The UK will strengthen its Prompt Payment Code (PPC) to push larger firms to pay small businesses quickly.
Fishing lorries from Scotland and Devon have descended on Westminster to stage a protest against the Brexit red tape they say is either delaying or ruining exports of their fresh shellfish to the EU.
The government is under mounting pressure from business leaders to provide more support to the economy before the budget in early March.
Levies to cover the increase in red tape, VAT and customs declarations are hitting trade to the European Union
Eurostar is at risk of collapse without receiving financial support from the British government, business leaders have warned.
Boris Johnson will hold talks with business leaders today about cutting red tape as ministers draw up plans to turn Britain into the “Singapore of Europe” now that it has left the European Union.
Tens of thousands of small businesses are set to receive insurance payouts covering losses in the first national lockdown, following a court ruling.
A large London plumbing firm plans to rewrite all of its workers’ contracts to require them to be vaccinated against coronavirus.