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  • AI set to create more jobs than it replaces by 2037

    Date:
    18 July 2018
    Type:
    News

    Artificial intelligence (AI) will create as many jobs as it displaces over the next 20 years, but there will be "winners" and "losers" by industry sector.

  • Working hours

    Type:
    Indicators

    Updated to include official statistics from the ONS on average weekly hours worked in the UK for the three months to the end of May 2018. The next ONS release date is 14 August 2018.

  • Employment

    Type:
    Indicators

    Updated to include the latest official statistics from the ONS on employment and unemployment, and labour market forecasts from HM Treasury and ManpowerGroup. The next ONS release date is 14 August 2018.

  • Fall in EU worker migration 'bad news for employers'

    Date:
    16 July 2018
    Type:
    News

    The CIPD has warned that today's falling migration figures will further hamper employers' ability to recruit EU workers.

  • Recruitment

    Type:
    Indicators

    Updated to include data for June 2018 on the availability and recruitment of permanent and temporary staff from IHS Markit/Recruitment & Employment Confederation. The next figures are due to be published on 8 August 2018.

  • Car industry seeks greater clarity over Brexit as investment falls

    Date:
    27 June 2018
    Type:
    News

    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.

  • Brexit: Airbus and BMW relocation threats could be first of many

    Date:
    25 June 2018
    Type:
    News

    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.

  • IR35 changes have 'seriously damaged' the NHS

    Date:
    22 June 2018
    Type:
    News

    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.

  • Fruit industry calls for seasonal permit to avoid post-Brexit labour shortage

    Date:
    22 June 2018
    Type:
    News

    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.

  • House of Fraser to close half its stores

    Date:
    7 June 2018
    Type:
    News

    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.

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