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INSIGHT & ANALYSIS

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  • Podcast Brexit & EU negotiations

    Podcast: Brexpod

    15 March 2019 - 

    Confused about the Brexit votes this week? Want to understand more about what’s going on? Here’s the CBI’s latest Brexit podcast with up-to-date political analysis of the votes this week and what might happen next.

  • Report Brexit & EU negotiations

    Markets for Good

    04 March 2019 - 

    Creating effective public-private partnerships post-Brexit

  • Report Brexit & EU negotiations

    Winning Worldwide: Scotland

    20 February 2019 - 

    Scotland has a proud history of exporting. From salmon and whisky to our world-class financial services, we have a tradition to be proud of. 

  • Insight Regional growth

    Pursuing prosperity: CBI Scotland Delivering for Business

    20 February 2019 - 

    A roadmap to prosperity: business-led approaches to boosting Scotland’s productivity

  • Report People & skills

    Front of Mind: Scotland

    20 February 2019 - 

    How to invest in workplace health and wellbeing

  • Report People & skills

    Education is Everyone's Business

    20 February 2019 - 

    A practical guide to engaging with schools in Scotland

  • Report Infrastructure

    Connecting to the Future

    20 February 2019 - 

    The next generation of infrastructure priorities for Scotland

  • Report Innovation

    Innovation

    20 February 2019 - 

    How to create an innovation culture

  • Insight Brexit & EU negotiations

    Impact of a £30,000 salary threshold for overseas workers across the UK

    12 February 2019 - 

    In December 2018 the Government outlined its plans for a new immigration system after Brexit. This included further engagement on the level of salary threshold, which the Migration Advisory Committee has recommended to be £30,000.

    Business is clear that the new immigration system must work for all regions and nations of the UK. With a UK median salary of £24,006, a £30,000 threshold will prevent access to vital overseas labour and skills from the South West of England, to the North East of Scotland.