CBI: Manufacturing output expectations fall amidst coronavirus outbreak

Manufacturing output expectations dropped to their weakest since the financial crisis, as the COVID-19 outbreak gained pace in the UK and Europe, according to the latest CBI monthly industrial trends survey conducted between 25 February and 13 March.

Published 25 March 2020

BCC: Bank of England interest rate cut will support economy at 'delicate moment'

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has welcomed the Bank of England's decision to cut interest rates, saying that the "decisive action" will "support the economy at this delicate moment".

Published 11 March 2020

Scottish firms prioritising investment in responsible technologies, new report reveals

Scottish-based companies have prioritised investing in digital technology in ways that boost their credentials as responsible businesses, according to the new CBI and Accenture Tech Tracker Survey.

Published 9 March 2020

All VAT registered companies to receive customs number ahead of no-deal Brexit

All VAT registered companies in the UK will be automatically allocated a customs number to prepare for no-deal Brexit.

Published 21 August 2019