Date: 24 November 2011
Associated Document: 24 Nov - Unlocking Growth in Uk Construction report
A rebalancing of public expenditure in favour of capital investment, a targeted cut in VAT on works to make homes greener, and new models for financing major infrastructure are needed to unlock growth in the UK's strategically crucial construction industry.
These are some of the key recommendations of a new report, published today (24 November 2011), by an alliance of seven leading industry bodies from across the UK. The alliance has a combined membership of more than 40,000 companies and thousands of individual built environment professionals.
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