Archive: Economic Crash
Stock markets in London slumped spectacularly today amid fears over US economic performance and the ongoing Eurozone crisis.
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Speaking on the first day of the TUC annual congress, Public and Commercial Services union national president Janice Godrich called for "solidarity and unity" to oppose all government cuts.
Ahead of the Treasury Select Committee's report over the conduct of the FSA in the catastrophic failure of RBS, Unite, Britain's biggest union says the reckless folly of RBS management and lax regulation cost 30,000 jobs and four years of constant attacks on staff pay, conditions and pensions.
Europe’s largest group of engineers is calling on the Government to ensure its forthcoming industrial strategy is developed on the basis of a strategic vision which sets out in the long term what it aims to achieve and why, rather than simply detailing ad-hoc policy actions.
Unite research reveals how public servants have lost thousands, while FTSE directors' pay goes into orbit
Research conducted by Unite reveals that nurses have received a £2,000 real terms pay cut over the last two years and social workers have lost more than £3,000, as a report reveals how FTSE 100 directors' pay has risen by 49 per cent in just one year.