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'Unprecedented' job cuts in Reuters German service

Thursday 15 November 2018

The oldest of Reuters language services, in Germany, is being reduced in the agency's current round of job cuts, with ten positions - one in eight - disappearing.

Obituary: John Hopper

Tuesday 13 November 2018

John Hopper (photo), who died from cancer in London on 9 November aged 84, began a 40-year career with Reuters as a telegraphist in the days before video-editing and computers.

Thomson Reuters appoints new president of Reuters

Tuesday 13 November 2018

Reuters editor-in-chief Stephen Adler is stepping down as the agency's president in charge of media business.

Reuters journalists on strike in Italy

Monday 12 November 2018

Reuters journalists in Rome and Milan went on strike on Monday over job cuts affecting local language services in Europe.

Reuters announces more job cuts

Monday 12 November 2018

Reuters announced job losses around Europe in a re-organisation of dual-language bureaus and concentration of more editorial work offshore.

The Reuter Society

The Reuter Society is a social network for former employees of Reuters or Thomson Reuters. The original Society was founded as a London-based club in 1990. The Reuter Society of America was launched in New York in 2014.

Haunts

Nostalgic recollections of some of the favourite places where Reuters people liked to gather - in Beirut, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, Kabul, London, New York, Nicosia, Paris, Saigon and Washington.