Existing trade agreements if the UK leaves the EU without a deal/Switzerland-UK Mutual Recognition Agreement

Existing trade agreements if the UK leaves the EU without a deal/Switzerland-UK Mutual Recognition Agreement

We are writing to inform you the Secretary of State for International Trade, Liam Fox MP, has issued a Written Ministerial Statement (WMS) setting out the current position of negotiations for Trade Continuity Agreements if the UK leaves the European Union without a Withdrawal Agreement. I would also like to inform you that the Government […]

Manage Your Vehicles

Manage Your Vehicles

As an Employer, you will often require your survey staff to drive as part of their job requirements for you. As a result, you will responsible for the “provision and use” of these vehicles whether they are: Provided by you directed (company owned); Provided by you (hired, leased); or Provided by Employees (the “grey fleet”) […]

Chinese New Year 2019

Chinese New Year 2019

For Information Only Manufacturers in China shut down over Chinese New Year, so many exporters will be taking their final orders of stock well before 5 February 2019. The official Chinese New Year holiday lasts around one week, but most factories will close for most of February, which means missing out on the cut off […]

The Brexit Deal Explained

The Brexit Deal Explained

The Forum of Private Business is happy to share the governments “Brexit deal Explained” website with our members who wish to find out more about the current withdrawal agreement the Prime minister is trying to get through Parliament. Managing director Ian Cass says, “Its good to see Government producing as much information as possible about […]