Apprenticeships levy »
This briefing sets out what is known about the detail of the
levy, as well as the important questions that have yet to be
answered. This has been updated following the Spending Review
announcement of 25 November.
Pensions Act 2014 - the single tier pension »
The waiting will soon be over - sort of. From 6 April next year,
state retirement benefits will be streamlined under the banner of
the single-tier pension and contracting-out will be no more. Of
course, this being pensions, it was never going to be that easy and
quite right too. The new system will be relatively straightforward,
but the devil is in the transition.
Mobile satelite technology »
In this IIL lecture Ruy Pinto talked about how mobile satellite
communications was evolving and what role Inmarsat was playing in
that evolution. Ruy also touched on maritime and aviation safety,
cyber services, the Internet of Everywhere and new high speed
Recent additions to the CII library »
A list of recent book purchases by month, from May 2012 onwards.
To view these and the full print collection, please visit the
library catalogue. Most
of these books can be borrowed by CII members, and a postal service
is available. For further information, please contact the library
at email@example.com or call 0207 417 4415/3574.