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The Trades Union Congress (TUC) is preparing to update its enforcement guide on the national minimum wage (NMW) after research revealed there are 1.5 million employees who are not receiving the correct level of pay. According to the TUC, the Enforcing the National Minimum Wage guide will help unions and advice agencies to search out…

The Telegraph has reported that some firms will receive a cash incentive for recruiting and training the long-term unemployed. Under the government scheme, firms will get £2,500 for every person they recruit and train who has been unemployed for six months or more. The paper reported that Gordon Brown’s £500 million emergency jobs package would…