THE Government’s rather blasé response to the IMF (lack of) growth forecasts last week were conveniently obscured by the usual conference season nonsense about empowering homeowners to bash burglars.Read
EVEN when bad news is expected it’s still bad. The Business Secretary last week performed a smooth duet with Tory outrider Lord Beecroft in introducing plans to water down further the rights of UK workers even though he acknowledged the fact that the labour market here is already pretty flexible compared with most European countries.Read
THE political spat over the proposals for a Quality Bus Contract in Tyne & Wear will prove to be a minor skirmish compared to the reaction of the bus companies if the Integrated Transport Authority (ITA) does decide to introduce a more regulated bus service.Read
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