"Women are at the heart of our economic future"

Business quote of the day.

A woman and some lego. Photograph, Getty Images.
A woman and some lego. Photograph, Getty Images.

Women are at the heart of our economic future                                

Minister for women and equalities Maria Miller, who will outline plans today to boost the national business mentoring scheme by £100,000 to target female entrepreneurs. The coalition government will also look to update rules which hold back new businesses, particularly start-ups based online or those which use technology that didn’t exist when the regulations were created.