Business News England – 22 February

Business News England – 22 February

Navigating recession: Key considerations for your business The Office of National Statistics released official figures last week showing the UK is now officially in recession. Gross domestic product (GDP) for the October to December 2023 quarter dropped by 0.3%. This...
Business News Wales – 22 February

Business News Wales – 22 February

Applications invited for Director of the Year Awards 2024 The Institute of Directors are planning their annual Director of the Year Awards. The awards celebrate those who have shown excellence in areas such as innovation, sustainability, equity, diversity and...
Property Landlords News – February

Property Landlords News – February

Housing market outlook for 2024 The Nationwide House Price Index for December 2023 found that UK house prices fell by 1.8% over the course of 2023, with only Scotland and Northern Ireland seeing rises during the year. Nationwide’s Chief Economist, Robert Gardner, said...
Monthly Newswire – February

Monthly Newswire – February

Tackling the gender pay gap A multifaceted approach is needed in order to close the gender pay gap. The gender pay gap has been declining slowly over time and in the last decade it has fallen considerably. However, there is more work to be done, to ensure that...
Business News England – 14 February

Business News England – 14 February

Year-End Tax Planning: Maximising benefits for your business We are now within the final two months of the tax year, and for many businesses, the end of the tax year is also the end of the business’s financial year. This can be a good time to review your business tax...