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Jobs in the Channel Islands

Tourism is a major industry in the smaller islands due to the scenic views, beautiful cliffs and ocean. Agriculture is also a minor part of the economy but still exists, providing farmers and truck drivers with careers.

Covid pandemic hits women’s jobs hardest in UK

Working women have been found to experience far higher levels of redundancies during the Covid pandemic than in any previous recessions, according to the Trades Union Congress (TUC). Female redundancies in the UK hit 178,000 between September and November 2020, according to the TUC which is 76% higher than the peak reached during the 2007 financial crisis when female redundancy levels hit 100,000.

Jobs available in Croydon

The main employment sectors in Central Croydon are retail and enterprise. Also the area 'Purley Way' has many retail parks, outlet and malls making it a destination for shoppers looking for stores that carry the full range of products. Here there are many opportunities for sales assistants, consultants and store managers. IKEA Croydon brought many non-skilled jobs to Croydon and is the fifth biggest employer in Croydon.

Morris Leslie plant hire company rises from losing millions to investing £70m

Perthshire plant hire giant Morris Leslie was hit hard by the Covid 19 pandemic, however the company was struggling before that because of Brexit. Six months before Covid 19 shut down building sites and locked down the UK the company Morris Leslie has already experienced tough times. Uncertainty because of Brexit had already caused building projects to be shut down or paused causing a much lower demand for plant hires and sales. This slowdown had caused an oversupply of construction equipment meaning more competition and so reduced prices. Then Covid 19 hit and the group’s vehicle auctions and Sunday car boot market were shut down.

Covid-19 Global

13,053,095
Total active cases
Updated on 23 June 2021 11:34 am
179,970,474
Total confirmed cases
Updated on 23 June 2021 11:34 am
3,899,151
Total deaths
Updated on 23 June 2021 11:34 am
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Jobs available in Lambeth

Lambeth is a borough in Central London that is quickly developing into a business and cultural hub. Along the River Thames is a pedestrianised area running next to the river Thames called the 'South Bank' which is a great destination for tourists and locals alike. This area includes cultural draws such as the Southbank Centre and National Theatre where actors, singers, lighting technicians and set designers can all find opportunities. Other tourist attractions such as the London Eye, London Dungeons and London Aquarium are also found along the Southbank providing lots of employment. There is a great range of restaurants as well, taking advantage of the high footfall of people enjoying the great views of the city of London along this walkway. Cultural events, Street performs and the annual Christmas market all make the Southbank a destination for tourists and locals throughout the year and provide employment oppertunities. The Oval cricket ground is located in Kennington and is home to the Surrey County Cricket team as well as international matches. These events draw huge crowds and offer employment for security staff, chefs and waiting staff.

Jobs in Tower Hamlet

Canary Wharf is only second to the City of London in business and financial importance. Businesses include Reuters, Credit Suisse, Barclays, American Express, to name a few.

Tech jobs crunch in Singapore needs foreigners to fill the employment gap

Singapore is having a boom in technology jobs across all sectors but has a shortage of tech workers. According to Ravi Menon, the managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore the country will have to rely on foreigners to fill the employment gap.

Jobs in Newham

Large arrays of investment and employment opportunities have become more readily available over the last ten years. It has quickly become an East London hotspot for retail, dining and slick new city apartments.

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Jobs available in Scotland

Academically, Scotland is one of the most highly educated populations in Europe. The NHS is the biggest employer in the country. They provide opportunities to more than 163,000 people in more than 70 different professions.

20,000 jobs created by Apple in India

According to figures accessed by Financial Express, Apple's manufacturing push in India has created approximately 20,000 jobs at suppliers like Foxconn and Wistron. The two Apple contract manufacturers have hired 7,500 workers each since August 2020. It is estimated that the vendors supplying inputs to these two companies such as Sunwoda, Foxlink, Salcomp and several others have also hired approximately 5,000 extra employees to support these direct suppliers to Apple.

Jobs in Derbyshire

Derbyshire has a mixture of a rural economy in the west and a former coal-mining economy in the northeast. Those in the agricultural industry can find many opportunities in Derbyshire thanks to the arable farmland and upland pastures. Nationally famous companies include Rolls Royce, one of the world’s leading aerospace companies that have been based in Derbyshire since before World War I. Mechanics and engineers are in high demand with the company.