Statement on CBI warnings of a ‘Skills Emergency’

by Liam Byrne | 13.07.15 | in: Economics, National news, Universities, Science & Skills, Westminster

 

The CBI has recently released the results of its survey of British employers views on skills – warning of a ‘skills emergency’.

More details can be found here: http://news.cbi.org.uk/news/skills-emergency-could-starve-growth-cbi-pearson-survey/

 

Rt Hon Liam Byrne MP Shadow Skills Minister has released the following statement in response:

 

“This is a stark warning from British business about the Government’s plans for skills. Once again the Tories have opted to merely pay lip service to our growing skills crisis rather than focus on what business needs – high quality and specific skills provision to drive our knowledge economy.”

 

 

ENDS

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