Rises in the national living wage will cause job losses at retail head offices, rather than in customer-facing roles, a law firm has found.
Vehicle industry body the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders has joined the call for greater clarity over the UK's future trading relationship with the EU, as investment stalls and job cuts are announced.
The CBI has warned that Airbus and BMW could be the first of many businesses to threaten to relocate if the government does not provide clarity over Brexit, potentially putting thousands of jobs at risk.
Changes to self-employment tax rules have "seriously damaged" the NHS and the public sector, according to research by the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE) and the CIPD.
The soft fruit industry could be "crushed" by Brexit if it loses access to the thousands of seasonal workers it relies upon from EU countries, a trade body has claimed.
The Government is seeking views on the factors that may impact on business productivity and growth.
One of the UK's leading department stores, House of Fraser, is to close in 31 of its 59 locations including its flagship shop on London's Oxford Street.
Carphone Warehouse is to close 92 stores after the retailer became the latest to issue a profit warning, amid continuing woes on the high street. The chain's owner Dixons Carphone, however, said that staff would be redeployed to larger outlets.
Prisoners could play a significant role in helping bridge a post-Brexit skills gap, according to secretary of state for justice David Gauke.
Universal basic income has been described as everything between a utopian ideal and "dangerous nonsense", but with a trial due to take place soon with local authorities in Scotland, how likely is it that it could become a reality in the UK? Jo Faragher investigates.
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