Fact Service

Current issue (April 2017)

Issue 18 (27/04/2017) - £100m pay bill for 40 top executives; It's who you know if you want an internship; TUC's gender-sensitive health and safety guide; Workers from EU are valued in unions

; Gender pay gap website launches

Issue 17 (20/04/2017) - Shareholder revolt over executive pay; Single parents hit by benefit sanctions; Factory output stalls; Let's talk about racism; UK at bottom of class for skills; Pay premium on zero-hours contracts?

Issue 16 (13/04/17) - Inflation hits rise in weekly earnings; Puny fines over asbestos failure; Fall in unemployment; Inflation above 3.0%; Government consults on pension exit charges

Issue 15 (06/04/17) - MPs call for action on corporate governance


; Levy to support apprenticeships; BMW workers strike over pensions; Thousands hit by Tories' Benefit Cap
; Disability - 20 years of 'missed opportunities'; MEPs vote for worker protection in Brexit

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