18.01. Remote work and production automation are among the most important trends in the global labor market for the next 5 years, according to the experts of the World Economic Forum. Approximately 84 percent of employers will transfer some of their employees to remote work in the next five years. And in 2025, work is expected to be roughly divided between people and machines.
18.01. In Amsterdam, police dispersed a demonstration protesting against the country's quarantine measures. Police used water cannons and a cavalry unit to disperse the protesters.
18.01. The revenues of local budgets for 2020 were underfulfilled for the first time in at least the last 5 years, although analysts from the Kiev School of Economics note that the level of non-fulfillment is insignificant - 1.6% of the plan.