Future migrant labour from the EU

EUROPEAN UNION GROUPS EU14: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Republic of Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden EU8: Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia EU2: Bulgaria, Romania Future migrant labour from the EU It’s clear that some industries and occupations are more reliant on migrant labour than others,…

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Welfare Benefits 2015-Conservative challenge

The Welfare Benefits Challenge     Where can the government cut the budget.? In 2015-6, spending on benefits, pensions and tax credits is expected to total £220bn State pensions and age-related benefits, such as winter fuel allowance and free TV licences, will account for £95bn Child tax credits and working tax credits – £30bn Housing…

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Mid summer Welfare employment -UK

The employment rate in the United Kingdom, for the 3 months ending April 2015, was highest in the South West (77.3%) and lowest in Northern Ireland (68.4%). The employment rate estimates are showing a mix of increases and decreases across the regions and countries of the UK. The unemployment rate in the United Kingdom, for…

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