Westpac to bring back 1,000 jobs: Aus shares close 0.23% lower
29 Jul 2020 – The markets flatlined this afternoon after a dip around midday. The local bourse closed 0.2 per cent lower.
The Consumer Price Index fell 1.9 per cent in the June quarter, the lowest it has been on record, the ABS announced today. Westpac (ASX:WBC) announced it will bring back around 1,000 jobs to Australia from overseas in response to the growing demand for customer support due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Source: Finance News Network