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March 8, 2017

Budget 2017: Construction industry reaction

A rise in National Insurance Contributions and higher taxes for the entrepreneurial self-employed were among the key measures in chancellor Philip Hammond’s 2017 spring budget statement. […]
July 2, 2015

Construction industry confidence reaches ‘scorching hot’ heights

Construction sector output growth continued to rebound in June from its pre-election hiatus. The monthly survey of construction purchasing managers indicates another strong showing from the […]
May 28, 2015

Queen speaks, industry reacts

Plans to devolve more powers to city councils and to promote home ownership were cornerstones of the new Conservative government’s legislative programme unveiled in the Queen’s […]
May 15, 2015

Construction industry is now in recession… allegedly

The Office for National Statistics has published new figures that show the construction industry is now in recession, despite all industry surveys strongly indicating that the […]
May 11, 2015

Industry swift with advice for new government

With the newly elected Conservative government starting work this week, there is no shortage of unsolicited advice coming its way from the construction industry and business […]
April 2, 2015

Construction industry confidence reaches dizzying new heights

The latest monthly survey of construction purchasing managers has found business confidence to be its highest level in the industry for more than nine years. Rising […]