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BCC Comments on the Coalition’s first 90 days

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has commented this morning on the Coalition Government’s first 90 days in power, reviewing the Government’s actions against points in the BCC’s own Delivering for Britain: A Ninety Day Plan for Business Growth (PDF). The BCC states that whilst there are positive and encouraging decisions being made by the Coalition Government there a still a number of areas where urgent action needs to be taken before the end of the year. The "ninety day plan", drafted before the May General Election, set 12 clear policy challenges for the Government in order to return the economy to good health: Public Finances Publish a credible plan to reduce the budget deficit and restore confidence Freeze public sector wage bill and reform public pensi... »