The government "should not pay much attention" to unions' threats to strike over public sector pension and pay reforms, chief Treasury secretary Danny Alexander says.
This comes after the Prison Officers Association (PP Online 30 Aug), Police Superintendents Association (10 Sept), the Fire Brigade Union (24 Aug), Unite, Unison and the two major teachers' unions (10...
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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