Wage Threat To Osborne As Borrowing Rises
Evidence is mounting that a rise in self-employment, low-wage jobs and stagnating levels of pay could mean the Government misses its fiscal targets.
Office for Budget Responsibility Says UK to Miss Income Tax Targets
The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) has warned that the government is likely to miss its income tax target for the fiscal year, despite record employment over the last 12 months.
Every worker affected by employment law changes - EPMU
Every worker will feel the effects of the government’s new employment laws and should join a union if they want to maintain and increase their wages and conditions, says New Zealand’s largest private sector union, the EPMU.
Pennsylvania Governor Corbett Announces Disability Employment Outreach Day
HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett today announced a Disability Employment Outreach Day event scheduled for Oct. 31 in Harrisburg and declared October as Pennsylvania Disability Employment Awareness Month.The event will provide individuals with disabilities information about civil service employment opportunities in state and local government. The ...
Flexible Jobs: How to Find Success -- Not Scams
We are no longer a nation where "work" means going to an employer's site, putting in your 40 hours over a five-day period, returning home and not worrying about your job at night or on weekends. You might not realize it, but the nature of how and where people work has dramatically changed.
Cable reveals work contracts review
A review aimed at strengthening the employment status of up to a million workers has been announced, aimed at giving the "silent minority" the same status as most employees.
Poor rural youth poised for improved placements under new scheme
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Poor youth from rural areas of India can look forward to improved placements in a range of areas, including healthcare, pharmaceuticals, hospitality and retail, with the rural development ministry working on several innovations in its skill development scheme to make it an effective intervention in efforts towards poverty alleviation.
Bank of Canada sees labor slack, looking through some inflation
By Randall Palmer WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Canadians would be working more hours if the nation's recovery were truly self-sustaining, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said on Friday, casting a different light on the surge in employment in September. Poloz, who will be presenting the central bank's Monetary Policy Report on Oct. 22, also said a lot of the price hikes Canada has seen recently ...
Jobless total hits eight-year low
The number of people in work has reached a record 30.7 million following another fall in the jobless total.
Teaching jobs 'to ease pressure'
More than 1,000 teaching jobs have been announced to ease pressures in education.