Business and Other Briefings (Archive)

BEIS:  Business Secretary to establish UK as world leader in battery technology as part of modern Industrial Strategy ~ National Infrastructure Commission:  Adonis welcomes plans for smart energy systems ~ BEIS:  Plan launched to bring smart energy technology into homes & businesses

BEIS:  Director of Labour Market Enforcement warns rogue bosses of plans to use powers to jail worst offenders ~ CBI: Labour market enforcement should always be effective – (BEIS:  Government announces additional support for social care providers)

DExEU:  Brexit Minister concludes two day tour of Scotland

Home Secretary commissions major study on EU workers

National Infrastructure Commission:  Have your say over how digital technologies can improve the nation’s infrastructure – (NIC:  Adonis: London cycling adviser to help make Growth Corridor ‘world class’ for cyclists)

DIT:  Dr Liam Fox travels to Washington for first meeting of UK-US Trade & Investment Working Group – (DIT:  Liam Fox champions global free trade ~ DIT:  Call for sponsors & partners for GREAT Festival of Innovation, Hong Kong ~ DIT:  US-UK Trade Working Group lays groundwork for potential future free trade agreement)

DCMS:  The challenges & opportunities for Welsh tourism post EU exit – (DCMS:  Jobs Boom for UK Creative Industries)

Defra:  Environment Secretary celebrates global success of Welsh Lamb

DfT:  Drones to be registered and users to sit safety tests under new government rules

DWP:  Call for more industry action to stop recruitment fraud

ScotGov:  Mixed picture for Scots insolvencies – (ScotGov:  BSE risk status)

WAG:  Have your say on a new small business rates relief scheme for Wales – (WAG:  Ultrafast Fibre for Royal Welsh Young Farmers ~ WAG:  Smaller Welsh food & drink companies to benefit from €1.8m boost to increase global competitiveness)

techUK:  NHS Digital Request For Information For The Security Operations Centre  - (deadline 07 August 2017)

CIPD:  Taylor Review has potential to change the future of work

HM Land Registry:  Access our online services through a supported web browser

ICO warns workers about illegally sharing other people’s personal information

Innovate UK:  Improving operations through machine learning: apply for funding – (Innovate UK:  Diagnosing cancer earlier & faster: apply for funding ~ Innovate UK:  Digital technology for healthcare - apply for funding)

Dstl:  Dstl scientists tackle growing problem of space junk – (Dstl:  Ploughshare successes continue to support UK prosperity ~ Dstl:  Unique careers at Dstl)

Ofgem appoints preferred bidder for Burbo Bank Extension offshore transmission assets

CBI: Manufacturers report strong output growth – (CBI: Summer sunshine spurs retail sales growth ~ CBI: 'Workers from across Europe strengthen our businesses' ~ CBI: Scottish businesses struggling to fill high-skilled roles)

Revenue & Customs Brief 2 (2017): VAT - care homes & hospitals

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