Progress | Centre-left Labour politics

Category - Labour & small business

Bridging the equity gap

Every householder knows that to get out of debt you need to spend less, earn more or do a bit of both. To grow your business you need capital and investment. The Project Merlin agreement with the big retail banks was...

Back to the future

The revelation from the Public Accounts Committee that another government IT project has failed doesn’t feel like news as it all seems all too familiar. This time it was the turn of the FireControl project which wasted...

Back to the 1980s?

You may have heard in the news that the government is bringing back 'enterprise zones' to help businesses flourish. A Thatcherite idea where certain areas would be given tax breaks to encourage growth.

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