Pay & benefits

Pay rise budgets axed as employers slash costs

Insurance, banking and financial services among sectors where pay and conditions are least affected by Covid-19 pandemic.

Ryanair cabin crew agree to pay cuts to keep jobs

Cabin crew employed by Ryanair in the UK have agreed to take a pay cut in order to protect their...

Car parking charges for NHS staff could be reintroduced

The government is considering reintroducing car parking charges for NHS staff as the coronavirus pandemic eases, the health minister has...

Boohoo to investigate ‘unsafe’ conditions at Leicester factory

Low-cost fashion retailer Boohoo has promised to investigate workers’ pay and conditions at a Leicester factory.

Chancellor to announce kickstart scheme for jobs

The chancellor is due to announce a £2bn “kickstart jobs scheme” today in the hope it will stem youth unemployment...

Government scraps plan to class coronavirus tests as taxable benefit in kind

Controversial plans to get workers to pay income tax on coronavirus testing kits purchased by their employer have been scrapped...

Top UK employers urged to disclose parental leave and pay

Employers warned they could lose out on the best talent if they do not include transparency over family friendly working arrangements.

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