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AllAfrica.com
Statement By Webber Chinyadza - MDC Secretary for Economic AffairsThe Economic Situation in Zimbabwe and its Implications for the future Gross D
Statement By Webber Chinyadza - MDC Secretary for Economic Affairs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
The Economic Situation in Zimbabwe and its Implications for the future Gross Domestic Product (GDP) 1.1 The most common measure of national output is the Gross Domestic Product which is the sum total of everything produced within a nation's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari's Anti-Corruption CourtsIt was a huge relief reading reports that President Buhari had concluded plans
Buhari's Anti-Corruption Courts
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
It was a huge relief reading reports that President Buhari had concluded plans to submit a bill to set up anti-corruption courts to the National Assembly. According to the Punch of August 22 2015, the President decided to set up the planned special... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Sellafield management 'will not budge' in strike rowSTRIKING nuclear workers have been warned by site bosses that they “will not bu
Sellafield management 'will not budge' in strike row
Whitehaven News / Posted yesterday
STRIKING nuclear workers have been warned by site bosses that they “will not budge” over a pay dispute. Walk-out: Some of the health physics monitors listen to the speeches during their strike meeting at the Main Gate. Picture Mike... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bus drivers may strike day schools start back in Northern Ireland The GMB unionis threatening to withdraw its drivers between 7am and 9am, whic
Bus drivers may strike day schools start back in Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The GMB unionis threatening to withdraw its drivers between 7am and 9am, which has the potential to seriously disrupt school runs Chaos is being chalked up on the buses for Northern... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Grain Boost for Tokwe-Mukosi Flood VictimsNearly 3 000 Tokwe-Mukosi families at the Nuanetsi Ranch in Mwenezi have receiv
Grain Boost for Tokwe-Mukosi Flood Victims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Nearly 3 000 Tokwe-Mukosi families at the Nuanetsi Ranch in Mwenezi have received a major food boost after Government delivered close to 500 tonnes of maize to improve food security for the flood victims. The families were facing serious food... Read more
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walesonline
Council to proceed with plan to set up company to run servicesThe council is looking into new ways of delivering its services, saying it has
Council to proceed with plan to set up company to run services
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
The council is looking into new ways of delivering its services, saying it has been forced to do so in a bid to offset cuts to local government. And a team is looking into whether a separate arm’s-length company – wholly-owned by the council, in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugabe Fails to Rise to the OccasionIn the middle of a debilitating crisis that has brought the country to its knee
Mugabe Fails to Rise to the Occasion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
In the middle of a debilitating crisis that has brought the country to its knees, Robert Mugabe today dismally failed to rise to the occasion and presented an uncharacteristically terse speech that did not address the monumental challenges we face as... Read more
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heraldscotland
Tata Steel to axe 250 jobs and mothball a plantDave Hulse, national officer of the GMB union, said: "This is more bad news for
Tata Steel to axe 250 jobs and mothball a plant
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Dave Hulse, national officer of the GMB union, said: "This is more bad news for the steel industry. This comes on the back of the recent announcement that 720 jobs will go in the Speciality Business. "The 250 jobs to go will be drawn from agency... Read more
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thebee
Labour Ballot: Mark Serwotka's Vote BlockedThe boss of one of the country's largest trade unions says he has been blocked
Labour Ballot: Mark Serwotka's Vote Blocked
thebee / Posted 3 days ago
The boss of one of the country's largest trade unions says he has been blocked from voting in the Labour leadership election. Mark Serwotka, who is general secretary of the Public and Commercial Services (PCS) union, has hit back at the party over... Read more
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The News and Star
Sellafield workers in mass pay protest rallyPublished at 12:23, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Hundreds of Sellafield workers s
Sellafield workers in mass pay protest rally
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
Published at 12:23, Wednesday, 26 August 2015 Hundreds of Sellafield workers staged a mass rally in a protest over pay – and a 48-hour strike is now under way. The health physics monitors (HPMs) – who assess radiological conditions at the site –... Read more
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walesonline
Union leader attacks Labour after his leadership vote is blockedCardiff-born and Aberdare-raised Mr Serwortka is among 3,200 people who have be
Union leader attacks Labour after his leadership vote is blocked
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
Cardiff-born and Aberdare-raised Mr Serwortka is among 3,200 people who have been prevented from voting on the grounds of not sharing Labour values. He registered to vote through his membership of another union, the GMB, and backed Jeremy Corbyn,... Read more
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Independent
Trade unionists are being politically screened for Labour leadership vote, party confirmsMembers of affiliated trade unions have long been entitled to vote in Labour le
Trade unionists are being politically screened for Labour leadership vote, party confirms
Independent / Posted 3 days ago
