East Renfrew Council has revealed that it is seeking volunteers for redundancy in a bid to cut its budget.
Date: 31 March 2009 Category: Employment Contracts
ACAS has unveiled plans to launch a new fast-track system that can be used to resolve employment disputes.
Date: 30 March 2009 Category: Employment Contracts
The number of new businesses starting up remained stable last year, Barclays has said.
Date: 26 March 2009 Category: Starting a Business
The Royal Bank of Scotland's chief executive Gordon Pell has admitted he is unsure how many redundancies might be suffered by the firm's staff.
Date: 24 March 2009 Category: Running a Business
This week brought the news that the UK now has over two million unemployed.
Date: 20 March 2009 Category: Employment Contracts
Lending by UK banks should soon start to pick up, business secretary Lord Mandelson has stated.
Date: 19 March 2009 Category: Money
Hundreds of employees may be made redundant after the announcement by Nokia that it is to trim its workforce.
Date: 17 March 2009 Category: Employment Contracts
Mishandling the issue of redundancy can leave those running businesses facing legal action, an expert has warned.
Date: 12 March 2009 Category: Employment Contracts
The government is setting up a one-stop shop to offer advice for small businesses on keeping up with employment law.
Date: 9 March 2009 Category: Employment Contracts
The Bank of England's monetary policy committee (MPC) has announced a cut to the base rate, which may lead to lower interest charges for small businesses.
Date: 5 March 2009 Category: Money
Businesses in need of help to get through the recession have been pledged new help by Barclays.
Date: 4 March 2009 Category: Starting a Business