26 November 2020: Against a gloomy backdrop of the largest annual GDP fall in 300 years, the Chancellor announced unparalleled levels of spending and borrowing to meet the challenges of COVID-19 in 2021 and beyond.
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26 November 2020: The Office for Budget Responsibility presented its latest economic and fiscal forecasts to accompany yesterday’s Spending Review. As expected, the forecasts were far from pretty.
26 November 2020: The government’s plans for levelling up the UK are welcome, but more detail is needed on how funds will be spent and what that means for businesses.
26 November 2020: The Spending Review highlighted the crucial role private infrastructure investment must play in the COVID-19 economic recovery, with the confirmation of plans for a National Infrastructure Bank.