Economics, government & business

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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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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