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Joint statement on trade between UK and the CARIFORUM states

Joint statement on trade between UK and the CARIFORUM states

Joint statement signed by Trade Minister Greg Hands and the CARIFORUM states agreeing to discuss future trade ties.

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Over £18 million to go to manufacturing innovations

Over £18 million to go to manufacturing innovations

Projects include improving efficiency and sustainability in food packaging and revolutionising a labour-intensive process in high-value manufacturing.

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UK delegation to China looks to build on IP partnerships

UK delegation to China looks to build on IP partnerships

Tim Moss, Chief Executive of the UK Intellectual Property Office has returned from China after leading a successful business delegation to the country.

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£21m to boost UKís world class tech sector and spread the benefits across the country

£21m to boost UKís world class tech sector and spread the benefits across the country

The UKís world-leading tech sector will go from strength-to-strength after plans unveiled today set out a £21m investment to create a new national network of regional tech hubs in areas across the country, including Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and Birmingham.

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Government backed scheme helps train two million people in digital skills

Government backed scheme helps train two million people in digital skills

Over two million people have now benefited from free digital skills training thanks to a partnership between Government and Industry launched just eight months ago, Digital Minister Matt Hancock announced today.

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IPO customer visit programme 2016 to 2017

IPO customer visit programme 2016 to 2017

The IPO customer visit team has published its annual report.

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Adam Afriyie MP visits Ghana to explore commercial opportunities for UK business in the Infrastructure and Oil and Gas sectors.

Adam Afriyie MP visits Ghana to explore commercial opportunities for UK business in the Infrastructure and Oil and Gas sectors.

Adam Afriyie MP, the UKís Prime Ministerís Trade Envoy to Ghana, will visit Ghana from the 8-11 November 2017.

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Innovate 2017 day 2: call to develop cyber security talent

Innovate 2017 day 2: call to develop cyber security talent

Among the dayís debates were news of additional funding for graduate jobs and sessions to inspire young people into innovation.

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£30 million for business and graduate partnerships

£30 million for business and graduate partnerships

Extra funding for Knowledge Transfer Partnerships will create new jobs for graduates and help UK businesses to innovate and grow.

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FTSE 350 companies urged to fill senior positions with more women to make UK a world leader on gender diversity

FTSE 350 companies urged to fill senior positions with more women to make UK a world leader on gender diversity

Government-backed review urges FTSE 350 companies to renew their commitment to diversity

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Innovate 2017 day 1: 50 50 split on AI creating vs taking jobs

Innovate 2017 day 1: 50 50 split on AI creating vs taking jobs

Event sees debate on future of automation, as well as new announcements of funding for robotics projects, innovation loans and more.

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Innovation loans to demonstrate infrastructure systems: apply now

Innovation loans to demonstrate infrastructure systems: apply now

Up to £10 million is available in loans to UK SMEs in a pilot programme offered by Innovate UK.

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Robotics and AI: projects to create safer work for people

Robotics and AI: projects to create safer work for people

The £68 million Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund investment will develop new solutions for extreme working environments.

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David Mundell Promoting Scottish Trade on Norway Trip

David Mundell Promoting Scottish Trade on Norway Trip

The Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell, will travel to Norway this week [8-9 November 2017] to support trade and investment in Scotland.

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Pubs Code Adjudicator tenant survey

Pubs Code Adjudicator tenant survey

The Pubs Code Adjudicator launches a tenant survey which is live until the end of November.

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Welsh Secretary: Letís turn Wales into an innovation nation

Welsh Secretary: Letís turn Wales into an innovation nation

Alun Cairns has today (6 Nov) delivered a clarion call to Welsh businesses, urging them to seize UK Government support and take a leap into the world of innovation.

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Innovate 2017: take part online

Innovate 2017: take part online

Our annual conference takes place this week. Thereís still time to get tickets to attend in person, or you can follow the event online.

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Innovate 2017: take part online

Innovate 2017: take part online

Our annual conference takes place this week. Thereís still time to get tickets to attend in person, or you can follow the event online.

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New information note issued on cartel leniency applications

New information note issued on cartel leniency applications

The CMA has published an information note on arrangements regarding leniency applications from cartel informants in the regulated sectors.

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People not products are the secret to scaling up businesses

People   not products   are the secret to scaling up businesses

Innovate UK study shows investors and businesses fail to see eye-to-eye on what drives innovative companies to attract private investment and scale up.

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Business Secretary meets with US Commerce Secretary

Business Secretary meets with US Commerce Secretary

Business Secretary meets with US Commerce Secretary and US Ambassador to the UK.

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Do you want to be a Data Scientist at Dstl?

Do you want to be a Data Scientist at Dstl?

