Skills shortage

The government is promising to invest £500m a year in technical training for young people to ensure they have [...]

5 March 2017
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The government is turning to private business, including Lloyds, Barclays and Google, to help the UK become skilled [...]

1 March 2017
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The Home Office is reportedly considering handing new powers to an independent migration body to issue visas on [...]

26 February 2017
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The UK's tech leaders are calling for a new visa scheme to avert a potential skills crisis in the industry caused [...]

19 February 2017
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The UK must significantly increase its skills investment beyond plans for the apprenticeship levy if it is to [...]

18 February 2017
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Falling unemployment may be a positive story for the economy, but for people trying to hire, it's becoming an [...]

3 February 2017
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Microsoft is the latest tech giant to make a pledge to help train the UK in digital skills, following hot on the [...]

26 January 2017
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Amazon is launching a new scheme to help plug Britain's digital skills gap, offering free training to young people [...]

12 January 2017
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A cross-party group of 24 MPs and peers is demanding the government investigates a new, regionally-led immigration [...]

5 January 2017
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British businesses are positive about the outlook for 2017, with confidence for the year ahead reaching its highest [...]

26 December 2016
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Almost half of UK employers, 48 per cent expect to face a growing shortage of skilled candidates to fill permanent [...]

21 December 2016
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The UK's position as the tech capital of Europe is at risk of being lost to rivals if it fails to secure access [...]

5 December 2016
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This year's Autumn Statement saw the chancellor announce a mild loosening of the public finances in order to invest [...]

24 November 2016
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The boss of Google has promised every single person in the UK free digital skills training. [...]

15 November 2016
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Vacuum magnate James Dyson is doing his bit to solve the UK's engineering skills gap, after he announced his [...]

4 November 2016
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