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New £97m supercomputer to mark the UK as a world leader in weather prediction

The UK government has unveiled its plans for a new GBP97m supercomputer, which will provide sophisticated weather forecasts, the Department For Business Innovation & Skills (BIS) revealed on Tuesday. Underlining the UK’s position as a world leader in weather and […]

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Britian's trains branded worst in Europe

HS3 high speed rail link development gets green light from UK government

The UK government's economic and finance ministry HM Treasury, which maintains control over public spending, revealed on Sunday that Prime Minister David Cameron

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UK and Singapore in Financial Dialogue for deeper financial and economic cooperation

The British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne has agreed to a UK-Singapore Financial Dialogue with Singapore's Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Finance

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UK fights digital piracy and counterfeit goods with new £3m funding

Intellectual property crime in Britain is being dealt with by the City of London Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU), which has received a commitment of a funding boost

UK Manufacturing

UK manufacturing output still on the rise

Despite the general concept that manufacturing is disappearing from Britain, total manufacturing output is now actually slightly higher than forty years ago, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed on

Dublin

Indecon study shows Irish Stock Exchange generates economic benefits

New analysis on the economic impact of Ireland’s stock market and securities industry from economic consultants Indecon has shown that Irish economy has

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Welsh government moves towards fiscal devolution settlement

The Welsh government is to be given greater autonomy over landfill tax, stamp duty land tax and income tax for the first time, HM Treasury, the UK government’s

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New economic regulator to ensure open and transparent payments system in UK

HM Treasury, the UK government's economic and finance ministry, announced on Tuesday that from April next year, a new Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) will be responsible for making

Renewable Energy

IEA report reveals investments in energy efficiency help growth in energy productivity

The International Energy Agency (IEA), an autonomous organisation which works to ensure reliable, affordable and clean energy for its 29 member countries, released its Energy Efficiency Market Report

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UK manufacturing and production output rises in August 2014 

Production and manufacturing output in the UK has increased according to the Index of Production, August 2014 released on Tuesday by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the

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