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Know Your Rights – Guide for Migrants

https://migrantsrights.org.uk/blog/2018/03/13/know-rights-guide-migrants/?mc_cid=de26456829&mc_eid=f1ccbe0b9e Migrant Rights Network and partners have released Know Your Rights – A Guide for Migrants. The guide aims to help migrants understand their rights and how to assert them in 8 key areas of everyday life: banking, driving, education, employment, health, housing, social services, and the detention and deportation of homeless EU nationals. The guide has been written for all migrants …

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National Minimum Wage Rates Are Changing

The National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage rates increase on 1 April 2018. The HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy campaign will be running in April. HMRC want to encourage low-paid workers to come forward to make sure they are getting the wages they are legally entitled to. We are looking to raise …

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Digital Summit predicts 20,000 new jobs

Momentum hosted Northern Ireland’s first Digital Summit on 25 September, sponsored by Ulster Bank and  bringing together six Northern Ireland Executive ministers, six government departments, industry experts, large employers, sole traders, and representatives of universities, schools, and financial institutions. The event followed on from a manifesto published in January, ‘New ideas, New technology, New jobs’ which was the product of a …

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National Minimum Wage Rates

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) is a minimum amount per hour that most workers in the UK are entitled to be paid. Find out what the current rates are and where to get help if you think you are being paid below the minimum wage rate. New rates from 1 October 2013 The following rates will come into effect on …

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