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STUC on labour market statistics

15th February 2012

Commenting on the labour market statistics for Scotland published today, Grahame Smith, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) General Secretary said: “Another set of statistics, another significant rise in Scottish unemployment. The jump in youth unemployment in the month to January is particularly alarming.

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STUC shares CAS concern over level of employment abuse

6th February 2012

Following publication today of Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) ‘Fair Employment’ report, Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) Deputy General Secretary, Dave Moxham, said

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Consultations provide opportunity to make progress on issues of process

25th January 2012

Responding to the Scottish Government's referendum consultation, Grahame Smith said: "STUC will consult its affiliated organisations on the substance of this, and the UK Government's consultation, before making a detailed response to both. Taken together these exercises provide the opportunity to resolve issues of process so that the real referendum debate can move forward. However, such progress will require flexibility from both Governments and a marked improvement in the overall political tone.

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STUC questions value of the Small Business Bonus Scheme

24th January 2012

On the eve of the Scottish Parliament’s Stage One debate on the 2012-2013 Budget, the Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) is publishing research into the relative performance of Scotland’s very small firms since the Small Business Bonus Scheme (SBBS) was introduced in 2008.

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STUC supports call to protect benefits for parents seeking work

23rd January 2012

As the House of Lords considers the Welfare Reform Bill today (Monday 23 January), the Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) joins children’s charities, voluntary sector organisations, law centres, and others, in speaking up for claimants who face difficulties accessing the childcare they need to allow them to take up employment.

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