MPs finally debate Tata Steel sell-off
Wednesday 13th Apr 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
GOVERNMENT Business Secretary Sajid Javid was cornered yesterday over his lack of action against fast-food outlet bosses who steal tips from their employees.
Union Unite exposed last year the Pizza Express bosses who were keeping their staff’s tips and at the time other rip-off...
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
WORKERS were told yesterday that it could take months to complete the “agonising” sale of steel plants, while unions urged the blinkered Tory Business Secretary to help them from going under.
Sajid Javid was scheduled to visit the Port Talbot steelworks in Wales after...
Friday 8th Apr 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Steel crisis raises doubts about business secretary's role
Thursday 7th Apr 2016
The Tories are destroying our steel industry the same way they did our coal industry and communities across Wales and beyond face devastation, writes BERNADETTE HORTON
posted by Morning Star in Features
UNIONS called on David Cameron to “get a grip” on the steel crisis yesterday and start by meeting workers during emergency talks in London.
Unite assistant general secretary Tony Burke said that representatives from all the steel unions across Tata Steel were meeting...
Tuesday 5th Apr 2016
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
Business Secretary admits he knew about steel crisis talks ‘weeks ago’
Monday 4th Apr 2016
by Our News Desk
BREXIT campaigners warned yesterday that calls to nationalise Britain’s steel industry would not work while the country remained a member of the EU.
Leave.EU said the wish of unions and shadow chancellor John McDonnell for a government rescue of...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Business Minister belatedly flies back from hols
Saturday 2nd Apr 2016
THE government is doing “everything that is practicable and possible” to protect Britain’s steel industry.
This was the line trotted out ad nauseam yesterday by Chancellor George Osborne, Business Secretary Sajid Javid and other Tory mouthpieces.
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain