• September 30, 2017

    The CBI and the TUC have called for urgent action by the UK government and EU negotiators to guarantee citizens’ rights after March 2019.

  • August 1, 2014

    The TUC and CBI have today (1 August) marked the first anniversary of the government’s Traineeships programme by signing a joint statement of support for those wanting to take part in the scheme.

  • November 20, 2012

    “A buccaneering, deal making, hungry spirit”. These are the qualities which our Prime Minister advocated in his speech to the CBI recently (19 November 2012).

  • November 19, 2012

    The Trades Union Congress has criticised the Prime Minister's plans to scrap the requirement to undertake equality impact assessments before introducing policy changes.

  • September 20, 2012

    Yesterday evening, I was very pleased to take part in a debate on “Can capitalism be made good?” in Marlborough. I argued “no”, alongside Stewart Wallis from the New Economics Foundation. On the other side were Will Morris, chair of the CBI’s tax committee and Anglican priest, and Hugh Pym of the BBC. The Bishop of Salisbury, Nicholas Holtam, presided.

  • September 24, 2010

    So Business Secretary Vince Cable is "shining a harsh light into the murky world of corporate behaviour". Well it does seem an opportune moment, doesn't it?