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Growth Deal can revolutionise the North Wales economy

Growth Deal can revolutionise the North Wales economy

UK Government Ministers host North Wales Growth Deal progress meeting at Gwydyr House

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Spring Statement 2018 date confirmed

Spring Statement 2018 date confirmed

The government will publish its Spring Statement on Tuesday 13 March 2018.

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Boosting construction productivity could deliver £15 billion savings every year

Boosting construction productivity could deliver £15 billion savings every year

New plans to improve infrastructure and boost the construction sector’s productivity could save £15 billion a year.

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Budget delivers devo deal and transport boost for North of Tyne

Budget delivers devo deal and transport boost for North of Tyne

North of Tyne devo deal will boost the local economy by £1.1 billion, create 10,000 new jobs and attract £2.1 billion in private investment.

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£660 million injection into Northern Ireland Executive’s budget at Autumn Budget

£660 million injection into Northern Ireland Executive’s budget at Autumn Budget

A Northern Ireland Executive to get £660 million boost to its budget.

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UK Government Budget delivers for Scotland

UK Government Budget delivers for Scotland

Chancellor sets out how the UK government is delivering for Scotland and building an economy fit for the future.

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£1.2 billion boost to the Welsh Government’s budget announced at Autumn Budget

£1.2 billion boost to the Welsh Government’s budget announced at Autumn Budget

The Welsh Government to get £1.2 billion injection to its budget

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New support for tech to boost public sector productivity

New support for tech to boost public sector productivity

Dedicated GovTech Catalyst team and £20 million fund to help tech firms deliver innovative fixes to public sector challenges.

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Chancellor in Washington and New York promoting Global Britain

Chancellor in Washington and New York promoting Global Britain

The Chancellor is in Washington at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Annual Meetings. He will then travel to New York to meet with key figures from the financial sector.

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Tourism Minister John Glen welcomes new look Tourism Industry Council

Tourism Minister John Glen welcomes new look Tourism Industry Council

Tourism Minister John Glen will co- chair his first meeting with the Tourism Industry Council on 27 September.

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North Sea exploration funding announced

North Sea exploration funding announced

Chancellor announces North Sea exploration funding during Aberdeen and Dundee visit.

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Autumn Budget 2017 date confirmed

Autumn Budget 2017 date confirmed

Government will publish its next Budget on Wednesday 22 November 2017.

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David Davis' speech at US Chamber of Commerce

David Davis' speech at US Chamber of Commerce

David Davis Secretary of State spoke at the US Chamber of Commerce in Washington on 1 September 2017.

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VisitEngland Trustee Reappointed

VisitEngland Trustee Reappointed

The Culture Secretary has reappointed Sarah Stewart as Trustee of the VisitEngland Board for a second term of 2 years, from 30 May 2017 to 29 May 2019

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Boost to National Infrastructure Commission’s expertise

Boost to National Infrastructure Commission’s expertise

The National Infrastructure Commission appoints Lord Adonis as its permanent Chair, Sir John Armitt as Deputy Chair, and four new Commissioners.

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A year in the life of the Secretary of State for Wales

A year in the life of the Secretary of State for Wales

Alun Cairns writes for the Wales on Sunday

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Midlands Engine to roar ahead with ambitious new strategy

Midlands Engine to roar ahead with ambitious new strategy

Ambitious strategy will help the Midlands reach its full economic potential.

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Midlands Engine to roar ahead with ambitious new strategy

Midlands Engine to roar ahead with ambitious new strategy

Ambitious strategy will help the Midlands reach its full economic potential.

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Spring Budget 2017: support for women unveiled by Chancellor

Spring Budget 2017: support for women unveiled by Chancellor

On International Women’s Day Chancellor announces investment that supports women and backs gender equality.

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When cities meet cities UK Smart Cities Showcase in Taiwan

When cities meet cities UK Smart Cities Showcase in Taiwan

DIT Taiwan recruited a UK Smart Cities Trade Mission to exhibit at the Smart City Summit & Expo from 21 to 24 February 2017

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Gross Domestic Product (GDP): What it means and why it matters

Gross Domestic Product (GDP): What it means and why it matters

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) measures if and how much the economy is growing. Here we explain what it actually is and how it’s measured.

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Welsh Secretary visits DECA, the North Wales home of the global F 35 hub as UK’s Industrial Strategy Announced

Welsh Secretary visits DECA, the North Wales home of the global F 35 hub as UK’s Industrial Strategy Announced

To mark the launch of the UK Government industrial strategy, Secretary State for Wales Alun Cairns, toured the new F-35 global repair hub in North East Wales.

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Culture Secretary appoints new chairs of British Tourist Authority and VisitEngland

Culture Secretary appoints new chairs of British Tourist Authority and VisitEngland

Steve Ridgway and Denis Wormell to commence their new roles on 1 April 2017.

