Latest business support news
22 November 2023
Aimed at building a stronger and more resilient economy, the Chancellor set out a plan to unlock growth and productivity in the Autumn Statement for Growth, backing British Business.
07 November 2023
The British Business Bank launches a new guide aimed at smaller businesses to help them understand how different financial products can support them at all stages of their development.
20 November 2023
The UK has secured a two-year extension to rules which help British companies to access lower or zero tariffs when selling goods to South Korea.
29 October 2023
Britain’s most sought-after luxury fashion designers are taking part in a landmark trade mission to Japan to boost exports.
20 October 2023
The UK government has announced £37 million in new funding to support the development of artificial intelligence projects.
18 October 2023
World Menopause Day sees new guidance released to help ensure that employers are equipped to support women affected in their jobs.
02 October 2023
Government announces measures to tackle late payment of invoices to support small businesses and grow the economy.
27 September 2023
Over one billion pounds has now been delivered to scale up small businesses through the government backed Start Up Loan scheme.
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