There are concerns that COVID-19 restrictions may have led to many households returning to traditional gender norms, according to new research by Vienna University of Economics and Business.
Posted on 28th October 2020 in General business.
Young people and people from ethnic minorities are more likely to have lost their job after returning to work from furlough than any other demographic, new figures show.
The majority of business leaders in the UK would support stricter employment laws, including a higher minimum wage, if it meant protecting workers during the second wave of Covid-19.
The investment industry is being urged to do more to tackle systemic discrimination by promoting more black women.
More than 16 million jobs could be at risk in the UK if the country’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) do not receive targeted support measures to help them through the Covid-19 pandemic, researchers have warned.
The cost of everyday items will be “much more expensive” if the government cannot secure a free-trade agreement with the EU, a business group has warned.
Posted on 26th October 2020 in General business.