Economics, government & business

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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Vauxhall union leaders meet DTI secretary over redundancies

22 Dec 2000

Union leaders have held a private meeting with Trade and Industry Secretary Stephen Byers to discuss the 2,000 redundancies at...

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DTI moves to cut vexatious tribunal claims

28 Nov 2000

Tough
measures to curb frivolous and vexatious claims to employment tribunals were
due for release by the DTI yesterday.
The...

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DTI announces tribunal changes

27 Nov 2000

Tough new measures to strengthen the employment tribunal system were announced by Trade and Industry Secretary Stephen Byers today.The changes...

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DTI to act on tribunal time-wasters

21 Nov 2000

The DTI is poised to announce new measures to curb frivolous and vexatious claims to employment tribunals.An announcement by Trade...

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DTI announcement expected on Tupe and tribunals

13 Nov 2000

The DTI is set to announce new regulations on Tupe and parental leave over the next few weeks, and will...

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This week’s business round up: shipbuilding scheme waits for DTI funding

7 Nov 2000

Proposals to revive shipbuilding on Merseyside, which could create more than 1,000 jobs, hang in the balance as pressure mounts...

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DTI gears up to revamp maternity leave policy

17 Oct 2000

The Government is considering paying “baby bonuses” to employers to encourage them to take on women returning to work after...

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