Young people in Africa, the Middle East and Latin America are far more likely than Europeans to feel positive about starting up a business, a new survey shows.
In an effort to attract new entrepreneurs to Britain, the UK government has launched a new scheme through UK Trade & Investment.
The value of purchases of UK companies by foreign businesses climbed to £23.4 billion during the second quarter of the year, new statistics reveal.
The government's Funding for Lending Scheme has posted an increase in activity over the last quarter, the Bank of England says.
Companies including Amazon and Publicis are contributing to a growing need from technology, media and telecom companies for office space in the City of London.
The Lancashire town of Burnley has been named the most enterprising location in Britain by a government competition.
Companies which do not pay staff at least the national minimum wage will be publicly identified by the government under new proposals.
Production has swelled at UK manufacturers to coincide with improved order books, the Confederation of British Industry says.
The UK Initial Public Offering market is expected to reach £7.2 billion during 2013, research from Capita suggests.
The steady income streams and low risk profiles of pharmacy businesses are proving increasingly attractive for private equity investors, new figures suggest.
A study of export prospects in the UK has found that Britain is likely to lag behind the rest of Europe over the coming years.
Two new government Catapult centres will target the energy systems and healthcare sectors, under plans unveiled by the government.
More than two thirds of people who endure bad customer service will share their experience with friends and family, according to a study.
Buy and build deal activity value has climbed substantially in Europe, despite volumes remaining largely the same.
The Biomedical Catalyst is allocating £25.9 million as part of a new support package for businesses and academic projects in the health industry.
A discrepancy between the number of start-ups reported to be springing up by Companies House, and the actual number in working existence, has been discovered.
Direct funding for employers wanting to buy apprenticeship training is being tabled by the government as part of Doug Richard's report on the employment process.
The overall business insolvency rate in the UK has fallen from 0.08 per cent to 0.07 per cent during the month of June.
A new business accelerator aimed at energy and cleantech ventures has been launched in London.
UK CEOs are lagging behind when it comes to focusing on innovation rather than customer relations, a new study suggests.
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