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Gender pay gap 'could go into reverse'

Gender pay gap 'could go into reverse'

The gender pay gap could worsen for the first time since records began as a result of the recession, according to the Fawcett Society.…

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Unemployment falls over the summer

Unemployment falls over the summer

The number of people who are unemployed fell by 50,000 to 2.53 million between June and August, according to the latest statistics from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Government 'failing single parents'

Government 'failing single parents'

Children from single parent families are growing up in poverty as successive governments fail to make work pay and tackle single parent unemployment, according to single parent charity Gingerbread which is launching a three-year campaign calling on unemployment and working poverty.…

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Female unemployment drops by 16,000

Female unemployment drops by 16,000

The unemployment rate has dropped to the lowest figure since April 2009, with women accounting for the biggest drop in the three months to July, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics.…

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Unemployment down and part-time jobs at record high

Unemployment down and part-time jobs at record high

The number of people in part-time jobs has risen to a record high of 8.07 million, according to figures released today by the Office for National Statistics for the period April to June 2012.…

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