Policy Statements and Initiatives

Britain to join tech giants to drive down Internet prices in developing countries

New strategy to relentlessly disrupt serious & organised crime – (NCA arrests silk road suspects - NCA leads crackdown on identity fraud - Joint operation targets prison visitors - NCA presence at the Border)

Scotland will block NHS ‘pay grab’

Help for heating bills

Help to Buy: mortgage guarantee launches – (Help to Buy: equity loan scheme surging ahead - The Chancellor is helping sellers not first-time buyers with Help to Buy)

Improving access to new medicines

Winning young artists show their work

New maths qualifications to boost numbers studying maths to age 18 – (CBI comments on new maths qualification - Skills Minister writes to councils over teen participation concerns)

‘Delivering our priorities: A fair Budget for Wales’– Jane Hutt

The future of rail fares

‘Can-do’ councils leading transformation of local government

Government to overhaul UK payments system

Hajj Consular Delegation accompanies British pilgrims

Unscheduled Care

New initiative to support $40bn smart cities in the UK

Edward Davey statement on the SSE price increase

Government response to consultation on stake & prize limits for gaming machines published

Government responds to CCC and delivers record investment in energy infrastructure by 2020

Review of NHS staff engagement launched

Discovery Communications teams up with UK government to give girls an education

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