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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.
25 May 2018
The CBI is extremely saddened to learn that its Lincolnshire Director, David Shutts OBE, has lost his battle with cancer.
23 May 2018
Retail sales grew at a modest pace in the year to May, following a tricky start to 2018, according to the latest CBI Quarterly Distributive Trades Survey.
22 May 2018
Carolyn Fairbairn has responded to announcements by Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, ahead of the CBI's Annual Dinner.
20 May 2018
Politicians on all sides must champion UK business in a global economy.
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.
13 June 2018 West Midlands
Our annual flagship event, will take place on 13 June at the ICC, Birmingham and we have some exciting changes planned.
26 June 2018 London
CBI's event dedicated to medium-sized business returns for 2018 to explore the intelligence and capabilities needed to help growing businesses succeed in the current climate.
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.
Top priority for Trump visit must be deepening of trade and investment ties
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Insight People & skills
It's been a busy week with local elections across the country and a personnel change in the cabinet. For a roundup of the week’s events in Westminster and nationwide, tune in to the latest political update podcast as our host, Joe Marshall, hears from Pete McManus of the CBI’s Campaigns team.
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