April 2009
People Management;4/9/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 8, p9
This section offers news briefs related to personnel management in Great Britain. The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has announced that it will not propose any increase in membership renewal fees from July 2009. The government has opposed pressure to end its opt-out of the European Working Time Directive. Official figures revealed that the rate of unemployment in Ireland rose to 11 per cent in February, the highest in more than 10 years.


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