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Faster medicine: £56 million innovation centre for Scotland

Faster medicine: £56 million innovation centre for Scotland

The Medicines Manufacturing Innovation Centre (MMIC) in Renfrewshire will offer businesses support to transform processes and technologies.

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Washroom suppliers’ merger may raise competition concerns

Washroom suppliers’ merger may raise competition concerns

The CMA has found Rentokil’s purchase of Cannon Hygiene may lead to higher prices and lower quality for businesses buying products and services for washrooms.

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Science Minister Sam Gyimah launches new #ScienceSpotlight avatar

Science Minister Sam Gyimah launches new #ScienceSpotlight avatar

Sam Gyimah appears as an avatar in new online content aimed to inform audiences about developments in science, research and innovation

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HM Land Registry to launch new Local Land Charges service

HM Land Registry to launch new Local Land Charges service

On 11 July 2018, HM Land Registry will launch a new digital Local Land Charges Register.

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New centres to speed up patient diagnosis: apply for funding

New centres to speed up patient diagnosis: apply for funding

Up to £50 million is available to build a network of centres for digital pathology and medical imaging, via the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

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Media intelligence merger could raise competition concerns

Media intelligence merger could raise competition concerns

The CMA has found that the proposed merger between data companies Nielsen and Ebiquity's advertising intelligence division may give rise to competition concerns.

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Sellafield Ltd support for economic growth in Cumbria

Sellafield Ltd support for economic growth in Cumbria

Jamie Reed returned to the Houses of Parliament to highlight how collaboration and partnership is the key to driving rural and remote communities in the UK.

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UK and Egypt welcome progress on trade talks

UK and Egypt welcome progress on trade talks

Joint statement by the UK Minister for Investment, Graham Stuart, and the Egyptian Minister of Trade and Industry, HE Eng Tarek Kabil.

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CMA considers appeal in phenytoin case

CMA considers appeal in phenytoin case

The CMA is considering an appeal following today’s Tribunal judgment in an excessive pricing case against 2 pharmaceutical companies.

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Success on a pallet

Success on a pallet

At Sellafield we take recycling and reducing domestic waste very seriously.

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Testing connected and autonomous vehicles: apply for funding

Testing connected and autonomous vehicles: apply for funding

Up to £30 million is available to UK businesses and research organisations to advance facilities for the development of self-driving vehicles.

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Looking after our environment

Looking after our environment

Sellafield Ltd's Infrastructure team took part in a clean-up operation with a difference to mark World Environment Day 2018.

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Ideas mean business: winning young innovators announced

Ideas mean business: winning young innovators announced

The entrepreneurs will receive support through Innovate UK’s programme to help young people make their ideas a reality, regardless of their background.

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NDA's HR Director joins new ECITB Board

NDA's HR Director joins new ECITB Board

NDA’s HR Director, David Vineall, has joined 8 other new Board members at the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board (ECITB), the statutory skills body for the engineering construction industry in Great Britain.

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World Environment Day 2018

World Environment Day 2018

Find out how we are encouraging our employees to play their part in protecting the environment.

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Carillion: Official Receiver's update

Carillion: Official Receiver's update

The Official Receiver provides an update on employment within the Carillion group in liquidation.

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Operational note for UK industry: US steel and aluminium tariffs

Operational note for UK industry: US steel and aluminium tariffs

Detailing Government reaction and support for UK steel and aluminium producers affected by the tariffs imposed by the US on imports on 1 June

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Operational note for UK industry: US steel and aluminium tariffs

Operational note for UK industry: US steel and aluminium tariffs

Detailing Government reaction and support for UK steel and aluminium producers affected by the tariffs imposed by the US on imports on 1 June

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Weekend suspension of online services: 16 and 17 June 2018

Weekend suspension of online services: 16 and 17 June 2018

Our external services will be unavailable Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 June for essential maintenance.

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Metal recycling merger likely to reduce competition

Metal recycling merger likely to reduce competition

The CMA has provisionally found that the merger between EMR and MWR could lead to a worse deal for firms that recycle metal and those that buy it to re-use.

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Get the ship in shape innovation event

Get the ship in shape innovation event

DASA and the Royal Navy Innovation Team, DARE (Discovery, Assessment and Rapid Exploitation) are holding an innovation event alongside the crew of the HMS Queen Elizabeth Aircraft Carrier on Wednesday 4 July 2018.

