Global framework for “thriving at work”

3 November 2020

A group of 54 major large organisations, including organisations such as Deloitte, Morgan Stanley, HSBC and Linklaters, has set out a new global framework for thriving at work.

Boost your self-confidence in tough times

3 November 2020

The pandemic and a new national lockdown have left the confidence of many workers — and their managers — dented. Others report struggling to find the self-motivation for work and in their personal lives, but some simple tips can help.

EU gets tough on trade enforcement

2 November 2020

The EU is set to update and strengthen its Enforcement Regulation (EU 654/2014) under which it seeks to protect and enforce international trade rules.

Better hospital food for patients and staff

2 November 2020

Following a review led by chef and restaurateur Prue Leith, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has unveiled a new blueprint for hospital food that should see millions of NHS patients and staff benefit from tastier, healthier and better-quality meals.

Could your ventilation system increase the risk of Covid?

2 November 2020

Researchers have warned that ventilation systems in many modern office buildings, which are designed to keep temperatures comfortable and increase energy efficiency, may increase the risk of exposure to the coronavirus, particularly during the coming winter.

UK’s future trading relationship with Japan

2 November 2020

We reported in September that the UK had reached an agreement with Japan to replace the terms of the EU-Japan free trade agreement (FTA) under which it had previously been operating (see UK’s first major post-Brexit trade deal agreed).