Reuters) – Months before dozens of migrants died inside a sweltering tractor-trailer this week that … Read more

Column: Global business cycle starts to turn down: Kemp

Column: Global business cycle starts to turn down: Kemp

An aerial view shows containers and cargo vessels at the Qingdao port in Shandong province, China May 9, 2022. China Daily via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) – Global manufacturing activity and freight movements have begun to decelerate as the major economies buckle under the combined … Read more

Business leaders say new Hong Kong chief must open up city, rebuild its image

Business leaders say new Hong Kong chief must open up city, rebuild its image

Water barriers are set up outside the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, ahead of the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong’s handover to China from Britain, in Hong Kong, China June 29, 2022. REUTERS/Lam Yik/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, June 30 (Reuters) – Business executives in Hong … Read more

Luggage stacks join long airport lines in fresh woes for summer travel

Analysis: Flight delays, cancellations mar US summer travel

June 29 (Reuters) – Piles of luggage beside baggage belts in airports from Canada to Europe are driving further demand for ground handlers, and adding to summer travel chaos as airlines scramble to bring back workers lost during COVID-19. Once a cost-cutting and outsourcing target for aviation, ground handlers are now being offered raises, as … Read more

Analysis: Flight delays, cancellations mar US summer travel

Analysis: Flight delays, cancellations mar US summer travel

Passengers are seen at the Delta Air Lines check in area before their flights at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia, US June 28, 2022. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CHICAGO, June 29 (Reuters) – Persistent staffing shortages, fewer flights and booming demand have cast a shadow … Read more