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Vince Cable sets out to tackle abuse of zero hour contractors

Posted on Jun 25, 2014 By In Employment news

A new UK bill takes a closer look at employment law giving more strength to whistle-blowers and ensuring enforcement of minimum pay levels. Vince Cable, the UK Business Secretary, has taken aim at the abuses of zero hour contracts in the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill. The Bill, introduced

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Capital guest house owner named for failing to pay decent wages

Posted on Mar 08, 2014 By In Employment news

An Edinburgh guest house owner  is among those who has been named and shamed by Business Secretary Vince Cable for failing to pay the correct National Minimum Wage. The UK government is introducing a series of tougher measures to crack down on employers who flout the law. The first of

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