Tag: Employment

BoE governor indicates real wages will increase by mid-2015 – What does this mean for Interest Rates?

Mark Carney has indicated that wages will rise in line with inflation “around the middle of next year”, from when they are speculated to outstrip inflation, in a speech to delegates at the Trade Union Congress (TUC).

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1.4 million workers in the UK currently on zero-hour contracts, says Office for National Statistics

Almost 50% of the UK’s largest businesses have members of their staff on their books on zero hour contracts, with an estimated 1.4 million workers now believed to be on the precarious payment packages, a study from the Office for … Continue reading

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UK unemployment falls for first time in almost a year

UK unemployment has fallen for the first time in almost a year, according to figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS).

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More mums forced into part-time work

The number of mums forced to look for work rather than stay at home to raise the children is on the increase, new research has found.

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