Spring Budget 2017: Chancellor looks to put Britain on a global footing
Philip Hammond used his first and last Spring Budget to set out how the Government will build the foundations of a “stronger, fairer, more global Britain”.
He said even before taking to the floor that the Treasury's priority would be to make sure “our economy is resilient, that we’ve got reserves in the tank" as the Government prepares to enter Brexit negotiations with EU.
Addressing a packed House of Commons, Hammond announced tax rises to meet some of the his spending commitments, instead of increase borrowing, in what... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...