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A leading business group has described new powers that will enable local authorities to charge additional rates as “deeply worrying”.

After its prolonged battering, the UK’s manufacturing sector may be about to turn a corner.

People receiving tax credits are being reminded that the date for renewing their claims is looming.

The UK’s small business sector is experiencing tentative signs of a recovery, according to a new survey.

A manifesto has called on the government to place the manufacturing sector at the centre of a better balanced and more diverse UK economy.

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