Even though the prospects of Europe economy are sluggish, the business confidence of Britain rose to highest levels since January 2008. The increase in confidence was due to hopes of rising prospects in America and other countries along with new moods of optimism in the market of the UK.
The economy of Britain will expand faster in this year as customers use their savings towards spending, as per the report of the Ernst & Young Item Club.
The London based group said that contrary to the April forecast of 0.6 percent, the economy of UK will increase by 1.1 percent in this year. As per the report, the growth will be enhanced to 2.2 percent and also to 2.6 percent in the year 2015. Both of these growth rat....Read More
In Bradford, 43 per cent of children at the city’s primary schools speak something other than English as their first language. In Kirklees the figure is 27 per cent and in Sheffield 20 per cent.Across Yorkshire, close to 16 per cent of primary school pupils, more than 290,000 children – do not speak English as their mother tongue, up from 14 per cent three years ago.
The figure is slightly lower at secondary level at 11....Read More
The unemployment in UK had decreased by 20,000 in the past month. The claimants for Jobseeker’s Allowance in the last month decreased by 21,200 to below one and half million. This figure was a first fall below one and half million for almost three years. According to the statements of many ministers, the recovery of the economy wa....Read More
UK family immigration rules are not unlawful but are "onerous... and unjustified", the High Court has ruled.
Three claimants had challenged the new measures which set earnings thresholds for people wanting to sponsor the visas of their non-European spouses.
A judge said the court would not "strike down" the rules, but urged the home secretary to adjust them.The Joint Council for the Read More