Economists are predicting that the UK economy will remain ‘stable’ this year but growth will be ‘sluggish’. According to forecasts, the economy will expand by 1.6 per cent in 2018 and this will rise to 1.7 per cent in 2019.
Silicon Valley investment in UK start-ups smashed through the £1 billion mark for the first time in 2017, with the vast majority of the money going to tech companies operating in the so-called ‘Golden Triangle’ of Cambridge, London and Oxford.
Leading academy schools differ on how to deliver school improvement, with some opting to preserve the autonomy of individual schools, while others advocate consistent teaching and pedagogy.
The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has published a paper that recommends urgent work to simplify the business tax system in the UK in a bid to encourage growth.
New research has found that the number of new technology businesses, including software development firms, that launched in the UK in 2017 rose by almost 60 per cent.
A number of trusts which pay two or more staff more than £100,000 each year have been told to explain the rationale behind their levels of pay.
Scammers pretending to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) are sending false information on tax rebates and how to claim money back to individuals via text messages.
The Government-backed Start Up Loans company has just celebrated lending a milestone of £400 million to businesses in the UK since it launched five years ago.
More than £500 million in funding has been released to improve and expand school facilities, the Department for Education (DfE) has announced today.
Around 87 academy trusts have been asked to justify chief executive pay, according to a new report in industry publication Schools Week.