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Tuesday, 29 November 2011
The UK's leading business organisation, the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), has given a broad welcome to the 2011 Autumn Statement, which it has described as the Government's "Plan A Plus" in all but name. Find out more on our website.
Monday, 28 November 2011
Chancellor George Osborne has unveiled further details on the Government’s new 'credit easing' scheme ahead of tomorrow’s Autumn Statement. Find out more on our website, www.bournerbullock.co.uk.
Wednesday, 23 November 2011
The Government has unveiled a series of sweeping changes to employment law, which will make it more difficult for workers to raise a claim against their employer for unfair dismissal, and easier for employers to hire - and fire - their staff. Find out more and read the article on the Bourner Bullock website.
Monday, 21 November 2011
The Government has announced a series of new measures aimed at encouraging small businesses to offer apprenticeships to young people. Find out more on our website.
Friday, 18 November 2011
The Bank of England has cut its economic growth forecast amid increasing uncertainty over the UK's economic recovery. Find out more and read the article on the Bourner Bullock website.
Thursday, 17 November 2011
The Forum of Private Business (FPB) has welcomed the Government's new Finance Fitness initiative, which aims to improve the finance and cash flow issues faced by small businesses. Find out more on our website.
Wednesday, 16 November 2011
The Government has launched a new consultation setting out its vision for a simpler and more transparent personal tax system. Find out more on the Bourner Bullock website.
Tuesday, 15 November 2011
Monday, 14 November 2011
The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has criticised the Government's unexpected decision to cut in half the subsidies for household generated solar electricity, by the middle of next month. To find out more, read the article here.
Thursday, 10 November 2011
Wednesday, 9 November 2011
The Government is being urged to extend the scope of its regional employer national insurance (NIC) ‘holiday’ scheme, as figures reveal continuing low levels of take-up by small businesses. To find out more read the article here.
Tuesday, 8 November 2011
Small businesses are being urged to start planning now for adverse winter weather, as forecasters predict the arrival of harsh weather conditions towards the end of the month. To find out more, read the article on the Bourner Bullock website.
Friday, 4 November 2011
Wednesday, 2 November 2011
UK firms should be given a tax incentive for taking on jobless young people as part of a range of measures to curb rising youth unemployment, according to a leading business group. To find out more, read the article on the Bourner Bullock website.