Corporate welfare General

Bailout announced for the oil industry

January 29, 2016

£500m for the Scottish oil industry 29/01/16 11:49 The UK and Scottish government’s today announced funding of more than £500m in order to support the ailing oil industry. The money will be used to improve […]

Corporate welfare General

The privatisation windfalls for private companies

January 28, 2016

Privatisation bonanza for private companies.. 28/01/16 18:40 piece in the Guardian today about cut-price privatisations which brought large cash benefits to a number of private sector companies. This is an extract: The government has been accused […]