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Government Announces New Measures To Ensure Small Businesses Get Paid On Time

For the first time large businesses could be fined for failing to pay smaller suppliers on time as part of a robust package of measures unveiled today by Small Business Minister Kelly Tolhurst MP. Company boards will now be held accountable for payment practices to small businesses within their companies in a drive to increase

CECA: Press On With Heathrow Expansion To Secure Economic Growth

Civils contractors today welcomed the launch of Heathrow’s statutory consultation on airport expansion, saying it is vital to move ahead with the project to boost the UK’s economy once it leaves the EU. A twelve week consultation will allow the public an opportunity to provide feedback on Heathrow’s plans, including the planned new runway and

CSCS To End Exemption To The CITB Health, Safety & Environment Test

Most people in construction are familiar with Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) cards. It’s the card that provides proof that individuals working on construction sites have the appropriate training and qualifications for the job they do on site. In most cases applicants are required to achieve a recognised construction related qualification (usually an NVQ or