- Businesses face struggle to meet rise in minimum wage. Sidders, Jack // Horticulture Week;4/2/2010, p4
The article reports on the condemnation of the horticulture industry to the decision of the Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) to increase the national minimum wage by 2.2 percent for workers over 21 from October 2010 in Great Britain.
- PTD: EUROPEAN MPs KEEN TO MAKE PTD AMENDMENTS BEFORE JULY ELECTIONS. // Travel Weekly (UK);1/30/2014, Issue 2204, p93
The article presents views of Kevin Davis, competition policy directorate at the UK's Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) on the European Parliament committees that are trying to complete the amendment work of the Package Travel Directive (PTD) before elections in May 2014.
- Untitled. Horne, Suzie // Farmers Weekly;10/2/2015, Issue 1047, p1
The article reports that according to the Great Britain Department for Business Innovation and Skills, employers could be fined for each employ if they do not pay the new National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate from 1 October, 2015.
- BIS reneges on green reporting pledge for firms. // ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Oct2011, Issue 441, p47
The article reports on the plan of the British Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) to replace the requirement for stock-exchange listed companies to publish an annual business review and directors' report with a strategic report and annual directors' statement in 2011. The...
- SHOOTING STARS. Greenwood, John // Employee Benefits;Nov2011, p43
The article focuses on the issue of adequate remuneration in business executives' rewards. It states the efforts of the Great Britain's Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) in exploring how executive payments were handled and disclosed by companies. Moreover, it mentions the role...
- Minimum wage, maximum penalty. Stevens, Mark // Meat Trades Journal;2/28/2014, p9
The article focuses on the increased financial penalty of more than 100% of unpaid wages and higher maximum penalty of more than Â£20,000 for employers who fail to pay workers with National Minimum Wage (NMW) in Great Britain. It says that the penalty is calculated as 50% of the total...
- House of Commons Business, Innova?? on and Skills Committee. // Workplace Learning & Skills Bulletin;11/9/2012, Issue 60, p5
The article focuses on the concerns of the House of Commons of the Great Britain Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) Committee on the report on apprenticeships. The committee concerns the lack of clarity and purpose of apprenticeship scheme and recommends the addition of several...
- Select Committee inquiry into basic skills takes evidence. // Basic Skills Bulletin;3/17/2014, Issue 153, p6
The article focuses on the evidence for the inquiry into adult literacy taken by the Great Britain Business, Innovation and Skills Committee on March 18, 2013 from Brigadier Gary Morris, head of policy Nina Champion, and director Audrey Mitchell.
- Apprenticeships debate in the Lords. // Workplace Learning & Skills Bulletin;6/30/2014, Issue 118, p13
The article presents a question put forward by British politician Lord Patrick Thomas Cormack regarding the government's stand in encouraging craft apprenticeships to the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, at the House of lords' Grand Committee on June 26, 2014.