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TUC hits out at CBI over information and consultation

18 May 2001

The
TUC president Bill Morris has hit out at the CBI over their opposition to
information and consultation rights for...

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Airtours facing unfair dismissal claims

18 May 2001

Airtours is facing claims that could mount up to £750,000
from five former senior employees sacked in March.
The former...

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IoD calls for cuts in tax and red tape for business

18 May 2001

The Institute of Directors’ election manifesto calls on the
next Government to reduce the tax burden to allow owners and...

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CIPD manifesto calls for more respect

17 May 2001

The CIPD is calling on the next government to hold a
review on employment legislation in the UK.
There is...

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UK firms urged to tap into European labour force

17 May 2001

Employers are undermining the UK’s business competitiveness
by not addressing the skills shortage through recruiting abroad, according to
recruitment consultancy...

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TUC urges M&S to re-think plans to close French stores

17 May 2001

The TUC has urged Marks and Spencer
to think again about closing its French stores.
Speaking today before a rally...

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Teachers to benefit from new stakeholder pension scheme

17 May 2001

Tens of
thousands of teachers will benefit from the Teachers’ National Stakeholder
Pension Scheme, which has just been launched.
The...

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Only a fifth of e-recruitment sites are having an impact

17 May 2001

Only 20 per cent of
e-recruiting sites are contributing significantly to their company’s existing
recruitment processes, claims an HR consultancy...

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Jobless total falls again

16 May 2001

The latest figures reveal that unemployment has continued to
fall, with the number of jobless down by 64,000 for the...

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Now is the time to visit a recruitment website

16 May 2001

The most
popular time for staff to log on to recruitment websites is between 2 and 3
o’clock in the...

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Waiting times for the EAT increase

16 May 2001

More judges are needed to sit at the Employment Appeals
Tribunal to combat a drastic increase in the length of...

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Labour manifesto launched

16 May 2001

Prime
Minister Tony Blair has launched Labour’s election manifesto Ambitions for
Britain targeting the economy, society and the public services....

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Cost of staff absences to business is rising

16 May 2001

Staff sickness and absence from work cost business £10.7bn
last year, according to research by the CBI.
A total of...

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International employers cannot ignore child labour

15 May 2001

The cost of ensuring that
child labour isn’t used in the supply chains of international companies is
equivalent to 5...

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M&S staff march on Thursday in protest at French closures

15 May 2001

The TUC has organised a rally
against the redundancies at Marks & Spencer later this week.
Thousands of the retail...

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