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.
Business leaders in the telecoms industry are furious at the proposal to increase business rates fourfold from April next year, saying that the steep rise will almost certainly lead to higher prices for consumers.
The largest ever seed funding competition for start-ups has been launched in the UK, which will give them the opportunity to apply for a share of a £1.8m investment fund.
New businesses have to work smarter and faster if they are to succeed in the marketplace and new research has found that over 70 per cent of entrepreneurs now rely on mobile apps to run their operations, eliminate admin and scale their business.
New research has found that more tech start-ups in the UK went public or were bought in the second quarter of the year than in any other country in the world, except the US, and accounted for 65 per cent of all merger and acquisition activity in Europe. However, the number of exits in the…Details
Rebrokered academies will be classed as “new schools” for the purpose of Ofsted reports, the watchdog has announced.