DIT to use aid budget | UK-Central America agreement | Why Neurodiversity is essential for business

Posted on 25/07/2019 by DHL Express

The Department for International Trade is to use aid budget

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is to be given part of the official £14 billion aid budget. The funds are to be spent on helping developing countries learn from UK trade deals.

Trade Secretary Liam Fox confirmed the measure and commented on how it would bring development and trade closer together. “[…] we want [developing countries] to be able to get sustainable development and trade their way out of poverty, and one of the ways in which we can do that is to give them the skills that will attract the investment into their country.”

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UK-Central America continuity agreement

The UK has signed a UK-Central America Association Agreement with Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama. The Agreement will ensure both businesses and consumers from Britain will benefit from continued trade with Central America after we leave the European Union.

Welcoming the new Agreement, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said: “This agreement is of real importance as we prepare to leave the European Union and strengthen our ties with the rest of the world. It will help provide the certainty business needs to thrive and help turbocharge our economy into the future.”

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Why Neurodiversity is essential for a successful business

A number of corporations have reported large productivity gains since transforming their HR programmes to make recruiting neurodiverse talent easier. The creative industries have traditionally favoured the hiring of neurodivergent staff, but now more mainstream industries are following suit.

A number of corporations have reported large productivity gains since transforming their HR programmes to make recruiting neurodiverse talent easier. The creative industries have traditionally favoured the hiring of neurodivergent staff, but now more mainstream industries are following suit.

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