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Employers optimistic about post-Brexit hiring

British employers are optimistic about their ability to recruit qualified employees after Britain leaves the EU, despite currently relying on workers from the continent to fill around 30% of available jobs. The poll, carried out by skills organisation City and Guilds, surveyed 500 senior decision-makers from large companies across a range of UK economic sectors, Continue Reading

UK employers worry that EU workers will leave this year – survey

More than a quarter of employers in Britain say staff members from other European Union countries have considered leaving their firms or the country in 2017 after last year's Brexit vote, an industry group said on Monday. The proportion rose to 43 percent of employers in education and 49 percent in healthcare sector employers, according Continue Reading

Factbox – EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The career of EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier: 1951 – Born Jan. 9 in La Tronche, a suburb of the French Alpine city of Grenoble. Now married, with three children. 1972 – Graduates from Paris business school ESCP. The next year, at just 22, elected to local council of department of Savoie, Continue Reading

Tory MP James Duddridge insists Bercow is ‘no longer impartial’

A Tory backbench MP who tabled a motion of no confidence in the Commons Speaker has said it is not possible for John Bercow to act impartially during Brexit debates in the Commons. James Duddridge, a former Government whip and junior Foreign Office minister, tabled the motion over Mr Bercow’s controversial veto of a speech Continue Reading

Factbox – EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The career of EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier: 1951 – Born Jan. 9 in La Tronche, a suburb of the French Alpine city of Grenoble. Now married, with three children. 1972 – Graduates from Paris business school ESCP. The next year, at just 22, elected to local council of department of Savoie, Continue Reading