Shadow trade secretary looks ahead to US pact
Tuesday 17th Jan 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
- EXPOSED: Bosses’ poor excuses for failing to pay staff properly
- One Claimed Worker was Foreign ‘So didn’t Deserve Min Wage’
- Another Refsued to Pay Out for Employee who ‘Only Made Tea and Swept the Floor’
Wednesday 11th Jan 2017
posted by Will Stone in Britain
AVERAGE household debt has reached a record £13,000 according to a TUC study yesterday, with many families relying on loans and credit cards.
Latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed that the total unsecured debt was a staggering £349bn which...
Monday 9th Jan 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Top bosses will earn more than average annual wage by lunch
Wednesday 4th Jan 2017
Ministers told to end ‘Scrooge-like’ public-sector pay cap
Friday 23rd Dec 2016
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
TUC demands tougher laws as numbers to soar to one million
Monday 5th Dec 2016
PM won’t make worker representation on boards compulsory
Tuesday 22nd Nov 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
WORKERS risk “paying the price for Brexit,” the TUC said yesterday as new figures showed pay growth slowing and benefit claimant numbers on the rise.
The jobless total fell to 1.6 million in the quarter to September, the lowest since 2006, and the number of people in work...
Thursday 17th Nov 2016
THE government yielded to pressure yesterday and announced a review of the ban on electronic voting in industrial action ballots, in a belated decision welcomed by unions.
Announcing the independent review, long called for by the unions, Sir Ken Knight, a former chief fire and rescue...
Friday 4th Nov 2016
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
THE TUC is urging people to spare a thought for nightshift workers as research published at the weekend shows a growing increase in people working nights, with women fuelling that growth.
TUC analysis found that the number of people working night shifts has increased by 275,000 between...
Monday 31st Oct 2016
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain