Immigration is a ‘boon’ for the UK economy, not a ‘burden’

Immigrants pay tax and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development calculates that in the UK, they pay more into the pot than they take out – says think-tank One of the United Kingdom’s key economic advantages is its success at attracting skilled immigrants. In particular – the ability of London to generate the wealth […]

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Paralympics Keeps London in the Spotlight

Opportunities for British Business were highlighted as Paralympics 2012 kept London in focus. UK Trade & Investment hosted summits and conferences at Lancaster House, London to bring business leaders under one roof. The meetings highlighted on British expertise in assistive medical technologies development. UK also proved again that it has the ability to deliver major […]

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UK Visa Rules are set to change for Wealthier and Talented People

Damian Green, Immigration minister of UK is determined to bring wealth and talent to UK. New rules have been implemented for people with funds for investments and exceptionally talented people. Migrants with sufficient funds for opening new firms and giving employment to Britons will be welcomed. At the same time, immigration rules should be robust […]

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British Manufacturing Firms Need More Employees

As per the latest findings by The UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES), manufacturing companies in UK lack workforce as they are not able to find eligible professionals. Shortage of skilled professionals is affecting the productivity of this sector. The small and mid size companies are affected the most. There is a dearth of […]

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Housing Makes UK Wealthier

As per latest reports by The Office for National Statistics (ONS) the total assets accumulated by households, businesses and the state is worth 6.8 trillion pounds. This comes to an average of 110,000 pounds for every person including children in the UK. Property made up the biggest wealth in UK. The valuation on wealth has […]

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British Employment Index Grows with Olympics Jobs Boost

The number of British unemployed has been reduced to an all time low with thousands of jobs created by the Olympics. Companies from across the world invested in UK creating jobs and also safeguarding a huge number of posts. People also have found self- and part-time employment. International Labour Organisation reported that unemployment fell by […]

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