According to a recent study, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK could be at risk to the tune of £34.6bn if they fail to protect themselves from the expected currency turbulence in the aftermath of the US presidential election.
The search is on to find the top 50 growth-stage tech firms in the UK that could qualify to join the Future Fifty and Upscale UK programmes, which help to support the UK technology sector.
Santander bank has launched a programme that will match 30 female entrepreneurs with female mentors who run enterprises with multi-million pound revenues in a bid to mentor the next generation of businesswomen.
The education secretary has today announced that she wants teachers’ pay rises to be capped at an average of one per cent next year.
According to recent figures from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), paper tax returns accounted for just 11 per cent of the 10.39 million filed in 2015, which was 340,000 fewer than in the year before.
A group of nearly 50 tech start-up representatives have signed an open letter to Prime Minister Theresa May urging her to protect access to tech talent once Brexit negotiations begin.
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has written to Chancellor Philip Hammond, urging him to adopt an £18bn package of measures to support business when he delivers his Autumn Statement next month.
According to a new report from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the number of private sector businesses in the UK has reached a record high of 5.5 million, a 23 per cent increase on the number in 2010.
A recently formed small business taskforce, created by the joining together of a number of entrepreneurial organisations, is calling on the Government to continue to support labour market flexibility, reasonable taxes and business and export support.
The National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL) is offering grant funding of up to £30,000 for groups of schools to carry out collaborative research projects.