作者: Business Day [South Africa]
Britain's Court of Appeal ruled on Tuesday that people suffering from asbestos-related diseases will not receive compensation if they were exposed to the mineral fibres by more than one employer. But the ruling does not affect the claims by South...
作者: ERM - Environmental Resources Management
FTSE 100 companies are making great progress in reporting on the social impacts of their activities. But most have yet to demonstrate real performance improvements on key social issues...Very few companies, for instance, have begun to move beyond ...
作者: David Brunnstrom, Reuters
Britain's deputy prime minister said yesterday a global commitment to address poverty at a world summit next September would be a fitting memorial to those killed in the September 11 attacks on the United States
作者: William Baue, SocialFunds.com
The UK financial sector is developing sustainable business principles that it hopes can act as a blueprint for similar principles to be created and adopted at the UN's 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development.
作者: Amanda Cooper, Reuters
Britain's slim recycling facilities may be swamped by discarded and potentially hazardous mobile phones as millions of people switch to third generation models, industry sources said yesterday.
作者: Alexandra Frean, Times [UK]
Women who take a career break to bring up their children do not automatically retain employment rights, an employment tribunal has ruled. In a ruling with implications for thousands of working mothers, an employee of Barclays has been told that she...
- 相關企業: Barclays
作者: Ananova [UK]
Firms are being urged to launch pay reviews to make sure female staff are not being paid less than men...Women will find it easier to get information from their employer about whether they are being paid less than male colleagues.
作者: Daniel Nelson, OneWorld UK
Legislation is urgently needed to help fight the growth in the sexual trafficking of women and children into Europe, the British government was told Monday.