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Fiat workers strike over Ronaldo signing

Image copyright AFP Workers at a Fiat Chrysler plant in Italy are to strike after its main investor decided to pay €112m (£99.2m) to sign footballer Cristiano Ronaldo for Juventus. Both the football club and…

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LGBT workers in Wales quit ‘due to discrimination’

Image copyright Getty Images A transgender man has said he was forced to leave his job because of the “particularly cruel” treatment he faced at work while transitioning. James, 32, from Cardiff, said his manager…


Plumber wins workers’ rights battle against Pimlico Plumbers

Image copyright XP Plumbing and Heating Image caption Gary Smith is entitled to basic workers’ rights, the Supreme Court ruled A plumber has won a legal battle for working rights in a Supreme Court ruling…


Firms will have to justify pay gap between workers and bosses

Image copyright Getty Images The country’s biggest public businesses may soon have to publish the gap between the pay of their chief executive and an average worker. Business Secretary Greg Clark says directors of all…


British bar workers in Majorca ‘at risk of modern slavery’

Image copyright Getty Images Young Britons could be at risk of modern slavery if they work as touts outside the bars of Majorca, the Foreign Office has warned. An undercover investigation commissioned by the department…


TGI Fridays workers walk out over tips and wages

Image copyright PA Workers at two branches of the American diner chain TGI Fridays are holding walk-outs over changes they say will cost them hundreds of pounds a month. The firm has introduced a new…



1,600 IT workers and engineers denied UK visas

Image copyright Getty Images More than 1,600 IT specialists and engineers offered jobs in the UK were denied visas between December and March, BBC News has learned. They were denied because the number applying exceeded…


Thousands join TUC march over wages and workers’ rights

Image copyright Reuters Thousands of people have joined a trade union march calling for a “new deal” for workers and public services. The central-London demonstration, led by the Trades Union Congress (TUC), highlighted demands for…



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