UK Economy

European stocks seal fourth straight month of gains

European stocks posted their fourth straight month of gains, as confidence in the region’s economic recovery strengthens and its vaccination program accelerates. The aggregate measure of MSCI’s shares across Europe has risen nearly 4 percent since the end of April, bringing its year-to-date gains to 12 percent in US dollars. …

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Jobs bill: what now for workers’ rights?

Some of the changes proposed in the employment bill would help organizations get back to workShutterstock A big surprise in this year’s Queen’s Speech was the omission of the long-awaited Jobs Bill. What does this mean for labor rights as we emerge from the pandemic? Russell Dann describes recent developments …

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