Posts Tagged ‘incentive’

FCO Minister opens Seminar on Freedom of Religion and Economic Prosperity

Comments Off | 03-3-2016

Good morning everybody. May I begin by thanking Louise Ellman MP, Chair of the APPG on the Baha’i Faith for organising this event; and Jim Shannon MP, Chair of the APPG on International Freedom of Religion or Belief for his kind words of welcome.
This morning I would like to set out

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Catterick villagers invited to discuss new £6m flood protection scheme

Comments Off | 03-3-2016

Construction of a £6 million water storage reservoir to protect Catterick Village and the A1 motorway from flooding will start this Spring.
Details of the Environment Agency scheme, which is jointly funded with Highways England and North Yorkshire County Council, will be outlined at a public drop-in meeting at the Booth Memorial

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Boost for family finances as Easter getaway begins

Comments Off | 03-3-2016

Families planning an Easter break will get a boost today when the cost of their foreign holidays are slashed as children under 16 will join under 12s in being exempt from paying Air Passenger Duty (APD) in economy class.
This change, which was announced by Chancellor George Osborne in the Autumn Statement 2014 and

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Minister for Africa expresses disappointment at Gambia diplomatic expulsion

Comments Off | 06-13-2015

James Duddridge calls on Gambian authorities to reconsider expulsion of the Deputy Head of EU Delegation from Banjul
Speaking upon news of the expulsion the Minister for Africa James Duddridge said:
I am disappointed by the decision of the Gambian Government to expel the Deputy Head of EU Delegation from Banjul at short notice. No prior warning

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Government boost to help low paid workers progress in their careers

Comments Off | 06-13-2015

Seven new projects have been launched today by the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES), aiming to boost the careers of low paid workers in retail and hospitality sectors.
Today we launch seven new projects to boost the careers of low paid workers in the retail and hospitality sectors. Through mentoring, specific skills training and

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Webinars, e-learning, emails and videos if you’re self-employed

Comments Off | 06-13-2015

You can get business emails from HMRC to help you start your business.
E-learning
Find out about online courses to help you with tax, National Insurance, business records and expenses.
Webinars and videos
Live webinars last for an hour and you can ask questions throughout the presentation and get answers from your HMRC host. They’re aimed at sole traders and business partnerships. They’re

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