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Europe’s largest engineering conglomerate will be investing over £80 million to build an offshore wind turbine production facility in the UK... read more ›
The Government has vowed to take further responsibility to help the young unemployed back into work but it did not go far enough, according to business and financial advisor Grant Thornton... read more ›
The Government will set up a two billion pound ‘Green Investment Bank’ which will support offshore wind energy, as outlined by the Chancellor in the 2010 Budget... read more ›
Chancellor Alistair Darling has announced the implementation of tough spending cuts after the general election... read more ›
In the Chancellor’s 2010 Budget report outlined today, Alistair Darling confirmed that the 50p tax rate will come into force this year from 6th April... read more ›
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