Business and Other Briefings (Archive)

BIS:  Business Secretary to chair Business Roundtable – (BIS:  EU referendum result: update on support for business ~ BIS: Business Secretary to chair government group focused on business engagement following referendum ~ BIS:  ‘People with Significant Control’ Companies House register goes live ~ BIS:  Two years since flexible working extended to all employees)

DECC:  Amber Rudd speech to the Business & Climate Summit

DWP:  85,000 businesses launched with jobcentre scheme

DfT:  Cash boost for cleaner, greener vans & lorries

ScotGov:  Apprenticeship Levy

WAG:  Wales is still a great place to do business says Economy Secretary

Wales Office:  Alun Cairns tells business leaders - UK Government will support you

Nuclear Decommissioning Authority:  Bardwell: first Magnox site to decontaminate underground vaults

NAO:  Progress with preparations for High Speed 2 ~ DfT:  Investment in infrastructure is now even more important ~ HS2 Ltd response to NAO report

NAO:  The Business Impact Target: cutting the cost of regulation

Skills Funding Agency: Apprenticeships and traineeship growth exercise: 2016 to 2017

techUK:  Health & social care start-up? Exhibit at EHI Live for free!

Innovate UK:   Automatic threat detection of firearms: apply for innovation funding – (Innovate UK:  Innovation in low carbon vehicles: apply for business funding ~ Innovate UK:  New ways to meet health challenges - apply for business contracts ~ Innovate UK:  Cash boost for cleaner, greener vans and lorries)

ESRC:  Tender opportunity: Mid-term Review of the ESRC Big Data Network Phase 2

CBI: Business priorities post-EU referendum – (CBI Letter to The Times: Business priorities post-EU referendum ~ CBI: Pragmatism more important than ever for onshore wind)

TUC: 3m part-time women workers excluded from workplace pensions

YPO:  Latest Local Authority Newsletter

ESPO:  Are you summer party ready?  Find out about ESPO’s food & catering frameworks – (ESPO:  Case Study: Gloucestershire County Council uses ESPO’s Strategic HR Services framework to meet ambitious savings plan ~ ESPO:  8 top tips for choosing a service & maintenance contract for a professional kitchen)

Crown Commercial Service:  Government suppliers encouraged to sign up to Armed Forces Covenant

Dstl:  The Truth About Porton Down – (Dstl:  If the Somme was fought today, it would be a very different battle ~ Dstl:  Winners announced for Defence Growth Partnership Innovation Challenge)

Revenue & Customs Brief 11 (2016): VAT and the transfer of a going concern

Make sure your back-office services are fit for the new year!