Northern cities head list of UK's low-wage, high-welfare economies
?One of the most pressing issues is the need to tackle skills gaps and improve schools' attainment, especially in low-wage cities, to help those places attract businesses and jobs, and support more people to move into work, particularly in high-skill ...
Hull has lowest UK average wages, report says
Northern cities creating jobs but too many are low paid, report says
Barclays: It's a great time to start a business in the UK
"These results are particularly encouraging as the business landscape in the UK is changing, with a relatively small number of small and medium sized enterprises (SME) delivering a significant impact on economic growth, employment and wealth creation.".
More small businesses staying the course than three years ago