Zero-hours contracts: 801000 workers on zero-hours terms
That meant 2.5% of the employed UK workforce was on such a contract. The 801,000 figure is the highest since the ONS began monitoring the ... take action on zero-hours contracts as promised before the last general election. A Department for Business ...
Number of UK workers on zero-hour contracts increased to 801000
Wal-Mart slumps on warning, dollar falls after weak US retail sales - live
Such investments are expected to take a toll on profit in the near term, the company said. For its fiscal 2017, it said it expects earnings per share to be down 6 to 12 percent. That also reflects its investment in keeping its prices low and raising ...
PRESS DIGEST- British Business - Sept 28
AB INBEV could table a 70 billion pound ($106.35 billion) bid for SABMiller this week, firing the starting gun on the biggest-ever takeover of a British company. Over recent days the world's two biggest brewers have begun "friendly" talks, sources said.