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Benjamin Digby Dec 10
Bag packed. Briefing read. Caffeine taken. Off to represent w/ Jo Quadros & at in Delhi this week. Tech such a vital part of 🇬🇧 🇮🇳 business collaboration 👍 look out for exciting announcements tomorrow....
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CBI Dec 10
📽️ responds to the delay of the meaningful vote in UK Parliament on the Withdrawal Agreement. Unless a deal is agreed quickly, the country risks sliding towards a national crisis.
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Carolyn Fairbairn Dec 10
Today's delay of the Brexit vote is yet another blow for companies desperate for clarity. Investment plans have been paused for two and a half years. Unless a deal is agreed quickly, the country risks sliding towards a national crisis.
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Tata Consultancy Services - UK & Ireland Dec 5
Are companies doing enough to ensure that their workforces have the right skills for the digital revolution? Help us find out by taking part in this survey by and :
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Matthew Fell Dec 8
Communication providers are chomping at the bit to upgrade 🇬🇧 digital infrastructure, but access to private properties is a barrier. That’s why the Govt must make gigabit internet in new builds a legal minimum.
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Susannah Odell Dec 8
After months talking to businesses, today sets out a roadmap for government to future-proof the digital economy and set the UK up for a and full fibre future
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CBI Dec 8
Businesses are using digital infrastructure in new ways, and it is changing people’s lives by enabling new technologies, reducing costs and allowing people to work more flexibly.
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CBI Dec 8
Govt must take urgent action to make UK match-fit for the digital revolution: 1⃣ Fast track laws, ensure access to gigabit broadband 2⃣Ensure all Govt infrastructure projects include full fibre broadband 3⃣Turbo-charge 5G adoption
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Felicity Burch Dec 8
Digital infrastructure matters more than ever for UK business, that’s why today sets out a roadmap for government to deliver a future-proof & full fibre future: The future won’t wait. It’s time for action to future-proof the digital economy.
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Matthew Fell Dec 8
In today’s world digital connectivity matters more than ever – if data is the new oil, digital connectivity is the pipe that transports it. Seamless connections full fibre networks to 5G offer opportunities for biz & consumers.
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Carolyn Fairbairn Dec 6
Our latest Forecast shows that an orderly Brexit would see steady growth over the next 2 years. A no deal brexit would simply blow these figures out of the water
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CBI Dec 6
UK universities make a huge contribution to our economy and society. In 2014–15, the higher education sector: 👩‍💼 👨‍💼 supported almost one million jobs 💰 contributed £21.5 billion to UK GDP 🗺️ attracted over 400,000 international students
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CBI Dec 6
Our latest Forecast shows GDP growth of 1.3% for 2018, 1.4% in 2019 & 1.6% in 2020 key drivers of the growth forecast: 1️⃣ Gradually improved household spending 2️⃣ Biz investment growth to pick up modestly 3️⃣ Exports to continue growing
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John Cope Dec 6
Education Secretary absolutely right to put improving technical education firmly in the top of his agenda, given the gap in 🇬🇧 competiveness with the rest of the world. The gap with France, Germany, & the US must be closed
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Carolyn Fairbairn Dec 6
Parity of esteem for vocational qualifications is vital to building the skills our economy needs. Great to see Government plans to give T-Levels equivalence with A-levels. Government, business & education working together can make vocational skills a shining 🇬🇧 success story.
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CBI Dec 5
Today’s deal demonstrates the ambition of industry & gov to capitalise on the UK’s strengths as a world leader in innovation, research and development. It shows what can be achieved when business and Gov work together.
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Matthew Fell Dec 5
The life sciences sector contributes over £70bn a year to the economy and accounts for 240,000 UK jobs. Partnership between industry, government and the NHS is critical to unlock further opportunities for early disease detection and healthcare technologies.
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CBI North Dec 5
Our Brexit experts have arrived for this morning’s briefing - thanks to and Russell Antram
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Benjamin Digby Dec 4
Pretty humbling to speak on this panel today for w/ Gilbert Kaplan & . Should have looked at the camera though ....
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ABB UK Dec 4
's Ian Funnell is "looking forward to working with businesses across the North West" in his newly announced role as North West Chair of the
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