Confederation Of British Industry - CBI

The premier lobbying organization for U.K. businesses on national and international issues. The mission of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) is to help create and sustain the conditions in which businesses in the United Kingdom can compete effectively and prosper. It achieves these objectives by working with the U.K. government, international legislators and policy-makers.

The CBI was formed in 1965 and has offices in 13 distinct geographical areas in the United Kingdom. It also has offices in Brussels, Washington DC, Beijing and New Delhi. The main governing body of the CBI is its Council.


Investment dictionary. . 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Confederation of Indian Industry — logo The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is a non government, not for profit, industry led and industry managed organisation, seeking to play a proactive role in India’s development process. The organisation works to create and sustain an… …   Wikipedia

  • British Bankers' Association — Abbreviation BBA Motto The voice of banking financial services Format …   Wikipedia

  • British co-operative movement — The United Kingdom is home to a widespread and diverse co operative movement, with over 3 million individual members. Modern co operation started with the Rochdale Pioneers shop in the northern English town of Rochdale in 1844. Co operatives UK… …   Wikipedia

  • Confederation Bridge — in 2007 Official name Confederation Bridge / Pont de la Confédération Other name(s) The Fixed Link …   Wikipedia

  • British Columbia — Colombie Britannique (French) …   Wikipedia

  • Confederation of UK Coal Producers — Confederation of United Kingdom Coal Producers Abbreviation CoalPro Formation 1991 Legal status Non profit company Purpose/focus Coal mining businesses in the United Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • British Columbia — British Columbian. a province in W Canada on the Pacific coast. 2,406,212; 366,255 sq. mi. (948,600 sq. km). Cap.: Victoria. * * * Province (pop., 2001: 3,907,738), western Canada. It is bounded by Yukon Territory, Northwest Territories, Alberta …   Universalium

  • British Columbia Conservative Party — Active provincial party Leader John Martin Cummins President …   Wikipedia

  • Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality — Confederation of Tourism Hospitality Abbreviation CTH Formation 1982 Type Vocational qualification awarding body Legal status Non profit company Purpose/focus Hospital …   Wikipedia

  • British Furniture Confederation — The British Furniture Confederation (BFC) is a lobby group that represents the furniture and bed making industries of the United Kingdom. It ensures that the views of its members are heard by Parliamentarians and government Ministers and is… …   Wikipedia

  • Industry trade group — An industry trade group, also known as a trade association, is an organization founded and funded by businesses that operate in a specific industry. An industry association participates in public relations activities such as advertising,… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.