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A little noticed Bill is nearing the end of its passage through Parliament. The Business Rates Supplement Bill has received little publicity, but if it were to be enacted in its present form it could inflict serious damage on companies.
4:10pm Tuesday 3rd March 2009
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2:18pm Tuesday 2nd December 2008
3:20pm Tuesday 4th November 2008
AS GOVERNMENTS run hard to keep pace with events, it is perhaps salutary to try and stand back and see if our experience of previous financial challenges offers any lessons that Britain must heed in the face of the credit crunch and the economic slowdown it faces today.
10:15am Tuesday 7th October 2008
12:52pm Tuesday 5th August 2008
THERE is a real danger that we could talk ourselves into a recession. News bulletins inflamed by injudicious announcements and scaremongering emanating from certain quarters of the business community risk exaggerating the economic difficulties we are now encountering.
2:35pm Tuesday 1st July 2008
THE CBI's latest annual survey shows that staff absence rates are costing the UK economy some £13.2 billion a year and, as usual, the laggards are to be found in the public sector where the gap with private industry has hit a new high.
10:47am Wednesday 4th June 2008
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