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Airlines for Europe begin Final Preparations for Launch

Airlines for Europe (A4E) in in the final stages of preparation as the expected launch date of mid-January approaches.

Air France-KLM, easyjet, International Airlines Group (IAG), Lufthansa Group and Ryanair, Europe’s five biggest airline groups, have partnered to campaign about European aviation policies. 57 more words

Business Aviation News

Private Eye on A4E Claiming for People Who Already Had Jobs

I’ve posted up a number of pieces recently on fraud and the welfare to work industry. Johnny Void has also blogged extensively on this subject, providing very detailed accounts of the way the workfare companies have overcharged the government for their services. 604 more words


Money For Old Rope ... How The Work Programme Poverty Profiteers Are Fleecing The Tax Payer

If there is one place that a culture of worklessness really does exist it’s in the offices of the companies running Iain Duncan Smith’s Work Programme.  943 more words

Welfare Reform

From 2014: Private Eye on Fraud by Workfare Companies

A little while ago I posted a piece about how a group of employees at one of the workfare companies were caught fiddling the figures in order to get taxpayers’ money for people for whom they had not actually found work. 374 more words


From 2012: Private Eye on the Work Programme's Future Failure

In their issue for the 10th -23rd February 2012, Private Eye discussed a government report predicting that the work programme would fail, and put forward ways in which it could be bailed out. 657 more words


Ten former A4E employees guilty in fraud scam

Reposted from Morning Star on line

Fraud convictions handed down to four former employees of disgraced back-to-work recruiter A4E have illustrated the abject failure of coalition workfare schemes, campaigners said yesterday. 297 more words