News on the topic of Government efficiency

Business plans published

Prime Minister David Cameron, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and the head of the civil service, the Cabinet Secretary Gus O’Donnell have launched business plans that set out in detail the work of Government for the next four years.

Tue, 09/11/2010

Plans to open up Government to small businesses

Francis Maude has announced a series of measures to make it easier for small firms and organisations to do business with government.

Mon, 01/11/2010

New legislation introduced to enable Quango reforms

The Public Bodies Bill, which will ensure the necessary legal framework is in place for the Government to carry out its public bodies reforms, has been published in Parliament today.

Fri, 29/10/2010

PM and Deputy PM take public’s questions on Spending Review

Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg have answered the public’s questions about the Spending Review as they visited Nottingham.

Thu, 21/10/2010

Cabinet Office announces Spending Review settlement

The Cabinet Office has announced that it will reduce its core resource budget by 35 per cent in real terms.

Wed, 20/10/2010

Strategic Defence and Security Review

Prime Minister David Cameron has unveiled details of the Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR).

Tue, 19/10/2010

"No stone unturned" - Francis Maude unveils millions in efficiency savings

Francis Maude has promised to leave “no stone unturned” in the hunt for more efficiency savings at the centre of government, so it can address the deficit while protecting the front line.

Mon, 18/10/2010

Lord Young restores common sense to health and safety

Lord Young, the Prime Minister’s adviser on health and safety law and practice, has today published his report “Common Sense, Common Safety”.

Fri, 15/10/2010

Public Body Review published

Cabinet Office Minister Francis Maude has today summarised plans to substantially reform a large number of Public Bodies, or quangos, across government.

Thu, 14/10/2010

Government Efficiency Review published

Sir Philip Green has published his review into Government efficiency. The review found that the Government has consistently failed to make the most of its scale, buying power and credit rating.

Mon, 11/10/2010

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