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CMA consults on draft consumer law advice for care homes

CMA consults on draft consumer law advice for care homes

The CMA is consulting on new advice to help care homes meet their consumer law obligations.

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Strengthening local places and regions: apply for funding

Strengthening local places and regions: apply for funding

UK consortia of businesses and research organisations could get up to £50 million for innovative projects that support growth in a particular area.

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£90 million Stirling and Clackmannanshire UK City Region Deal launched

£90 million Stirling and Clackmannanshire UK City Region Deal launched

Innovative projects to transform the region will include a new Tartan Centre, Aquaculture Innovation Hub, and International Environment Centre

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Revealed: The worst explanations for not appointing women to FTSE company boards

Revealed: The worst explanations for not appointing women to FTSE company boards

The explanations, which come from a range of FTSE 350 Chairs and CEOs, were heard by the team behind the government-backed Hampton-Alexander Review.

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Help improve Companies House

Help improve Companies House

Help shape our online services by joining the Companies House user panel.

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Supplementary protection certificates: call for views

Supplementary protection certificates: call for views

EU proposal to create an exception from infringement of supplementary protection certificates for medicines manufactured for export.

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Carillion: Official Receiver's update

Carillion: Official Receiver's update

The Official Receiver provides an update on employment within the Carillion group in liquidation.

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Being transparent about how we process our customers’ information

Being transparent about how we process our customers’ information

We have amended our personal information charter and forms to explain how we use and protect personal information.

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Business academic partnerships: apply now

Business academic partnerships: apply now

UK businesses can team up with a university or research organisation and a graduate to work together on an innovation project.

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The Insolvency Service newsletter: Spring 2018

The Insolvency Service newsletter: Spring 2018

In our Spring newsletter we discuss new proposals to strengthen corporate governance, regulation of high volume IVA providers, improving redundancy consulation and more.

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New IPO steering board chair appointed

New IPO steering board chair appointed

The Intellectual Property Office is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Suter as the new chair of its Steering Board with immediate effect.

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Foreign Secretary's visit to Latin America, May 2018

Foreign Secretary's visit to Latin America, May 2018

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson travelled to of Latin America on 19 May for a 5-day visit including Peru, Argentina and Chile.

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Industrial Strategy: call for views government response

Industrial Strategy: call for views government response

Government response to the Industrial Strategy call for views on intellectual property.

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Winding Up Petitions against Store First continue

Winding Up Petitions against Store First continue

A voluntary questionnaires has been sent to investors of Store First Limited to help assist the court in considering the petitions.

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FCA and Insolvency Service strengthen relationship with MoU

FCA and Insolvency Service strengthen relationship with MoU

The FCA and the Insolvency Service have signed a Memorandum of Understanding committing the two organisations to increased collaboration.

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Carillion: Official Receiver's update

Carillion: Official Receiver's update

The Official Receiver provides an update on employment within the Carillion group in liquidation.

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CMA appoints Stefan Hunt to top digital role

CMA appoints Stefan Hunt to top digital role

The CMA has today announced the appointment of Stefan Hunt to head up its new data unit.

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Robotics and AI for safer work: apply for residental and funding

Robotics and AI for safer work: apply for residental and funding

Individuals from a business can attend a 5-day innovation lab to collaborate on ideas and get a share of £15 million via the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

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Supporting innovation at work

Supporting innovation at work

We held our first ever staff 'Innovation Day' on 10 May 2018 as part of our transformation programme.

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New guidance to support staff engagement during insolvencies

New guidance to support staff engagement during insolvencies

New guidance will be produced to help employers and insolvency practitioners manage staff engagement and redundancies during insolvency.

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Joint statement on the UK New Zealand Trade Policy Dialogue

Joint statement on the UK New Zealand Trade Policy Dialogue

Statement from the Department for International Trade and New Zealand’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade on the latest trade discussions in Wellington.

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This is Me in the Nuclear Industry

This is Me in the Nuclear Industry

Employees from across the NDA Group have shared their personal stories as part of national campaign to end the stigma associated with mental health issues.

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Stronger Together

Stronger Together

Listen to Sellafield Ltd employee, Ben, talking about the help he received through the Stronger Together cancer support group.

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Carillion: Official Receiver's update

Carillion: Official Receiver's update

The Official Receiver provides an update on employment within the Carillion group in liquidation.

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