Current Affairs

Employers fret over future of economy

Businesses are growing more concerned about the state of the UK economy.

Home Office to assess EU workers

Home secretary moves to allay fears over skilled foreign worker shortage after Brexit.

Flexible working set to increase

Almost two thirds of private sector employers think flexible working will increase over the next 5 years.

SME confidence falls for first time in a year

Confidence among small businesses falls 5 points in Q2 2017.

FSB issues cybercrime warning

SMEs urged to reduce risk of attack.

Brexit round-up: Brexit driving pensions overseas

Here’s a round-up of the top Brexit-related stories this week.

Business start-up numbers fall

The number of new business start-ups has fallen in the last 5 years.

Flexible hours linked to more elderly employment

People would work longer before retirement if their employer offered flexible working hours.

Brexit round up: Scotland reveals post-Brexit plan

Here's the round-up of some of the top Brexit-related stories from this week, including the Scottish government's announcement of its ideal relationship with the EU and UK post-Brexit.

BCC: economic growth to slow

Economic growth is set to slow over the next 2 years, according to the British Chambers of Commerce.

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