UK searches for jobs abroad have surged after the general election

UK searches for jobs abroad have surged after the general election

The number of Britons searching online for jobs abroad jumped 25% following the release of the initial results of the U.K.’s general election, according to global jobs site Indeed. Job searches on Indeed started to climb at 10 p.m. on Thursday December 12, when an exit poll predicted the Conservative Party would win 368 seats … Read more…

Headline reaction to Johnson's election win around the world

Headline reaction to Johnson’s election win around the world

British Prime Minister and leader of the Conservative Party Boris Johnson speaks to supporters and press as the Conservatives celebrate election victory on December 13, 2019 in London, England. Christopher Furlong/Getty Images As the world wakes up to the news of a landslide victory for the ruling Conservative Party in the U.K.’s general election, CNBC … Read more…

How the UK election could affect the finances of young Britons

How the UK election could affect the finances of young Britons

SALFORD, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 19: In this handout image supplied by ITV, Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Leader of the Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn shake hands during the ITV Leaders Debate at Media Centre on November 19, 2019 in Salford, England. Handout | Getty Images News | Getty Images Following a so-called “youthquake” at the … Read more…

UK economy flat-lines as election nears

UK economy flat-lines as election nears

A vehicle being produced at Nissan’s factory in Sunderland in the U.K. Luke MacGregor | Bloomberg | Getty Images Britain’s economy grew at its slowest annual pace in nearly seven years in October, a weak backdrop to Thursday’s national election, in which both leading parties are promising to boost growth. The approach of a Brexit … Read more…