The Governor of the BoE believes the furlough scheme should end in October.
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“Redundancy should not be announced as a foregone conclusion.”
Unemployment increased by 50,000 to 1.35 million in the three months to March.
In December 2019, unemployment was at its lowest level since January 1975.
“These are truly challenging times, which affects every single person in the UK.”
The UK is currently enjoying its highest level of employment, with 32 million people in work across the country. Not only this but rates of unemployment are at their lowest levels since 1975. But where are all the jobs coming from?
Pay growth is the highest it has been in 7 years. Employment figures continue to rise and unemployment figures continues to decrease.
New data published this week by Eurostat, the statistical office of the EU, has placed the UK in 23rd place out of 28 for its record on underemployment. The figures, which show that the UK underemployment rate was 31 percent higher than the EU average in 2014, are a sign of the government’s failure to…
Following the most recent labour market figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), Ian Taylor, CEO of SkillsActive, stresses the value of apprenticeships and vocationally based training and their importance for the future of the UK economy. According to the ONS, unemployment for the three months of August to October fell by 82,000…
A recent online survey conducted by findcourses.co.uk, the UK’s leading site for Professional Development Training, revealed that employees in the UK believe the best way to prove their indispensability to employers is to participate in professional training to niche their skills. The study was conducted through a survey of findcourses.co.uk users and discovered that 48%…