WTO Ministerial Conference urged to boost global trade

14 June 2022

Political leaders must aim for bold reforms to boost world trade in goods and services, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has urged in the run-up to the next World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial Conference (MC12).

Early childhood development study launches

14 June 2022

A new study, commissioned by the Department for Education (DfE), will follow children during the first five years of their lives to look at the factors that can influence their development in the early years.

Number of adults waiting for social care in England risen sharply

14 June 2022

According to estimates by the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS), the number of adults waiting for social care in England has risen sharply to more than 500,000 compared with similar research last year putting the figure at about 294,000.