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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

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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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Overseas consumers pay premium for ‘Made in Britain’ labelled products

New research independently commissioned by Barclays Corporate Banking has shown that overseas consumers place a higher value on products branded 'Made in Britain' above those labelled English, Scottish

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More older workers opt to stay at work in UK

New analysis on older people in the workplace, released in conjunction with International Older People's Day on 1 October 2014 by the UK's Department for Work & Pensions

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CIPD study on UK labour market reveals EU migrants support business growth

The CIPD, a UK professional body for HR and people development, announced on Tuesday that it has published a report titled 'The growth of EU labour: Assessing the

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Markets rises following Scotland’s No vote

The FTSE 100 rose 0.65% to 6,863.81, on Friday, following the referendum in which Scottish voters said 'No' to an independent Scotland. The pound has fallen over the past

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ONS survey reveals increases in employment rates across the UK

Employment rates are increasing across Britain, according to the UK's national statistical institute, the Office for National Statistics (ONS), which published its monthly Labour Market Statistics for the

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