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  • 18 November 2014

    CBI responds to latest inflation figures

    The CBI responded to the latest Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation figures, showing that the annual rate rose from 1.3% in October, up from 1.2% in the previous month.

  • 17 November 2014

    Recovery continues for smaller manufacturers, despite weaker global picture

    The recovery in UK manufacturing is being felt by firms of all sizes, but has slowed recently, the CBI said today.

  • 12 November 2014

    CBI comments on latest labour market data

    The CBI today commented on the latest ONS labour market data, showing that unemployment dropped by 115,000 to 1.96 million in the three months to September.

  • 10 November 2014

    Helping businesses step into new markets

    Export opportunities for British business are huge for companies that have the right strategy, a good product and do their homework. 

  • 10 November 2014

    EY's Steve Varley highlights three areas of future £300bn growth

    Financial technology, infrastructure investment and bringing back outsourced jobs to the UK offer huge potential for the UK economy and entrepreneurs, EY’s UK Chairman tells the CBI Annual Conference.

  • 10 November 2014

    CBI statement on providing economic data to the EU

    The CBI conducts regular economic surveys and provides the European Commission with its economic data. 

  • 10 November 2014

    Ivan Dunleavy, Pinewood Shepperton at CBI 2014

    Ivan Dunleavy, assisted by the android R2-D2 from the Star Wars franchise, today urged the UK government to maintain its support for UK film and creative industries to help them exploit lucrative foreign markets and fend-off an impending skills shortage.

  • 10 November 2014

    CBI responds to political party leaders' speeches

    The CBI today welcomed all three party leaders to its 2014 Annual Conference in London. Looking towards the general election next May, the party leaders used the opportunity to set out their priorities in front of an audience of business leaders, touching on issues including the economy, Europe, infrastructure, and the role of business in boosting living standards following the publication of the CBI’s new report, A better off Britain.

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