Ahead of the recent announcement that new statutory rules will come into force in April 2015 allowing parents to share their maternity and paternity leave, Julian Cox, Partner and Employment lawyer at Fletcher Day breaks down what working mothers and fathers-to-be, and their employers, can expect.
Today, the Prince of Wales will visit Bedfordshire to put the spotlight on traditional UK SMEs that use the heritage of their products to increase overseas sales.
The Regional Growth Fund (RGF) has secured Lotus a multi million pounds grant for R&D of products and staff training. The firm also plans to create 313 new full time jobs to support the manufacturing processes for the next few years.
Minister Hugo Swire meets British business at the UK India Business Centre and signs MoU.
The manufacturing industry is set to benefit from a reduction of up to £2000 from its employer National Insurance Contributions Bill thanks a revamp in NIC regulation by HMRC.