Posts Tagged ‘information’

CMA fines pharma companies £45 million

Comments Off | 02-12-2016

The CMA’s decision relates to conduct and agreements between 2001 and 2004 in which GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK), the supplier of branded paroxetine (an anti-depressant medicine), agreed to make payments and other value transfers totalling over £50 million to suppliers of generic versions of paroxetine. The CMA has found that these payments and other value transfers

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Supporting Women in the Scottish Economy – UK Government response

Comments Off | 02-12-2016

Scotland Office Minister Andrew Dunlop has today published the UK Government’s formal response to the Sawers Review on the role of women in the Scottish economy.
The publication comes as the UK Minister for Women and Equalities, Nicky Morgan, announced a package of measures to close the pay gap.
In the response to Professor Sawers’ report, Lord

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Monitor and NHS England seek views on 2016/17 NHS payment system

Comments Off | 02-12-2016

The proposals are aimed at giving commissioners and NHS providers the space to manage increasing demand, restore financial balance, and to make ambitious longer term plans to improve patient care.
The basis of the proposals is the 2015/16 Enhanced Tariff Option (ETO). There will be additional enhancements for providers and local commissioners that will lead to an

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Export Hub tour aims to boost Welsh trade overseas

Comments Off | 02-12-2016

Businesses in Wales seeking to explore global exporting opportunities will be able to capitalise on the advice of international business owners and entrepreneurs when the Exporting is GREAT Export Hub motors into town next week (15-26 February).
The 32 tonne, 40ft long lorry will play host to a series of seminars, drop-in sessions and one-to-one meetings

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Government introduces Policing and Crime Bill

Comments Off | 02-12-2016

The Home Office has introduced new legislation which will aim to finish the job of police reform.
The purpose of the Policing and Crime Bill is to enhance the democratic accountability of police forces, and fire and rescue services, improve the efficiency and effectiveness of emergency services through closer collaboration and build public confidence in policing.
It

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Licence stripped from company that made 40 million nuisance calls

Comments Off | 01-12-2016

Falcon & Pointer Ltd, based in Swansea, used automatic-dialling technology to make millions of calls about mis-sold PPI in 12 weeks – leading to hundreds of complaints by the public.
An investigation by the CMR also found that the South Wales firm had coerced people into signing contracts without giving them enough time to understand the

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Dearman: clean and cold power firm wins £16 million investment

Comments Off | 01-9-2016

A business that has developed a zero emission transport refrigeration unit will be able to take its technology to market in the UK and abroad after a £16 million investment from Park Vale Capital.
Dearman was set up three years ago to develop technologies to harness the engine invented by Peter Dearman and has grown to employ

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Planned roadworks in the North East: summary for Monday 11 to 17 January 2016

Comments Off | 01-9-2016

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 8 January but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is carried out with the aim of causing as little disruption as possible.
A1 junction 56 Barton to

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Webinars, e-learning, emails and videos on employing people

Comments Off | 01-9-2016

Live webinars last for an hour. You can ask questions during the presentation and get answers from the HMRC host.
Register and log in at least 5 minutes before the start time for live webinars.
Getting started as an employer
Registering with HMRC, taking on your first employee, running payroll, paying HMRC.

Live webinar
No dates for this live webinar are currently available.

Watch

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Universal Credit in 15 more jobcentres in Sussex, Scotland, Kent and the East Midlands

Comments Off | 10-12-2015

This morning all new single claimants applying for unemployment benefits at these jobcentres will start claiming Universal Credit:

Worthing
Littlehampton
Bognor Regis
Chichester
Tonbridge
Chatham
Ramsgate
Margate
Tunbridge Wells
Ayr
Girvan
Port Glasgow
Greenock
Kidderminster
Evesham

Are you ready to claim Universal Credit? It’s the new benefit that makes it easier to take up a wider range of jobs and get back to work quickly.
Universal Credit will eventually replace 6 existing benefits:

Jobseeker’s

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