Hear the lions roar! Durham TAs call off strike as council caves in

Hear the lions roar! Durham TAs call off strike as council caves in

Teaching assistants will not be forced to accept sign-or-be-sacked contracts More »

How does Cuba fight back against Trump?

How does Cuba fight back against Trump?

Natasha Hickman previews the weekend's Adelante! Latin America Conference More »

Proud to be in a union – CWU sends aid to Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Proud to be in a union – CWU sends aid to Syrian refugees in Lebanon

Union sends food, clothes, medical supplies, toiletries ... and teddies to Bekaa Valley for Christmas More »

UnionNews joins forces with The Media Fund to raise money for site

UnionNews joins forces with The Media Fund to raise money for site

Media Fund aims to support independent media organisations More »

Tories bow to the might of insurance lobby

Tories bow to the might of insurance lobby

Thompsons' Solicitors Tom Jones says the government rethink on small claims needs to be followed up with proper scrutiny of arrogant insurers More »

 

Tag Archives: economy

“It’s hurting, but it sure ain’t working” – TUC leader attacks Osborne on economy

Frances O'Grady accuses government of using austerity as an excuse to implement policies that no-one has voted for

TUC president calls on government to rescue stagnant South West economy

Lesley Mercer says creating jobs and building houses is the solution

Unions queue up to condemn Osborne on unemployment

As unemployment hits 2.56 million, unions say Chancellor must change course

“Oi George!” – union publishes Budget Plan B to save economy

Ahead of Wednesday's Budget, union says Osborne is bankrupt of ideas

TUC blames Osborne for UK’s economic woes

The UK has experienced the second slowest export growth of all G7 countries since 2010, with only Japan faring worse, the TUC says today as it publishes its submission to the 2013 Budget. With the Chancellor identifying an economic ‘global

Government’s austerity plan risks accelerating slide into economic stagnation, warns TUC

New report says recent fall in productivity could become a permanent feature of the UK economy