Small Business Confidence At Highest Point Since 2010

Business confidence shared by small companies has continued improving over the east quarter. Sixty per cent of companies surveyed by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) expect further growth during the next year. All industrial and activity sectors reported a positive attitude for the seventh consecutive quarter, meaning that a more positive and optimistic outlook…

Recent Plans to Boost UK Manufacturing

Image Source Politicians have been warned by the EEF trade body that some “hard lessons” need to be learnt, concerning the state of the UK’s manufacturing sector. Representing Britain’s manufacturers and engineers, EEF have issued a manifesto that offers policy ideas to the three biggest political parties in the UK. At the heart of its…