Just Eat to hire 4,500 delivery workers on permanent contracts in France
The food delivery company Just Eat is hiring 4,500 of its delivery workers on permanent contracts in France. They had previously been operating as independent contractors, with fewer rights. The move comes after a long campaign by workers in the sector for increased protection. First though, we look at the latest in the economic stimulus talks between President Joe Biden and Republican senators in the United States. The two sides have proposed different packages to help ease the financial consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic.