Property transactions in England and Wales went back to pre-pandemic levels in 2022 after falling house prices during COVID and the Stamp Duty Land Tax holiday saw transactions exceed one million the previous year, according to a new report.
The Access Group, one of the largest UK-headquartered providers of business management software to small and mid-sized organisations in the UK, US, Ireland and Asia Pacific, has been awarded Malaysia Digital status by Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), the government agency leading the digital transformation of the Malaysian economy.
As part of their global growth strategy, The Access Group, one of the largest UK-headquartered providers of business management software for small and mid-sized organisations in the UK, Ireland, USA and Asia Pacific, has significantly expanded its management team with four new C-suite appointments.
The Access Group has today united with six other leading UK providers of Earned Wage Access (EWA) and the Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals (CIPP) to launch a new industry code of practice.
The EWA Code of Practice is a voluntary set of rules for providers of EWA across the UK, created by the Earned Wage Access Group, ensuring products deliver the best outcome for employees.
One in ten UK employers now offer EWA to their staff and this is expected to rise as staff seek to take control of their earnings.
With schoolchildren returning to the classroom, a team of powerlifters have attempted to break a deadlifting world record, while raising awareness of the millions of UK children going hungry at the start of the day.