Professions

HR

Dave Penman: Why trade unions have launched a judicial review on civil service pay

20 September 2018

The lack of consultation over civil service pay has meant that trade unions have had to turn to the law to get the government to the table. It shouldn’t be this way, says the head of the FDA

HMRC strategy chief leaves for Bank of England

18 September 2018

Lodge has also led the tax authority's benefits and credits and transformation divisions

PACAC calls for MPs to be given a vote on controversial public appointments

17 September 2018

Scrutiny of public appointments is especially important in light of the 2017 Grimstone reforms, the Public Administration and Constitutinal Affairs Committee said

IT

MoJ trying to ‘break down the cultural boundaries’ between digital and technology teams

19 September 2018

The department’s chief digital and information officer Tom Read sees addressing a historic ‘lack of trust’ between the two disciplines as a key part of his role

Treasury urged to introduce regulation of 'Wild West' crypto-currencies

19 September 2018

MPs say expanding the remit of the FCA is the quickest way to stop investors facing “numerous risks”

Major projects special report: examining government’s biggest undertakings

18 September 2018

All this week CSW will profile a host of major government projects from each of the four categories from the Government Major Projects Portfolio to see how the current slate of projects are...

Law

'Nobody took charge': DfT partly to blame for rail chaos, says regulator

20 September 2018

The transport secretary said the rail industry had "struggled to deliver" as he launched a major review ahead of the ORR's final report.

MoJ rejects call for inquiry into Birmingham prison crisis

19 September 2018

“We already understand what happened at HMP Birmingham,” the justice secretary has said.

Major projects special report: transformation and service delivery

19 September 2018

In a special report looking at the Government Major Projects Portfolio, CSW brings you a snapshot of progress across four categories: infrastructure and construction, transformation and service...

Major projects special report: transformation and service delivery

19 September 2018

In a special report looking at the Government Major Projects Portfolio, CSW brings you a snapshot of progress across four categories: infrastructure and construction, transformation and service...

Publish Irish border plans to avoid 'chaotic' no-deal, Brexit committee tells DExEU

18 September 2018

The committee is the latest group to throw its weight behind calls to make securing a withdrawal agreement its “urgent priority”.

DIT’s ‘exporting superpower’ strategy depends on links with Foreign Office and DfID

21 August 2018

International trade secretary Liam Fox unveils Exports Strategy with goal to increase UK exports to 35% of GDP

National technology advisor Liam Maxwell set to depart government for role at Amazon

9 August 2018

Sources indicate that one of the civil service’s most high-profile digital and technology specialists is to take a job in the commercial sector

Major projects special report: how the government is boosting military capability

20 September 2018

In a special report looking at the Government Major Projects Portfolio, CSW brings you a snapshot of progress across four categories: infrastructure and construction, transformation and service...

Major projects special report: transformation and service delivery

19 September 2018

In a special report looking at the Government Major Projects Portfolio, CSW brings you a snapshot of progress across four categories: infrastructure and construction, transformation and service...

Pensions automatic enrolment: learning from a success story

19 September 2018

As Matthew Hancock holds up automatic enrolment as potential solution for social care funding, CSW meets the team behind DWP's pensions automatic enrolments programme to find out the...

Major projects special report: transformation and service delivery

19 September 2018

In a special report looking at the Government Major Projects Portfolio, CSW brings you a snapshot of progress across four categories: infrastructure and construction, transformation and service...

Major projects special report: examining government’s biggest undertakings

18 September 2018

All this week CSW will profile a host of major government projects from each of the four categories from the Government Major Projects Portfolio to see how the current slate of projects are...

Science committee chair seeks clarity on ICO's role in algorithms oversight

14 September 2018

Norman Lamb has asked the information commissioner to respond to his committee's call for people to be given a legal way to challenge the outcome of decisions made using algorithms