Monday, September 21, 2020

Tag: Employment

UK gambling sector employment saw 13 percent drop in 2019

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A report by the Office for National Statistics has revealed employment in the UK gambling industry during 2019 was at its lowest in almost ten years, declining 14.7 percent since 2011.

Shock employment drop for hospitality

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While concerns of a post-Brexit labour shortage have dominated the hospitality industry over the last few months, a 1.4 percent drop in employment in the latest quarter has surprised the Association of Licensed Multiple Retailers.   The trade body has been concentrating on ensuring enough workers for when Britain exits the European Union, however in the short term Kate Nicholls, chief...

Bob Rudd expansion means more jobs and new horizons

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Leading pubs machines operator Bob Rudd has unveiled plans to expand the workforce at its Newcastle head office.   The decision to bring in five new people follows the opening of its new depot in Birmingham where the company has invested in extending its reach in the west Midlands. The new intake at HQ will support the middle England activity, raising the...

Arcade operators lukewarm to employment concerns in BHA report

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As small businesses, arcades are used to operating within tight margins and remain unfazed by predictions from the BHA about a UK staffing shortfall if immigration from the European Union is too tightly controlled.   The British Hospitality Association (BHA) has warned the hospitality sector faces a shortfall of 60,000 workers a year if immigration from the European Union is too...

BHA to discuss Brexit employment fallout

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Following its calls for confirmed visas for foreign workers after the UK leaves the European Union, the British Hospitality Association (BHA) is now hosting an event hoping to educate businesses on the risks posed by the lack of access to cheap labour. The event will seek to analyse the question: “How will Brexit impact your ability to employ international workers?”...