Can inclusive workplaces help boost growth?
See live updates from our inclusive workplace event
The CBI is the UK's premier business organisation, providing a voice for firms at a regional, national and international level to policymakers.
Our purpose - helping business create a more prosperous society.
27 April 2017
The CBI Director-General has addressed a business audience at Cambridge University
27 April 2017
Retail sales growth accelerated in the year to April, with volumes rising faster than expected, according to the latest monthly CBI Distributive Trades Survey.
25 April 2017
CBI Director-General Carolyn Fairbairn speaks on the importance of inclusive workplaces at our diversity and inclusion conference
27 April 2017
New CBI analysis of data published by the Office for National Statistics today (27 April) has found that businesses paid £205 billion in taxes in 2016/17. The total business tax contribution amounts to over 30% of all tax revenue.
We organise a range of engaging and insightful events throughout the year, from regional seminars to national conferences. Find out about the upcoming events in your area.
17 May 2017 London
Meet the biggest names in business at our flagship Annual Dinner.
24 May 2017 South West
Driving innovation for business growth
We work to create the best environment for business and economic growth by providing a collective, progressive voice to government and policymakers on the key issues impacting businesses like yours. Together we can drive the conditions in which businesses, and everyone, can thrive.
Find out how CBI membership can benefit your business:
Our policy experts produce insight and analysis that cover a broad range of policy issues affecting companies of all sectors and sizes.
How does improving infrastructure and boosting productivity go hand in hand? Read the full report
Insight Tax & regulation
In 2016/17 the businesses tax contribution increased by nearly £19 billion from £186.5 billion to £205.3 billion.
Case study Energy
Arriva operates eight Wrightbus StreetLite electric buses as part of a multi-stakeholder project to demonstrate the UK’s first all-electric route and the first UK application of inductive charging. Taking a significant step towards meeting UK emissions targets within the transport sector.
Business Voice is your window onto the world of the CBI, covering the issues that matter to business and the businesses that matter to the UK.
Businesses are helping offenders to build a positive future in employment, one step towards preventing reoffending and reducing the numbers in UK prisons
9 March 2017 | By Edwin Smith
Government plans for reform look set to bring higher expectations for corporate governance – it’s time to get ready
8 March 2017 | By Holly Harkins
The CBI has set out how its members believe the UK can step up to the challenge of cutting carbon dioxide output by 57 per cent on 1990 levels by 2030. Business Voice asked two members of the CBI’s Energy Board, industrial gas supplier BOC and energy services company Schneider Electric, for their most effective strategies
9 March 2017