TELECOMS AND TECH SECTOR

Britain Leaves EU, Entering 11-Month Transition Period

Posted: 1 February 2020
The UK has entered the transition period due to last until 31 December 2020. During this period, the UK will remain in both the EU customs union and single market.
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EU Parliament Gives Final Approval to Brexit Deal

Posted: 29 January 2020
The European Parliament gave today its final approval to Britain’s divorce deal from the bloc, paving the way for orderly Brexit to take place this Friday.
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How Could a UK Points-Based Immigration System Work?

Posted: 29 January 2020
Once the UK leaves the European Union (EU), a new immigration system will be introduced to replace the EU's freedom of movement rule.
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Businesses Receive HMRC Letters about UK-EU Trade Arrangements

Posted: 27 January 2020
HMRC letters to VAT-registered businesses trading with the EU and/or the rest of the world highlight actions necessary to take before the end of the transition period.
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Britain to Grant Fast-Tracking Visas to Top Scientists

Posted: 27 January 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced a "global talent" visa which will replace the current "exceptional talent" route, but removing the cap on numbers.
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How Government Can Build Better Contracts with Blockchain

Posted: 27 January 2020
It is high time that we look at technology to revamp our existing mechanisms of the third government function – contract enforcement.
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M1 Data & Analytics Offers New Solution for Marketers to Identify Consumers Visiting Locations

Posted: 25 January 2020
LocationIQ empowers marketing teams by identifying consumers who visit locations returning full contact and demographic information.
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Search Is On for Young Space Entrepreneurs Across the UK

Posted: 22 January 2020
The UK Space Agency is offering young people expert advice and a share of £50,000 for their ideas of how satellites could improve life on Earth.
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US$1 trillion

Posted: 17 January 2020
Google’s parent Alphabet hits US$1 trillion market value, becoming the fourth US company to touch this record alongside fellow tech giants Apple, Microsoft and Amazon.
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67 Tech Firms Represent UK at CES in Las Vegas

Posted: 7 January 2020
UK technology firms to showcase British innovation at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, including 12 start-ups from the Northern Powerhouse.
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5 Trends in the Global Economy

Posted: 31 December 2019
The Global Competitiveness Report 2019 identified the main factors underlying competitiveness and productivity.
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EY Launches Public Finance Management Blockchain Solution for Governments

Posted: 29 December 2019
The solution helps to optimize capacity in core financial management processes.
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Conservatives Swept to Crushing Victory in 2019 General Election

Posted: 14 December 2019
Boris Johnson's party has secured the largest Tory majority since Margaret Thatcher won a third term in 1987.
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The Mayor of London Has Launched Smarter London Together

Posted: 12 December 2019
This roadmap is intended to make London ‘the smartest city in the world’.
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UK Invests in European Space Agency Programmes

Posted: 28 November 2019
The UK Space Agency has announced it will invest £374 million per year with the European Space Agency.
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