September, 2018


Nottinghamshire County Council wins share of £1.4m funding to support Bassetlaw A and E staff

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Nottinghamshire County Council has been awarded NHS Digital funding to help Bassetlaw hospitals staff access up-to-date social care information at the touch of a button to reduce unnecessary admissions. The £82,800 of funding will be used to develop IT technology... (Continue reading)

New NHS organisation delivers boost to learning for health staff across Wales

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To mark the official launch of a new body to deliver education and training for the NHS workforce in Wales, Health Secretary, Vaughan Gething, has announced an extra £10million funding boost for online training. Health Education Improvement Wales (HEIW) is... (Continue reading)

Streets ahead: British AI eyes scan future frontline in multinational urban experiment

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British autonomous technology able to scour urban environments for enemy advances has been tested alongside an arsenal of futuristic military technology by Canadian soldiers on the streets of Montreal. The game-changing technology developed by the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory... (Continue reading)

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Improving local services with data: apply for contracts

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Organisations can apply for a share of up to £250,000 to look at ways of capturing data to help councils improve their delivery of local services. Durham County Council and Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council are seeking projects that investigate... (Continue reading)

Welsh Government multi-sector trade mission to Kuala Lumpur and Singapore

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Welsh businesses with products ranging from organic yoghurts to camouflage face paint are set to visit Malaysia and Singapore as part of a Welsh Government trade mission. Flying from Cardiff Airport with Qatar Airways, the trade mission will visit Kuala... (Continue reading)

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Minister visit to Southern Africa


International Development Minister, Ben Macpherson will visit Malawi to see the impact of Scotland’s longstanding partnerships. In his first visit to the country since being appointed to government, Mr Macpherson will visit a range of projects developed with partner organisations... (Continue reading)

UK boosts cyber links after tri-nation visit to Central America

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As the cyber threats we face evolve and intensify, it is vital we deepen our international partnerships to stay one step ahead of those who would wish to do us harm, a Defence Minister has stated. Armed Forces Minister Mark... (Continue reading)

UK Government strengthens ties with the powerhouses of Asia

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While on a tour of Indonesia, Malaysia and Japan, John Glen, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, will promote the UK’s world leading financial services industry and encourage greater future collaboration in growing markets such as Islamic Finance, Green Finance and... (Continue reading)

Councillors commit £1.25 million to help recovery of city centre following Bank Buildings fire


Members of Belfast City Council’s Strategic Policy and Resources Committee on Friday, Sept 21 2018, agreed that they will inject more resource into supplementing the recovery of the city centre. The Council is estimating its overall spend to support businesses... (Continue reading)

SCC Comment: Prime Minister’s statement on the ‘Brexit’ negotiations

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Following the Prime Minister’s statement on the ‘Brexit’ negotiations (Sep 21st), Liz Cameron OBE, Director and Chief Executive, Scottish Chambers of Commerce said:  “We welcome the updates from the Prime Minister on the ongoing status of negotiations with the European... (Continue reading)

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