Economics, government & business

DTI promotes firms’ work-life policies with share of £10.5m

31 Jul 2001

Nearly 100 private, public and voluntary sector employers are to benefit
from the DTI’s £10.5m Challenge Fund to promote work-life...

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DTI unveils plans to reform employment tribunals

20 Jul 2001

New
proposals to reform employment tribunals were announced today by DTI minister
Alan Johnson.
The
proposals are designed to promote...

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Report calls for major changes at the DTI

16 Jul 2001

The Department of Trade and
Industry is out of date and out of touch with the economy, according to a...

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DTI must raise profile of Partnership Fund

10 Jul 2001

By Patrick Burns, policy director,

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Women’s unit and DTI to share equal ops duties

10 Jul 2001

The Government has finally decided to split the responsibility for equal
opportunities between the Cabinet Office’s Women and Equality Unit...

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Hewitt plans dynamic future for DTI

3 Jul 2001

The Department of Trade and Industry announced a fundamental review of its
operations last week to improve its effectiveness for...

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Hewitt launches review of DTI operations

27 Jun 2001

The DTI has today announced a fundamental review of its operations
to improve its effectiveness for business.
Trade and Industry...

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Hewitt is the new head of the DTI

11 Jun 2001

Patricia
Hewitt has taken over from Stephen Byers as trade and industry secretary in the
Prime Minister’s cabinet reshuffle over...

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DTI must block ‘free route to full-time work’

27 Mar 2001

The
DTI has been urged to rethink changes aimed at making it easier for temporary
workers to become permanent employees...

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Hopes high DTI aid will safeguard shipbuilding jobs

20 Feb 2001

An
estimated 1,500 shipbuilding jobs will be safeguarded and another 450 could be
created if a DTI aid package helps...

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DTI promises wider talks – Alan Johnson’s letter

20 Feb 2001

Alan
Johnson responds to Personnel Today’s demands for HR to be included in the
Government’s employee consultation review.
Dear
Personnel...

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DTI awards £50k to Thames Water-trade union partnership

9 Jan 2001

A partnership deal between Thames
Water and trade unions has received a £50,000 award from the DTI.
The company received...

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DTI awards £50,000 to Thames Water-trade union partnership

8 Jan 2001

A
partnership deal between Thames Water and trade unions has received a £50,000
award from the DTI.
The
company received...

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DTI unveils fund to lure scientists to the UK

8 Jan 2001

A £4m
annual fund has been set up to attract the world’s top scientists to UK
universities.
The
fund, a...

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Union deal with utility wins DTI award

8 Jan 2001

A partnership deal between Thames Water and trade unions has received a £50,000 award from the DTI.The company received the...

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