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Business Secretary Sajid Javid announces new multi-million pound fund for degree apprenticeships

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Business Secretary Sajid Javid has announced on a visit to Manchester Metropolitan University a new £10 million fund to allow...

Battery technology research centre opens in Warwick

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Business Secretary Sajid Javid has opened an Energy Innovation Centre (EIC) at Warwick University, a move which will further research...

Royal Academy of Engineering funds 22 new public engagement projects

2 years ago — 0 min read

The Academy, through its Ingenious scheme, is set to fund 22 new projects aimed at engaging the general public with...

Lib Dems make low-emission vehicle pledge

2 years ago — 0 min read

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has pledged £100m of Government money for any manufacturer that creates a low-emission vehicle that makes...

Government announces funding for electric motorcycles and scooters

2 years ago — 0 min read

Business Minister Matthew Hancock has announced funding of £7.5m to stimulate the uptake of electric motorcycles and scooters, as part...

Manufacturers call for stable, predictable and long-term business rates ahead of Government review

2 years ago — 0 min read

Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander, has announced plans by the Government for a comprehensive review of business rates...

Manufacturer MX Awards 2015 launched in Parliament

2 years ago — 0 min read

200 senior business leaders gathered for the launch of the Manufacturer MX Awards 2015 in the House of Commons. Business...

Government and industry in joint initiative to get more women into engineering

2 years ago — 0 min read

Two new employer-led pilot projects to get more women into engineering have been launched. The projects, run by WS Atkins...

Forty new companies win funding for energy projects in the first round of Innovate UK’s Energy Catalyst

2 years ago — 0 min read

The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills announced the winners of the first round of funding, worth £24.5m, from Innovate...

BIS sets out plans to boost British manufacturing

2 years ago — 0 min read

BIS Ministers have announced a raft of measures aimed to improve house manufacturing, which will be part of the £104m project led...