23 September 2018

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Economy news

Stay up to date with the latest developments in the British economy. Looking at domestic and global economies, our business news helps industries understand important events and build strategies for the future. The CBI's economy news team draws on a wealth of experience, and a vast network of businesses from across the UK. We also provide regular reports and surveys which can be found on the CBI site.

  • Image of Economy growing at a steady pace

    1 March 2015

    Economy growing at a steady pace

    Economic growth was slightly slower in the three months to February, but still maintained a strong pace, according to the latest CBI growth indicator.

  • Image of Economic Update

    27 February 2015

    Economic Update

    Our regular roundup of the key economic indicators

  • Image of Meeting with the business secretary

    27 February 2015

    Meeting with the business secretary

    John Cridland met secretary of state for business, innovation and skills Vince Cable MP to outline business priorities for the forthcoming budget.

  • Image of Can consumers trust business?

    27 February 2015

    Can consumers trust business?

    The CBI joined forces with Which? for a Great Business Debate event on what more can be done to build consumer trust in business

  • Image of Business view on devolution

    27 February 2015

    John Cridland on devolution

    John Cridland outlined the business priorities for devolution – both regional and national – during a speech in Manchester 

  • Image of Reform message taken across Europe

    27 February 2015

    Reform message taken across Europe

    The CBI continues meetings in the UK and across Europe to promote the business vision for a reformed EU

  • Image of 'We need more Brits abroad to drive the economy forward'

    26 February 2015

    'We need more Brits abroad to drive the economy forward'

    Simon Moore, CBI International Director and member of International Festival for Business 2016's national advisory board outlines why it's increasingly important for businesses to connect to new markets and build an international presence as soon as possible.

     

  • Image of CBI Northern Ireland Monthly Policy Update - February 2015

    25 February 2015

    CBI Northern Ireland Monthly Policy Update - February 2015

    The latest on DEL budget outcome, employment law reform, infrastructure project between CBI and Ibec, reform of government and OECD Public Governance review...

  • Image of CBI comments on latest zero hours data

    25 February 2015

    CBI comments on latest zero hours data

    The CBI commented on figures from the Office for National Statistics showing that the number of people on Zero Hours Contracts in August 2014 was 1.8 million.  

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