National unemployment has plummeted throughout the past year, and the South West is leading this drive with the lowest levels of any Engl...
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The latest job figures show that the recovery is still moving in the right direction, and suggest that growth in the fourth quarter of 20...
This is another set of positive figures, confirming the flexibility and resilience of the UK labour market, and point to continued econom...
The positive figures are a measure of the resilience and the flexibility of Britain’s labour market. The further increase in private sect...
The best way to fund apprenticeships is to give employers the strongest possible incentives to take on apprentices, and to train them up ...
With employment rising and unemployment falling, the labour market remains an area of strength for the UK economy.
Phil Smith, managing director of Business West, commenting on 800 job cuts at Honda, Swindon
Results from Business West’s quarterly economic survey released today show that businesses across the West Country are faring better then...
Car manufacturer Honda has announced it is to invest £267m in its Swindon plant. The investment, to support new car models, is thought to...
The Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, announced yesterday (Wednesday) that the government’s Youth Contract - which provides a subsidy of...
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