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ONS survey reveals increases in employment rates across the UK

Employment rates are increasing across Britain, according to the UK’s national statistical institute, the Office for National Statistics (ONS), which published its monthly Labour Market Statistics for the three months to the end of July 2014 on Wednesday. The ONS […]

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Engineers and workers

Latest CBI/KPMG London Business Survey reveals shortage of business skills

UK business organisation the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) released the latest CBI/KPMG London Business Survey on Friday, in which 45% of the capital's businesses reported that there

Swiss bank accounts to be targeted by HMRC

Equitable Life Payments Scheme continues to make recompense to eligible policyholders

The Equitable Life Payment Scheme set up by HM Government has now paid over GBP970m to eligible Equitable Life policyholders who suffered financial losses as a result of

Employment

ONS Labour market report reveals steady increase in UK employment figures

The Office for National Statistics (ONS), the recognised national statistical institute for the UK, released its UK Labour Market, August 2014 report on Wednesday, which indicates that employment

Manufacturing in the UK

SMEs put growth at risk by not taking advantage of older workforce skills

Almost half of small medium-sized companies (SMEs) in the UK are not taking advantage of an increasingly age diverse workforce that can continue to offer skills, according to

Banks not helping small businesses

Barclays introduces new Community Banker role

British multinational banking and financial services company Barclays announced on Friday that it has launched a new customer service role at its branches, which will see

engineering apprenticeships

Tata Steel announces 400 redundancies in Port Talbot in restructuring proposal

Steel producer Tata Steel disclosed on Tuesday that it proposes to restructure its UK Strip Products business in South Wales in order to improve competitiveness by

Jobs

UK labour market improves with higher employment growth and lower unemployment rate

Independent research consultancy, the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), published it latest study on Wednesday, which reveals that the UK unemployment rate has fallen

Two Pound Coins

Survey emphasises gap between the UK minimum wage and higher cost of living

British mutual financial institution Nationwide Building Society revealed on Friday that it commissioned a poll, in partnership with Living Wage Foundation, which highlights the difference between

Jobs

Average UK weekly earnings edge above inflation as unemployment falls

The Office for National statistics (ONS) released its latest statistical bulletin for UK Labour Market Statistics on Wednesday, which confirmed that annual growth of 1.7% in

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