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UK Taxpayer no longer largest Lloyds Bank shareholder

UK Taxpayer no longer largest Lloyds Bank shareholder

The government has now recovered over £18 billion of the £20.3 billion taxpayers injected into Lloyds during the financial crisis.

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Our Connected Future

Our Connected Future

NIC Chair, Lord Adonis, writes about the commission's latest report and the UK's connected future

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Government must take action now to secure our connected future so we are ready for 5G, and essential services are genuinely available where they are needed – Adonis

Government must take action now to secure our connected future so we are ready for 5G, and essential services are genuinely available where they are needed – Adonis

The National Infrastructure Commission publishes its report into 5G and telecommunication technology

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Good design is essential for good infrastructure, our recommendations will reflect the quality and character of local communities across the growth corridor – Phil Graham

Good design is essential for good infrastructure, our recommendations will reflect the quality and character of local communities across the growth corridor – Phil Graham

NIC Cheif Executive, Phil Graham, speech to the Campaign to Protect Rural England

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UK infrastructure investment to reach record high

UK infrastructure investment to reach record high

Pipeline setting out over £500 billion worth of infrastructure investment published.

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New East West transport links could provide a once in a generation opportunity for ‘Britain’s Silicon Valley’ Armitt

New East West transport links could provide a once in a generation opportunity for ‘Britain’s Silicon Valley’   Armitt

The National Infrastructure Commission publishes its interim report into the Cambridge – Milton Keynes – Oxford corridor.

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Manor of Northstead: Stephen Phillips

Manor of Northstead: Stephen Phillips

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has this day appointed Stephen James Phillips QC to be Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead.

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The UK’s first ever National Infrastructure Assessment enters its next phase

The UK’s first ever National Infrastructure Assessment enters its next phase

National Infrastructure Commission launches NIA call for evidence, publishes its consultation response and announces expert advisory groups

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Government reduces Lloyds shareholding to below 9%

Government reduces Lloyds shareholding to below 9%

The government has now recovered nearly £17 billion of the £20.3 billion taxpayers injected into Lloyds during the financial crisis.

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Bradford and Bingley assets to be sold

Bradford and Bingley assets to be sold

Sale process underway to recover £15.65 billion from Bradford and Bingley assets for UK taxpayers.

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New 'Innovation is GREAT' partnership with McLaren

New 'Innovation is GREAT' partnership with McLaren

The GREAT Britain Campaign (GREAT) has announced a unique partnership with McLaren to help highlight the UK’s innovative culture.

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£220 million for cutting edge new technology

£220 million for cutting edge new technology

New funding to support cutting-edge technology announced by the Chancellor.

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Government reforms to public sector exit payments confirmed

Government reforms to public sector exit payments confirmed

A response to the consultation seeking views on reforms to public sector exit payments has been published.

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Chancellor: British businesses can capitalise on new opportunities

Chancellor: British businesses can capitalise on new opportunities

The Chancellor Philip Hammond has this week met with British businesses from all over the country to listen to their views ahead of his first Autumn Statement.

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Autumn Statement 2016 date confirmed

Autumn Statement 2016 date confirmed

Autumn Statement will be on Wednesday 23 November 2016.

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National Infrastructure Commission visits Publica Urban Design Team

National Infrastructure Commission visits Publica Urban Design Team

Commissioners look at integrating infrastructure with high quality urban design at London based firm.

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Professor Anil Kashyap appointed to the Financial Policy Committee

Professor Anil Kashyap appointed to the Financial Policy Committee

Chancellor Philip Hammond announces the appointment of "leading expert on financial risk" Professor Anil Kashyap to the Financial Policy Committee (FPC).

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Sir Charles Bean nominated for appointment to the Office for Budget Responsibility

Sir Charles Bean nominated for appointment to the Office for Budget Responsibility

Chancellor Philip Hammond nominates Sir Charles Bean for appointment to the OBR's Budget Responsibility Committee.

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World first “masala” bond launches on London Stock Exchange

World first “masala” bond launches on London Stock Exchange

First ever offshore rupee-denominated “masala” bond listed by an Indian company.

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Northern Powerhouse minister begins first tour since appointment

Northern Powerhouse minister begins first tour since appointment

Northern Powerhouse minister Andrew Percy and Lord O’Neill reaffirm the government’s commitment to building a Northern Powerhouse.

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Chancellor to promote British business opportunities in China

Chancellor to promote British business opportunities in China

New Chancellor, Philip Hammond visits China to promote Britain as one of the best places in the world to invest and do business with.

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Chancellor kickstarts work on building stronger economic and trade relationships with Britain’s closest international partners

Chancellor kickstarts work on building stronger economic and trade relationships with Britain’s closest international partners

New York visit marks first in a series over the next two weeks including China and Singapore.

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