CBI At The 2018 Party Conferences
The House of Commons is in recess until 4 September, Westminster update will resume in September.
In the meantime, this year the CBI will be attending the Labour, Conservative and SNP conferences to…
15th Aug 2018 09:55 PM
Farmers Urged to Step Forward for Free Business Advice
Farmers in Nidderdale, supported by the Prince’s Countryside Fund, are being encouraged to receive free business advice in light of a major report, Recharging Rural.
Farming for the Future…
10th Aug 2018 08:00 PM
Response To Interest Rate Decision
Commenting on today’s (Thursday) decision by the Bank of England to raise interest rates to 0.75%, TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady said:
“This is a bad decision for working people. With…
2nd Aug 2018 04:59 PM
Businesses Are Committed To Stamping Out Sexual Harassment Says CBI
The CBI has responded to the House of Commons Women and Equalities Select Committee report into sexual harassment in the workplace.
Matthew Fell, CBI Chief UK Policy Director, said:
26th Jul 2018 08:16 PM
TUC Welcomes Call By MPs For Maximum Workplace Temperatures
Commenting on today’s (Thursday) report on heatwaves and climate change from the Environmental Audit Committee, which recommends the government consult on maximum temperatures for workplaces, TUC…
26th Jul 2018 04:34 PM
Put Workers On Pay Committees To Stop Fat Cats, Says TUC
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The High Pay Centre and CIPD’s pay research published today (Wednesday) highlights how weak wage growth is for average workers compared to the those at the top, says the TUC.
15th Aug 2018 06:28 PM
Government’s Brexit Plan Is Not Perfect
CBI acknowledges the government’s Brexit plan is not perfect and has gaps that need filling but highlights that the proposal is enough of a blueprint to start the process of a real trade…
3rd Aug 2018 06:18 PM
City Region Leaders Show Support For Channel 4 Relocation
Cross party politicians from across West Yorkshire and York today expressed their support for the bid to bring Channel 4’s new national headquarters to the region.
Following the announcement last…
2nd Aug 2018 04:01 PM
Bosses Must Protect Their Staff From Sexual Harassment At Work, Says TUC
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Commenting on the Women and Equalities Select Committee report on its inquiry into workplace sexual harassment published (Wednesday), TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady…
26th Jul 2018 08:09 PM
TUC Urges Bosses To Keep Workplaces Cool As Temps Hit 34c This Week
As the heatwave continues with temperatures set to hit 34oC in parts of the UK on Wednesday (25 July), the TUC is calling on employers to keep workplaces cool and relax dress codes so staff can work…
23rd Jul 2018 11:01 PM