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The Department for Business today announced that the independent Inspectors’ report into the collapse of the MG Rover Group will be published on September 11.

It follows yesterday’s statement from the Serious Fraud Office that it has completed its inquiries and that, having sought legal advice, it does not intend to initiate a criminal investigation.

Britain's fiscal stimulus measures have saved at least 500,000 jobs during the recession, Lord Mandelson said today.

Mandelson said government help for employers coupled with the Bank of England's quantitative easing programme and five percent cut in interest rates had softened the recession's impact on jobs.

A package of measures to help UK manufacturers seize the opportunities provided by emerging technologies was launched today by Business Secretary Lord Mandelson.

Toyota Motor Europe (TME) today announced plans to manufacture a full hybrid version of its C-segment hatchback, Auris, at its UK-based facility in Burnaston, Derbyshire.

Production of Toyota’s first European-built full hybrid will kick-off at Toyota Motor Manufacturing (UK) Ltd (TMUK) in mid-2010. Engines will be produced at TMUK's facility in Deeside, North Wales.

The Government today unveiled its low carbon strategy for business and industry.

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David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.