· In the three months to February 2013, unemployment rose by 70,000, and employment fell by 2,000 · Youth unemployment rose by 20,000, but is still slightly below the one million mark Commenting on the labour market statistics, published today by the ONS, David Kern, Chief Economist at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) said: -The labour market figures are disappointing, but unsurprising.
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Commenting on the government's decisions today on National Minimum Wage rates from 1 October 2013, Dr Adam Marshall, Director of Policy at the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: On the adult National Minimum Wage rate: -We are disappointed that the government has chosen to raise the adult National Minimum Wage rate by 1.
BCC's EU Business Barometer of more than 4,000 businesses shows support for renegotiation with Europe John Longworth: -Companies believe that re-negotiation, rather than further integration or outright withdrawal, is most likely to deliver business and economic benefit to the UK.