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Northern cities head list of UK's low-wage, high-welfare economies - The Guardian


The Guardian

Northern cities head list of UK's low-wage, high-welfare economies
The Guardian
?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 saysBBC News
Northern cities creating jobs but too many are low paid, report saysChronicleLive

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VIDEO: 'I'm so glad I was made redundant'

Millions of people say they want a new job in 2016, so could being your own boss be the answer?

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Alibaba to buy South China Morning Post

Chinese internet giant Alibaba confirms it has struck a deal to buy Hong Kong's popular English-language newspaper, the South China Morning Post.

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Barclays: It's a great time to start a business in the UK - City A.M.


City A.M.

Barclays: It's a great time to start a business in the UK
City A.M.
"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 agoSmallBusiness.co.uk

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Why do we report unemployment every month?

Are unemployment numbers unnecessarily confusing?

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