The CBI Business Manifesto for the 2017 General Election



The CBI has launched its own manifesto to coincide with the General Election on 8th June 2017. Entitled Backing Britain’s Prosperity, the document calls on the next Government to prioritise stability and a long-term vision for the economy. It notes that the UK is currently at a crossroads, facing both Brexit negotiations and the adoption of new technologies that will shape the economy for generations. The business organisation argues that the next Government should champion an ambitious industrial strategy that takes a long-term approach to skills, infrastructure, innovation and trade.

You can read the full report here.