Category Archives: Propel Business News

Latest May/June News in the Industry

Latest May/June News in the Industry BHA co-led campaign calls for cut in tourism VAT to improve UK’s growing trade deficit: The Cut Tourism VAT campaign, co-led by the British Hospitality Association (BHA), has called on the government to recognise the negative impact of tourism VAT on export figures and cut the rate on accommodation… Read More »

The government is to introduce a market rent only (MRO) review option for tied tenants

The government is to introduce a market rent only (MRO) review option for tied tenants that can be triggered by “a significant impact on trade” alongside other key events such as lease renewal. Clarifying what it meant by a “significant impact on trade”, the government said: “This will arise where written analysis of the level… Read More »

Interesting comments from the Sages of the Industry

Interesting comments from the Sages of the Industry The scream test by Paul Chase: “I sense a huge disturbance in the Force”, said Obi-Wan Kenobe – immediately after the Empire had used the Death Star to destroy an entire planet. From the wailing and gnashing of teeth amongst health lobby cranks over the past couple… Read More »

Latest Leisure Industry News

Latest Leisure Industry News Luke Johnson – we’ve got to re-balance the economy away from London: Northern counties must push for the creation of a northern powerhouse if we are to revive the UK economy outside London, delegates were told at the Summit: The Future of Growth conference in London. Sector investor Luke Johnson said:… Read More »