Dstl is currently looking for a number of Data Scientists to support cutting edge analysis within the government's defence and security domains.

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Pubs Code Adjudicator (PCA) Bulletin October 2017

Pubs Code Adjudicator (PCA) Bulletin October 2017

October 2017

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Changes to the trade mark search tool

Changes to the trade mark search tool

Through our commitment to continuous improvement, weíve made a few additional enhancements.

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Creating greener, smarter communities: apply to take part

Creating greener, smarter communities: apply to take part

Got an idea that could make where you live greener, smarter and more sustainable? The Geovation challenge will help get your innovation off the ground.

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The UKís first Hyperloop prototype to exhibit at Innovate 2017

The UKís first Hyperloop prototype to exhibit at Innovate 2017

Explore the future of travel and discover some of the UKís most exciting new technologies and innovation opportunities.

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Contacting the Insolvency Service enquiry line

Contacting the Insolvency Service enquiry line

We have fixed the problem affecting the the Insolvency Enquiry Line. It is now working normally.

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Deputy Pubs Code Adjudicator appointed

Deputy Pubs Code Adjudicator appointed

Paul Newby welcomes Fiona Dickie as new Deputy Pubs Code Adjudicator

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Making viral vectors for advanced therapies: apply for funding

Making viral vectors for advanced therapies: apply for funding

Businesses can apply for a share of £16 million for manufacturing viral vectors for cell and gene therapy - part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

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Business Secretary points to bright future for Belfast during Canada visit

Business Secretary points to bright future for Belfast during Canada visit

Business Secretary Greg Clark visited Bombardier C-Series assembly plant in Canada today marking joint venture between Bombardier and Airbus

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In depth investigation into Electro Rent / Microlease merger

In depth investigation into Electro Rent / Microlease merger

The CMA has today begun an in-depth, phase 2, investigation into Electro Rentís acquisition of Microlease.

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Higher executive officer role available at the Intellectual Property Office

Higher executive officer role available at the Intellectual Property Office

A policy advisor role is now available in our Copyright Legal Frameworks Team

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Rule changes to promote competition in structural warranties market

Rule changes to promote competition in structural warranties market

The CMA plans to change rules relating to structural warranties, a type of insurance that protects against potential defects in new buildings.

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Welsh Secretary: Fast Growth 50 firms are driving the Welsh economy forward

Welsh Secretary: Fast Growth 50 firms are driving the Welsh economy forward

Alun Cairns writes about the 19th Fast Growth 50 awards in the Western Mail

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Customers can receive first registration application results online

Customers can receive first registration application results online

From 23 October, business customers will receive first registration application results online under certain circumstances.

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Christine Tacon introduces mini GCA survey

Christine Tacon introduces mini GCA survey

Christine Tacon explains the GCA mini survey and invites groceries suppliers to participate before the 31st October deadline

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CMA reviews Rough gas storage facility undertakings

CMA reviews Rough gas storage facility undertakings

The CMA will review the requirements placed on the North Sea gas storage facility, following a request by the operators.

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UK House Price Index: new data reveals number of cash buyers

UK House Price Index: new data reveals number of cash buyers

Cash sales account for between 30% and 40% of all transactions at Great Britain level.

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Government updates mergers regime to protect national security

Government updates mergers regime to protect national security

Measures to update the merger system and better protect national security have been set out today by Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark.

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Future Cities mission to Australia: applications now open

Future Cities mission to Australia: applications now open

Innovative UK businesses working in the advanced urban services sector can meet potential customers, partners and investors in Melbourne.

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CMA accepts Originís remedy proposal

CMA accepts Originís remedy proposal

The CMA has accepted Originís proposal to maintain competition in fertiliser supply in Scotland, following its merger with Bunn.

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Declaration by the Heads of State and Government of France, Germany and the United Kingdom

Declaration by the Heads of State and Government of France, Germany and the United Kingdom

Joint statement from Prime Minister Theresa May, Chancellor Angela Merkel and President Emmanuel Macron following President Trumpís statement on the USí Iran Strategy.

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Rolls Royce Director of Manufacturing to speak at Innovate 2017

Rolls Royce Director of Manufacturing to speak at Innovate 2017

Hamid Mughal will talk about the potential impact of automation and robotics on our lives, with other big issues of the day also up for debate.

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UK is ready to seize Expo 2020 Dubai opportunities

UK is ready to seize Expo 2020 Dubai opportunities

International Trade Secretary, Dr Liam Fox, announces UKís plans for Expo 2020 Dubai, the world's largest exhibition, as UK companies help deliver the event

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Improved drug safety and stroke detection: firms get £15 million

Improved drug safety and stroke detection: firms get £15 million

UK businesses will use funding to take on some of the biggest healthcare and agriculture challenges.

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