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STUC welcome new minimum wage rules for seafarers following union campaigning

1st October 2020

The STUC today welcomed the introduction of new legislation which extends National Minimum Wage (NMW) pay rates to cover all seafarers working on merchant ships between ports in Scotland and the rest of the UK.

Challenge Poverty Week

4th October 2020

A quarter of a million people in Scotland have seen their incomes fall below minimum wage levels since the start of the crisis says STUC

STUC on Prime Minister speech: 25 minutes of waffle to Tory party faithful and a drop in the ocean of green investment needed

6th October 2020

STUC comment on the Prime Ministers Conservative Party Conference speech.

STUC Statement on the announcement of new restrictions

7th October 2020

STUC Response to the Chancellor's Job Support Scheme Announcement

9th October 2020

Main unemployment impact is yet to come unless UK Government acts to plug gaping hikes in support schemes

13th October 2020

As UK unemployment figures are released, the STUC calls for more government support to prevent further job losses.

STUC joins trade union federations in joint statement calling for withdrawal of Internal Market Bill

14th October 2020

STUC on new workplace face coverings regulations

15th October 2020

Scottish Government commitment to Green Jobs in tatters as they pull support from BiFab

21st October 2020

Scottish Government commitment to Green Jobs in tatters as they pull support from BiFab

Job Support Scheme: Concerted pressure forces concessions from Chancellor, but low paid workers facing massive hardship

22nd October 2020

Scottish Pensioners’ Forum Releases Report Calling for the Creation of a National Care Service

23rd October 2020

Lack of ambition for fair work overshadows positives in Tourism Taskforce report, says STUC

26th October 2020

Lack of ambition for fair work overshadows positives in Tourism Taskforce report, says STUC

STUC responds to the government's decision to reinstate VAT on personal protective equipment

27th October 2020

Unions press First Minister and industry not to give up on BiFab

27th October 2020

STUC on COVID-19 Strategic Framework

27th October 2020

STUC supports broad thrust of Framework but warns that more consideration is required for schools and non-essential workplaces under Tier 4 restrictions

The STUC has re-raised concerns with Scottish Government Ministers over a lack of safety restrictions at Level 4 covering schools and non-essential workplaces

30th October 2020

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