CBI Comments On Carillion
The news of Carillion’s liquidation is shocking and the immediate priority must be its staff, customers and suppliers.
Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director-General, said:
“The news of Carillion’s…
19th Jan 2018 04:46 PM
Government Must Intervene To Prevent Huge Job Losses Following Carillion Collapse
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Unite, the UK’s largest union, is calling on the government to take immediate decisive action to prevent further job losses following the collapse of Carillion.
17th Jan 2018 05:49 PM
Launch Of Transport For The North’s Draft Strategic Transport Plan
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Responding to the launch of Transport for the North’s draft Strategic Transport Plan, Coun Susan Hinchcliffe, West Yorkshire Combined Authority chair and Bradford Council leader, said:
16th Jan 2018 01:34 PM
Carillion: Time For Government To Act
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The country's biggest union, Unite, has called upon the government to announce an inquiry into why services giant Carillion is on the verge of collapse. The call comes as talks…
14th Jan 2018 07:01 PM
Salon Of The Year 2018 Finalist
Michael Convey with his team
The multi award winning Convey Salons Ltd, established in 2009, have just been confirmed as a finalist in The English Hair and Beauty Awards - Salon of the Year and if…
12th Jan 2018 09:00 AM
Government And Employers Must Do More To Tackle Trans Discrimination, Says TUC
Commenting on today’s (Friday) report by Stonewall, which reveals high levels of discrimination against trans workers, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
“Everyone deserves to feel safe…
19th Jan 2018 04:18 PM
‘Carillion-style Pandora’s Box’ Could Hit Patient Care In The NHS, Warns Unite
The NHS faces a ‘Pandora’s Box of Carillion-type meltdowns’, if trusts continue to set up subsidiaries to avoid paying tax, Unite, the country’s largest union, warned (Tuesday 16 January).
17th Jan 2018 05:35 PM
CBI Yorkshire & Humber Response To Strategic Transport Plan
The CBI responded to Transport for the North’s Strategic Transport Plan, outlining the changes needed to the North of England's transport infrastructure to 2050.
Beckie Hart, CBI Yorkshire & Humber…
16th Jan 2018 12:15 PM
Company Profitability Up In Last Decade, While Real Wages Slide, Says TUC
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Profitability has grown in the last decade, while real wages have fallen, according to new TUC analysis of ONS figures.
The latest figures show UK-registered corporate…
13th Jan 2018 11:15 AM
Brave New World? One Groundbreaking Hull Company Thinks So…
Lindsay West, VISR Co-Founder and Director
Anyone who’s seen Tom Cruise’s film Minority Report will be familiar with the futuristic predictions it makes for a world characterised by boundless…
11th Jan 2018 08:01 PM