THE government has scrapped proposals to overhaul statutory sick pay which would have forced employers to provide benefits to staff from the first day of absence.
Plans to simplify the complex rules on sick pay formed a fundamental part of a Green Paper of welfare reform, but work and pensions secretary John Hutton said change was abandoned because ministers feared...
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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