Price paid data figures for December 2017

HM Land Registry Price Paid Data tracks land and property sales in England and Wales submitted to for registration.

First businesses set to benefit from DVSA transport scheme

Thirty businesses and public sector organisations are now benefiting from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) earned recognition pilot.

UKEF extends support for UK exports to over 60 currencies

Overseas buyers can now access UK government-backed finance in 62 pre-approved local currencies when they buy from the UK.

New industry group chairman to oversee how large companies are run

The government has announced that James Wates CBE has been appointed as the chair of a new industry group to lead a step change in the way large private companies are run.

Oxford company opens up clean electric motor company

A new 100,000-unit electric motor production facility for YASA, thriving electric motor manufacturer and University of Oxford spinout, has been opened by the Business Secretary Greg Clark.

Price paid data for November 2017

This month’s Price Paid Data includes details of more than 106,000 sales of land and property in England and Wales that HM Land Registry received for registration in November 2017.


UK economic growth stronger than expected in Q4

The ONS’ preliminary estimate of UK Q4 GDP came in stronger than expected while CBI surveys indicate some variation in sector performance at the start of 2018. Meanwhile, the household squeeze continues as real wages fall for the tenth month running.

Innovative road studs set to be used at road junction

Intelligent road studs, which light up in response to changing traffic lights, are to be used for the first time at a motorway junction to improve safety.


Strong growth from SME manufacturers in latest trends

Output growth among the UK’s small and medium-sized (SME) manufacturers picked up in the three months to January, with a further acceleration expected next quarter according to the latest quarterly SME Trends Survey.

November 2017 transaction data

November 2017 Transaction Data

This data provides information about the number and types of applications that HM Land Registry completed in
November 2017.


UK project aims to cut T&D power losses

The Welding Institute (TWI) has teamed up with Brunel University, startup Enertechnos and cable maker Eland Cables on a project which could cut power losses in the transmission and distribution sector.

Bumper orders continue for UK manufacturers to year end

Manufacturing order books were close to a 30 year high in the three months to December, according to the latest monthly CBI industrial trends survey.




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