Tags: Ed Miliband

REC hits back at Milliband’s recruitment comments as ‘silly business bashing’

Responding to reports in the papers alledging that Labour Leader, Ed Miliband criticised “rogue” employment agencies, recruiting exclusively from abroad, for driving the high levels of low-skilled migration to the UK (FT 24 November 2014) the chief executive of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation Kevin Green hit back at length, saying: “This is just silly. It’s another episode…

Labour leadership candidate Ed Balls has offered indication that if elected leader in September he will take the party further away from coalition cuts and more in line with those who believe money should not be withdrawn from the economy too soon risking meltdown in the public sector. The former Chief Economic Advisor has geared…

The introduction of anti-union laws in the 1980s has undermined people’s right to strike, according to the Trades Union Congress. A spokesperson for the body said that recent judgments have shown that complex laws have no benefit for employers and employees alike and called for a review to help clarify regulation on calling strikes. In…