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UK government must do more to convince public that infrastructure spending is necessary, says CBI

Government and businesses in the UK are not doing enough to convince members of the public of the urgent need to upgrade national infrastructure, according to the CBI, after nearly half of those it surveyed said that no improvements were needed. 16 Apr 2014

Construction contractors pledge payment to suppliers within 30 days by 2018

Major UK construction contractors and the government have pledged to pay all suppliers within 30 days by 2018, under a new 'prompt payment charter' to be published later this month. 14 Apr 2014

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Public procurement agreement will open access to €80bn of business, says European Commission

Businesses in the European Union will benefit from worldwide public sector procurement opportunities worth an extra €80 billion annually now that the World Trade Organisation's (WTO) revised Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA) comes into force, according... 07 Apr 2014

Scottish Government to make additional £1bn available for infrastructure through non-profit distributing

An additional £1 billion will be made available for investment in infrastructure by the Scottish Government over the period running to 2019-20, the Scottish Finance Secretary has announced. 02 Apr 2014

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