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£1m to stimulate efficiencies in higher education


The Leadership Foundation for Higher Education (LF) and HEFCE have announced a £1m Innovation and Transformation Fund. The funding, which... (Continue reading)

Designers asked to help identify growth potential


The Government has launched a call for evidence on how the UK intellectual property system can better support the UK... (Continue reading)

CBI comments on efficiency roadmap


The CBI has commented on the publication of the European Commission’s ‘Roadmap to a Resource Efficient Europe’. EU Environment Commissioner Janez... (Continue reading)

£1m for post office allocations

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Scottish Government Enterprise Minister Fergus Ewing has announced £1m in allocations under the Scottish Government’s Post Office Diversification Fund. The... (Continue reading)

Swinney hails efficiency targets

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The Scottish Government has published new figures which show that public sector efficiency targets have been exceeded for the third... (Continue reading)

HCA launches new Economic Assets Programme


Officials have now completed the process of transferring the Regional Development Agency’s (RDA) £300m land and property assets to the... (Continue reading)

Service providers to pilot National Citizen Service


The Cabinet Office has announced the 19 service providers that have been selected to run National Citizen Service (NCS) pilots... (Continue reading)

IoD sounds note of caution on Cable speech


The Institute of Directors (IoD) has cautiously welcomed the recent speech from Business Secretary Vince Cable on business leaders’ pay... (Continue reading)

Public Works Loan Board interest rate reduction welcomed

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The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) has welcomed Chief Secretary to the Treasury Danny Alexander’s announcement that... (Continue reading)