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London”s reputation ”damaged by riots”

by Alan Little

16 August 2011, Comments 0

Many people in London”s business community believe the city”s reputation has been damaged by recent riots. Contractors using PAYE umbrella companies in the City […]


Broadband contracts ”will not necessarily go to BT”

by Alan Little

16 August 2011, Comments 0

IT contractors will be able to win some work for the government”s broadband push. The government will this week announce a £530 million to […]


”Better health and safety for contractors needed”, HSE warns

by Alan Little

16 August 2011, Comments 0

A contractor has narrowly escaped injury after falling through a roof. Those employing contractors must ensure that their health and safety measures extend to […]


Capital allowances claims loophole to be closed early

by Alan Little

16 August 2011, Comments 0

A loophole that allowed businesses to speed up capital allowances claims for machinery will be closed with immediate effect. A loophole is being closed […]


Teaching contractors could plug mathematics skills gap

by Alan Little

16 August 2011, Comments 0

More needs to be done to improve kids” understanding of mathematics, one expert believes. Children need to be given a firm grounding in mathematics […]