The number of working days lost to industrial action increased by over three-quarters to more than three-quarters of a million.
The number of members contributing to their union’s political fund has increased, according to the latest annual report of the union watchdog, the Certification Officer.
Alastair Campbell, Peter Mandelson,Gordon Brown, David Miliband, Tony Blair and now David Blunkett have all joined in bashing Jeremy Corbyn because he is the front runner in Labour’s leadership election …
New research found that restricting facility time for union representatives damages levels of trust between employers and employees and ultimately lowers labour productivity.
A study by the Equality and Human Rights Commission and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills estimates that around 54,000 new mothers are losing their jobs across Britain every …
The Bank of England’s chief economist, Andy Haldane, warned that that business investment has been lower than was “desirable” for years.
The British economy, as measured by gross domestic product (GDP), is estimated to have increased by 0.7 per cent in the April-June quarter of 2015.
New research from the British Election Study reveals that last year’s Scottish referendum effectively finished off Labour’s hope of winning north of the border in May. BES co-director Professor Ed …
David Hencke reports in his Westminster, Whitehall and Berkhamstead blog on the “extraordinary revolution” seen at a barbecue last weekend of the Berkhamstead and Tring branch of the South West …
The mafia and huge multinational companies are cashing in on an Italian green energy boom amid claims of widespread fraud.
Major British and American companies are cashing in on a private sector boom in the operation of drones against “high value terror targets”.
The decline in union influence has helped to boost bosses’ pay.
Unions have won a significant breakthrough against secret blacklisting of workers by companies facing legal claims for compensation.
Existing employment policies are failing to address the biggest challenges facing older workers, according to a new TUC-linked study.
A ground-breaking legal challenge has been mounted to the controversial Uber taxi firm’s conditions of employment for drivers has been mounted over safety, pay and holidays.