Tata Steel job cuts: Industry is 'in crisis'
The steel industry is "in crisis" and needs "life-saving surgery", the director of UK Steel has warned. Gareth Stace has called on Business Secretary Sajid Javid to honour promises he has made to address some of the challenges facing the industry. It ...
Tata Steel to axe 1200 jobs in the UK
Tata Steel 'set to cut 1200 jobs'
Business Secretary: 'No magic bullet' for UK steel industry
UK wages are now growing at their fastest rate since 2009
Analysts were expecting wages excluding bonuses to rise by 2.9% year-on-year, and for the unemployment rate to stay static at 5.6%. It certainly looks like something different is now happening in the UK labour market, following two years of pretty ...
UK retail sales up 0.2% in August
UK economic doubts grow stronger as manufacturers struggle
UK economic growth is expected to hold up during the second half of this year but a sharp drop in business confidence in recent weeks suggests the momentum is under threat, according to a round-up of indicators from accountants BDO.