Manufacturing boosts NI economy

Manufacturing led the way for continued growth in the Northern Ireland economy during September, a report by the Ulster Bank announced. ...
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Global economy impacting UK manufacturing

A sharp decline in confidence in the UK manufacturing sector could result in business growth plateauing throughout the remainder of the year , a new report has found. ...

UK salaries increasing faster than inflation

Real wages grew in August, for the first time since the recession, as year-on-year advertised salary growth outpaced the rate of inflation, according to the latest UK Job Market Report from the website, Adzuna. ...

Low Pay Commission urges raising apprentice pay

Britain’s manufacturers are calling for pay rise for apprentices by urging the Low Pay Commission (LPC) to scrap the current Apprentice Rate and, instead, align it to age-specific wage rates. ...

Growth for Scottish manufacturers

Scottish manufacturers experienced growth in August according to the Bank of Scotland’s latest Purchasing Managers’ Index. ...



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