Members of affiliated trade unions have long been entitled to vote in Labour leadership elections, including under the previous electoral college system. Under the old system, in place since the 1990s, all union members were automatically entitled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zim Poised for GrowthState of the Nation Address by His Excellency the President of the Republic of
Zim Poised for Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
State of the Nation Address by His Excellency the President of the Republic of Zimbabwe, Comrade R. G. Mugabe, in Parliament Building 25th August, 2015. Madame President of the Senate, Mr Speaker, Sir, Honourable Members of Parliament, Invited... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Investigation launched into treatment of migrant workers at site for Merseyide waste disposalAn investigation has been launched into the treatment of migrant workers on the
Investigation launched into treatment of migrant workers at site for Merseyide waste disposal
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
An investigation has been launched into the treatment of migrant workers on the site which will be used for Merseyside’s waste disposal. Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Good Morning Britain mums Susanna Reid and Kate Garraway get tough | Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 02:54 PM Good Morning Britain’
Good Morning Britain mums Susanna Reid and Kate Garraway get tough
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 02:54 PM Good Morning Britain’s Kate Garraway and Susanna Reid got... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Streatham Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Gazette
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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guardian-series
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
guardian-series / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Northern Echo
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Northern Echo / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Striking Sellafield workers stage mass rallyHUNDREDS of Sellafield workers have staged a mass rally in a protest over pay.
Striking Sellafield workers stage mass rally
Whitehaven News / Posted 4 days ago
HUNDREDS of Sellafield workers have staged a mass rally in a protest over pay. Walk-out: Some of the health physics monitors listen to the speeches during their strike meeting at the Main Gate. Picture Mike McKenzie The health physics monitors... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Harrow Times
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Gazette News
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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This is West Country
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Express and Star
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly' « Express & StarUnions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energ
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly' « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 4 days ago
Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on Teesside, saying they had discovered undercutting pay rates and exploitative employment practices. The GMB, Unite and Ucatt... Read more
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Bolton News
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Bolton News / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Croydon Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a constr
Probe into claims migrant workers being treated 'appallingly'
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
An investigation has been launched into claims that migrant workers on a construction site are being treated "appallingly". Unions raised concerns about the pay and conditions of some workers on an energy-from-waste plant being built at Wilton on... Read more
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The News and Star
Hundreds of Sellafield pay row workers go on strikeLast updated at 07:35, Tuesday, 25 August 2015 Hundreds of workers at the Sell
Hundreds of Sellafield pay row workers go on strike
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
Last updated at 07:35, Tuesday, 25 August 2015 Hundreds of workers at the Sellafield nuclear complex will stage a strike today in a row over pay. The GMB says 400 of its members working as health physics monitors will stage a series of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Sellafield workers to strike amid health and safety concerns | Irish Examiner Monday, August 24, 2015 - 02:57 PM Workers at the Sellafi
Sellafield workers to strike amid health and safety concerns
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, August 24, 2015 - 02:57 PM Workers at the Sellafield nuclear site in the UK are to take industrial... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Buhari, Obasanjo and the Umpteen ThievesThe Nigeria story tells like a fairytale. Right from how the territory was acqu
Buhari, Obasanjo and the Umpteen Thieves
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Nigeria story tells like a fairytale. Right from how the territory was acquired and recovered to how its name was coined and by whom, one cannot but be astounded by the many twists and twirls it has meandered en route to who-knows-where. Mention... Read more
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heraldscotland
Union under fire for saying employees must campaign for LabourONE of Scotland’s biggest unions has been accused of a “flagrant breach” of equ
Union under fire for saying employees must campaign for Labour
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
ONE of Scotland’s biggest unions has been accused of a “flagrant breach” of equality law after saying potential employees must campaign for the Labour party. The GMB, which has 60,000 members north of the border, has now been reported to the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Running a half-marathon a night, relentless targets, threats of disciplinary hearings, and low pay ... welcome to Amazon ScotlandA shocking investigation found an “abusive corporate culture” among white colla
Running a half-marathon a night, relentless targets, threats of disciplinary hearings, and low pay ... welcome to Amazon Scotland
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
