Employment News

UK unemployment rate beats forecasts

UK unemployment rate beats forecast and falls to 5%

The UK labour market improved slightly in February and the unemployment rate fell back to 5%. One-third of small businesses are still in fear of going bust.
Employers implement COVID testing and safety measures

COVID-19 vaccinations: Employee rights in the workplace

As businesses prepare to reopen, we take a look at the rights of workers when it comes to COVID-19 vaccinations.
UK unemployment rate rising

UK unemployment rate hits highest levels since 2016

UK jobs data surges amid ongoing lockdown restrictions. However, UK companies report the highest employment intentions since the pandemic began. According to ING Economist James Smith, UK unemployment could hit 6.5% in 2021 if Chancellor Rishi Sunak refuses to...