Reuters' Contract Talks With Newspaper Guild Deadlocked Over Benefits, Pay Hikes

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After seven months of talks, the Reuters Information Services Inc. local of the Newspaper Guild isn't even close to a new labor contract with management. At issue are medical and maternity benefits and pay scales. Reuters Holdings PLC earned $291.6 million after tax last year, a 35 percent increase over 1988. But Reuters has never broken out profit figures for its North American operations.

The 500-member guild unit is a local of the 35,000-member International Newspaper Guild, an affiliate

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