Study group examining government outsourcing failures
Small business minister Kelly Tolhurst said the proposals would give SMEs "more access to the finance they need to succeed". ©PA Images
New law gives SMEs access to invoice finance
Take sequential steps and build credibility advises Harrison
We must equip procurement professionals to be leaders
Unfair contract law 'not strong enough'
House of Fraser administration: Do suppliers have legal rights over debts?
Mathebula's testimony came on the second day of the inquiry into government corruption
Procurement ombudsman planned for SA
Dungeness Power Station in Kent, one of the older generation of large nuclear power stations ©PA Images
Manufacturing opportunity in mini nuclear
FSB policy chairman Martin McTague said the pledge to give contracts to SMEs was good, but “there’s still a lot of work to do”. ©PA Images
Department for Transport SME pledge not 'job done'
One-sixth of the Carillion’s workforce has been laid off since the liquidation process began ©PA Images
Carillion contracts handover completed
Shadow transport secretary Andy McDonald said the government had “savaged our industrial heritage” by sending contracts overseas © PA Images
Labour vows to award rail contracts to UK firms
BAE Systems’ proposed design for the Type 31e frigate competition © BAE Systems
MoD frigate tender runs aground
An "excess of apples" has left some growers surplus to requirements ©Anthony Hall/
Heineken pulls the plug on cider apple orchards