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  • Survey Infrastructure

    Help shape the UK infrastructure agenda, take part in our infrastructure survey

    23 June 2017 - 

    Now in its 7th year, the CBI–AECOM 2017 Infrastructure Survey is live and is one of the CBI’s largest and most influential surveys

  • Report The economy

    Pursuing prosperity

    21 June 2017 - 

    New report from CBI Scotland reveals how unlocking regional productivity growth can bolster Scotland's economy. 

  • Report Infrastructure

    Building a modern industrial strategy

    15 June 2017 - 

    This report makes the case for an industrial strategy that will build on the strengths in our economy, address the weaknesses and improve living standards for everyone.

  • Report Innovation

    Adopting the future

    24 May 2017 - 

    The CBI  in association with IBM has surveyed business leaders the length and breadth of the UK to understand how ready UK companies are to adopt – and adapt – to new digital technologies. Check out the full findings in our mini-report Adopting the future.

  • Report The economy

    Backing Britain's prosperity – CBI business manifesto 2017

    09 May 2017 - 

    The next Government should prioritise stability and a long-term vision for the economy.

  • Insight Tax & regulation

    Business tax contribution - 2016/17

    26 April 2017 - 

    In 2016/17 the businesses tax contribution increased by nearly £19 billion from £186.5 billion to £205.3 billion.

  • Insight Construction

    CBI Construction Council Future Leaders Group

    25 April 2017 - 

    The construction sector faces a number of significant challenges – fragmentation of the industry, low margins, limited scope to invest in innovation and challenges recruiting the right mix of skills. All of this at a time when construction has never been more important to our future, given our ambitious plans for the UK’s infrastructure and housing.

  • Case study Energy

    Milton Keynes: Wirelessly charged electric buses

    25 April 2017 - 

    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.

  • Report Infrastructure

    Shaping regional infrastructure

    20 April 2017 - 

    How does improving infrastructure and boosting productivity go hand in hand? Read the full report