Scots earn more than English workers
Posted on 12/02/2016
Scottish workers are more likely to earn more than their English counterparts, according to new research. Findings published by think-tank the Resolution Foundation revealed that Scots are being paid more per hour than English people for the first time since records began.
UK in top ranking for skilled labour
Posted on 09/02/2016
The UK is one of the top countries in the world for employing skilled migrants, according to new findings. According to the Global Talent Competitiveness Index, by Adecco Group, the UK ranks seventh in the world for its ability to attract, develop and retain highly-skilled migrants.
National Living Wage will ‘hinder manufacturing industry’
Posted on 08/02/2016
The introduction of a national living wage will hinder job production in the future, manufacturer’s have warned. Industry body EEF claimed that more than a third of manufacturers (36 per cent) see increasing pressure on business costs as a possible risk to growth this year.