A shocking investigation found an “abusive corporate culture” among white collar staff at Amazon’s campus in Seattle, with employees breaking down and crying at their desk, and some with serious illnesses being told their job performance is under... Read more
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heraldscotland
Kezia Dugdale: Scottish Labour needs people from every section of societyMs Dugdale was elected as the new leader of Scottish Labour a week ago, asking
Kezia Dugdale: Scottish Labour needs people from every section of society
heraldscotland / Posted 6 days ago
Ms Dugdale was elected as the new leader of Scottish Labour a week ago, asking voters across the country to "take a fresh look" at the party. She beat Holyrood veteran Ken Macintosh in a leadership election sparked by the resignation of former MP... Read more
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Daily Record
Kezia Dugdale: my new Labour needs doctors and nurses, cleaners and shop staffMs Dugdale has already announced a gender-balanced front bench team for Scottis
Kezia Dugdale: my new Labour needs doctors and nurses, cleaners and shop staff
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
Ms Dugdale has already announced a gender-balanced front bench team for Scottish Labour, mirroring First Minister Nicola Sturgeon's equal gender split in the Scottish Cabinet. New Scottish Labour Leader Kezia Dugdale (L) MSP, and Deputy Leader Alex... Read more
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The News and Star
Sellafield bosses have ‘created strike situation’, claims union leaderLast updated at 12:28, Saturday, 22 August 2015 A union chief claims bosses at
Sellafield bosses have ‘created strike situation’, claims union leader
The News and Star / Posted 7 days ago
Last updated at 12:28, Saturday, 22 August 2015 A union chief claims bosses at Sellafield have “created the situation” in which nuclear site workers will strike. Chris Jukes, GMB senior organiser, said the way management had handled a pay issue had... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
More strikes at Sellafield plannedA further round of stoppages at Sellafield by health physics monitors has been
More strikes at Sellafield planned
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 8 days ago
A further round of stoppages at Sellafield by health physics monitors has been announced. The GMB union, which represents the monitors, has notified Sellafield management that further strike action is to take place on Tuesday from 8.30am to 12.30pm,... Read more
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walesonline
Amazon staff in Swansea suffer 'physical and mental illnesses' claims unionStaff at Amazon’s UK operation which involves a major distribution warehouse ju
Amazon staff in Swansea suffer 'physical and mental illnesses' claims union
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
Staff at Amazon’s UK operation which involves a major distribution warehouse just outside Swansea have developed physical and mental illnesses because of the “regimes” they work under, the GMB trade union has claimed. 'Doesn't describe the Amazon I... Read more
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chroniclelive
Powergrid staff in North East vote for industrial action following pay and contract disputeEnergy workers from Northern Powergrid have voted in favour of industrial actio
Powergrid staff in North East vote for industrial action following pay and contract dispute
chroniclelive / Posted 8 days ago
Energy workers from Northern Powergrid have voted in favour of industrial action. Following an ongoing pay and contract dispute, employees from part of the business have agreed to press ahead with 10, one day stoppages, set to begin next week. In a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Productivity monitoring is pure evilINDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERSOne in five workers suffer from a mental illness such as
Productivity monitoring is pure evil
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERSOne in five workers suffer from a mental illness such as depression or anxiety and these conditions increasingly affect productivity in the workplace as many struggle to cope. Picture: Bathini Mbatha The Internet of Things has... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Angry nuclear staff have 'had enough'HUNDREDS of angry Sellafield staff will stage a mass march to the site next wee
Angry nuclear staff have 'had enough'
Whitehaven News / Posted 9 days ago
HUNDREDS of angry Sellafield staff will stage a mass march to the site next week as part of a three-day protest over pay. Workers will down tools on Tuesday morning, before marching from Yottenfews car park to the nuclear site's Main Gate to hold an... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Bill Gleeson: Can Jacob's Aintree plant benefit from the work of culture change experts?Jacob’s Aintree biscuit factory celebrated its centenary in 2014. Hopefully, it
Bill Gleeson: Can Jacob's Aintree plant benefit from the work of culture change experts?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
Jacob’s Aintree biscuit factory celebrated its centenary in 2014. Hopefully, it will be around for many years to come. Whether or not is has a long-term future will depend in a large measure on how the next few years shape up. The factory is owned... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Farmers Holding On to Surplus Grain'The private sector has imported 101 716 tonnes of maize to cover the grain defi
'Farmers Holding On to Surplus Grain'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The private sector has imported 101 716 tonnes of maize to cover the grain deficit as local farmers shun delivering their maize to the Grain Marketing Board. This has compromised the Strategic Grain Reserve (SGR). Government issued permits for the... Read more
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U TV
Families in limbo due to school’s uncertain futureParents held a protest at Avoniel Primary School on Wednesday as part of their
Families in limbo due to school’s uncertain future
U TV / Posted 9 days ago
Parents held a protest at Avoniel Primary School on Wednesday as part of their efforts to save their much loved school from closure. They have even brought their campaign to the High Court. Legal action was taken against the Education Minister's... Read more
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