Daily Archives: July 5, 2011

UK service sector moves ‘sideways’ as job stagnation continues

Britain’s huge service sector performed better than expected in June but growth is still not strong enough to generate jobs. The Markit/CIPS headline services PMI index nudged up to 53.9 last month from a three-month low of 53.8 in May. … Continue reading

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Britain’s last train making company Bombardier announces 1,400 job cuts

The axing of posts follows the Government’s decision to award a lucrative carriage order for the Thameslink route to Siemens of Germany rather than to Derby-based Bombardier. The company said the job cuts would affect 446 permanent staff at Derby … Continue reading

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