Category - tuc

  • August 19, 2016

    Record employment and high profits show that employers can afford a national minimum wage increase, according a submission to the Low Pay Commission by the Trades Union Congress published yesterday.

  • August 16, 2016

    Rail fares have increased at double the speed of wages since 2010, according to new analysis released today (16 August 2016)) by the TUC and the rail unions’ Action for Rail campaign.

  • August 12, 2016

    More than half  of women, and nearly two-thirds of women aged 18-24, said they have experienced sexual harassment at work, according to a new research from the Trades Union Congress in collaboration with the Everyday Sexism Project.

  • August 8, 2016

    Unions, employers and the government must redouble efforts to tackle the increase in racism following the vote to leave the EU, according to a new Trades Union Congress report released today.

  • August 4, 2016

    The Trades Union Congress has published Managing migration better for Britain: what the government should be doing now, which proposes practical policies to address the concerns expressed by many voters before and during the EU referendum campaign.

  • July 26, 2016

    The Trades Union Congress is today publishing five tests which it is calling on the government to apply before triggering Article 50 to take the UK out of the European Union.

  • July 25, 2016

    The TUC has published a new report outlining how the UK can undergo a clean energy transition to create high-quality jobs and secure a major share of the future clean energy industry, which is estimated to be worth $500 billion globally.

  • July 15, 2016

    The Trades Union Council Deputy General Secretary Paul Nowak has visited Beijing, joining trade union leaders from the world’s leading industrial nations to call for coordinated action to address the risks of global recession.

  • July 7, 2016

    The Trades Union Congress has  published findings from a poll taken immediately after the EU referendum ballot closed, and its action plan for protecting jobs and industry.

  • June 22, 2016

    The head of the TUC and the chief of Britain’s manufacturing employers’ organisation have joined together to warn that leaving the EU would be a “terrible gamble”.