Pound hits lowest level since 2009 against the Euro

August 28, 2017

The Pound Sterling has hit a fresh eight-year low against the euro after the single currency was boosted by strong economic data while the UK still faces Brexit uncertainty. Sterling slipped close to €1.08 as it continued a recent slide … Read More

UK car production revs up in July

August 25, 2017

The number of cars built in the UK last month rose by almost 8% compared with July 2016, new figures show.  Just over 136,000 vehicles were made in British factories, up 7.8% on July last year. Many carmakers increased production … Read More

UK employers see measly pay growth ahead

August 24, 2017

British employers expect to raise pay only minimally over the next 12 months despite hiring more staff, a survey showed, suggesting the Bank of England is unlikely to come under much pressure to raise interest rates from their record low.  … Read More

Less Accidents at Work between January-June 2017

August 21, 2017

Between January and June 2017, the Occupational Health and Safety Authority (OHSA) reported one fatal accident at work. There were four fatalities at work in the corresponding period of 2016. The number of claims in respect of non-fatal accidents at … Read More