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Jo Swinson: Lib Dems would scrap business rates
…Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson says her party would scrap business rates if elected…, in order to support small businesses. Business rates are a tax based on rental values… of the property that businesses occupy. Lobby groups often complain that rates have gone up…


Business rates: 'We might as well hand back the keys'
… into a popular cocktail bar. But after a more than seven-fold increase in business rates, he… that elevated the subject of business rates to take centre stage at the CBI conference… to reform business rates, which have been blamed for helping create the challenging High…


Boris Johnson announces new business policy at CBI conference
…Boris Johnson said that planned cuts to corporation tax next April are to be put on hold. The prime minister told the CBI conference the move could cost the Treasury £6bn and the cash would be better spent on the "nation's priority".…


News Daily: Hong Kong stand-off and business election focus
… the day on our live page . Party leaders pitch to business bosses Business is the big… of leaving the EU. This will include a review of business rates with a view to reducing… emergency". Jo Swinson of the Liberal Democrats will tell business leaders her party…


General election 2019: Leaders woo business with tax and apprenticeship vows
business leaders with speeches to the CBI's annual conference later. Mr Johnson… will vow to end Brexit "uncertainty" and unveil Tory plans to cut business rates if he… are the "natural party of business" because they want to cancel Brexit. Mr Johnson is hoping…


Business Live: US markets reach record highs
…. Royal Mail dispute heading to High Court. B&M takes £60 hit from German business


Business Live: Greggs lifts profit outlook
…Get in touch: bizlivepage@bbc.co.uk. Greggs profits set to beat forecasts. British Steel set for £70m rescue deal. UK GDP figures due out later. FTSE 100 opens lower…


Twinwoods business park fire destroyed storage warehouse
… was destroyed by a blaze which spread from a next door business. The fire engulfed… a polystyrene factory at Twinwoods Business Park, Milton Ernest, Bedfordshire, on 1 November…


Twinwoods business park fire 'not deliberate'
…A large business park fire that destroyed three buildings is not thought… the blaze engulfed a polystyrene factory at Twinwoods Business Park, Milton Ernest… at Twinwoods Business Park tackled by Bedfordshire crews Andy Draper, group commander…