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Three reasons pay might be falling

George Osborne nc1j

Good unemployment figures but stagnant pay have been the story about each month’s jobs figures for a year now.

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Unemployment falling, but many still left behind

Job Centre ncrj

The recovery is not dealing everyone an even hand.

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Unemployment down 121,000 to 2.12 million

Unemployment decreased by 121,000 in the three months to May 2014 to 2.12 million, with the unemployment rate now at 6.5 per cent, today’s labour market statistics reveal.

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Training for young people is a good move, but Labour should be asking more of employers

Ed Miliband ncrj

Without reference to how Labour intends to bring about good growth there is little point talking about training.

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Employment is up yet again – but the job is not quite done

Job Centre ncrj

There are more benefits to full employment than you might think.

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Unemployment figures: London continues to pull away from the rest of the country

Job centre ncrj

In the last two years, the number in employment in London has gone up by 312,000 – much higher than any other region.

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Unemployment down 161,000 to 2.6 million

Unemployment decreased by 161,000 in the three months to April 2014 to 2.6 million, with the unemployment rate now at 6.6 per cent, today’s labour market statistics reveal.

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Unemployment: London councils intervene and business likes it

London ncrj

The old-fashioned attitude that says business needs freeing from the state so that it can be competitive is being overturned by councils of all colours.

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The jobs recovery continues, but with insecure low paid work in the ascendency

Job centre ncrj

Despite the continuing good news on unemployment, many people are still feeling the squeeze.

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Unemployment down 133,000 to 2.21 million

Unemployment decreased by 133,000 from January to March 2014 to 2.21 million, with the unemployment rate now at 6.8 per cent, today’s labour market statistics reveal.

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