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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.
17 January 2018
National policy agreement and local business leadership essential.
16 January 2018
Our comments on Transport for the North’s Strategic Transport Plan, outlining the changes needed to the North of England's transport infrastructure to 2050.
5 January 2018
New analysis by the Confederation of British Industry has seen a rise in the number of people who believe businesses in the UK have a good reputation.
28 December 2017
In a letter to members, Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI Director-General, sets out her review of the year and business priorities for 2018.
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.
22 February 2018 London
Join us at the annual CBI Chinese New Year Dinner in partnership with Huawei, taking place on 22 February 2018 at The Langham Hotel, London.
26 April 2018 Northern Ireland
One of the most prestigious networking evenings in the Northern Ireland business calendar
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.
Report People & skills
We’ve all seen the headlines. Attended the meetings. Read the press releases. Skills matter to growth and innovation, but we haven’t been getting it right.
Report Trust in business
The numbers behind the reputation of UK business have improved since our last survey. In the same period, the national discussion about the value of British business has reached new levels.
Report Brexit & EU negotiations
A guide to the EU bodies and regulators that matter to business in the brexit negotiations
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.
As Brexit negotiators get ready to talk trade, the UK's automotive sector highlights just why a transition deal is needed
12 December 2017
How roles models, measurement and education can lead to greater inclusivity
29 November 2017 | By Carolyn Fairbairn
When it comes to productivity, Twitter’s European boss argues it’s time to call time on the status quo
18 October 2017