Institute of Directors

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UK business confidence increases for fifth month in a row, survey shows
Institute of Directors index returns to levels last seen just before Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in 2022

Rob Davies

30, Apr, 2023 @11:01 PM

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Scrapping EU laws would threaten economic growth, warn business leaders
IoD and unions among groups writing to government, saying move would cause business chaos, harm rights and threaten environment

Kalyeena Makortoff

24, Nov, 2022 @11:18 AM

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Institute of Directors calls on Britons to quit Russian boards
Lobby group says Ukraine war makes it ‘untenable’ for directors to be involved in Belarusian firms as well

Phillip Inman

03, Mar, 2022 @6:46 PM

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Boris Johnson had birthday party at No 10 during 2020 lockdown, report claims – as it happened
ITV News reports that prime minister’s wife, Carrie Johnson, organised gathering for him in cabinet room on 19 June 2020

Jedidajah Otte and Andrew Sparrow

24, Jan, 2022 @11:14 PM

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A third of UK importers not ready for full Brexit customs checks – survey
IoD warns a lack of preparedness will exacerbate port congestion when grace period ends in January

Rob Davies

13, Dec, 2021 @5:17 PM

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Business group says investing in UK workers won’t solve labour crisis
Institute of Directors rejects official advice and says flexible visas also needed to cut staff shortages

Kalyeena Makortoff

29, Aug, 2021 @5:28 PM

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Covid scheme: UK government to cover 22% of worker pay for six months
Rishi Sunak outlines plans that will take over from furlough programme

Phillip Inman

24, Sep, 2020 @11:39 AM

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Businesses warn Boris Johnson over U-turn on office working
Lobby groups say latest advice is ‘extraordinarily reactive’ as TUC tells PM to ‘get a grip’

Rupert Neate

22, Sep, 2020 @3:29 PM

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Three in four UK firms unprepared for Brexit, study shows
IoD says half of companies questioned cannot fully plan for end of transition period due to lack of clarity on rules

Gwyn Topham

13, Jul, 2020 @5:01 AM

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Bosses appeal to the government for a lockdown exit plan
Institute of Directors says its members are ‘clamouring’ for details so they can make plans

Zoe Wood

26, Apr, 2020 @11:01 PM

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Sunak throws budget lifeline to small firms battling coronavirus
Such good intentions will only be truly tested if the economic fallout becomes severe

Nils Pratley

11, Mar, 2020 @6:52 PM

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Sunak faces pressure to support business over coronavirus crisis
Institute of Directors says chancellor must take urgent steps to shore up confidence

Richard Partington, Economics correspondent

09, Mar, 2020 @10:30 PM

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