Channel Business Management

  • Minimum Wage Rises

    As is the custom, the Government has accepted the recommendations of the Low Pay Commission in terms of the new rate for the National Minimum Wage.  Continue Reading

  • Exporting help

    More British exporters, including many SMEs, are now eligible to apply for short term credit insurance from ECGD, the UK export credit agency. ECGD's short term insurance has previously only been available for capital exports, making it of interest ...  Continue Reading

  • Get some protection

    Small businesses need to do more to protect and exploit their innovations, according to research published by the Intellectual Property Office.  Continue Reading

  • Is Blinkbox about to move to a tax haven?

    Tesco has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in video-on-demand pioneer  Continue Reading

  • New tax penalties

    A new penalty regime for late filing and late payment of Income Tax through Self-Assessment started in April and a tax return filed six months late could attract a penalty of at least £1,300.  Continue Reading

  • Crackdown on drink and drug driving

    A package of measures to tackle drink and drug driving has been announced by the Government. Drivers need to know that improved testing equipment to detect drink and drug drivers is to be bought and changes will be made to "streamline" enforcement ...  Continue Reading