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MHK says 'no' to new jobseeker rules

Tue, 29 Apr 2014

Bill Henderson MHK
Bill Henderson MHK

The Island won’t be adopting stringent jobseeker rules - yet.

MHK Bill Henderson, who’s responsible for social security, says he’ll be monitoring the situation, which sees UK jobseekers signing on every day and working for free.

The National Insurance fund is expected to collapse by 2050 - consultants have now been drafted in to formulate a way ahead.

The Douglas North MHK says his constituents wouldn’t appreciate the changes if they came about:


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