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

2 years ago — 0 min read

Business Secretary Sajid Javid has announced on a visit to Manchester Metropolitan University a new £10 million fund to allow students to study for a full Bachelors or Master’s Degree...

Battery technology research centre opens in Warwick

2 years ago — 0 min read

Business Secretary Sajid Javid has opened an Energy Innovation Centre (EIC) at Warwick University, a move which will further research into battery cell technology. The £13 million facility is capable...

Royal Academy of Engineering funds 22 new public engagement projects

3 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 engineering. Ingenious is backed by the Department for Business, Innovation...

Lib Dems make low-emission vehicle pledge

3 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 the top five selling cars in the UK. This followed...

Government announces funding for electric motorcycles and scooters

3 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 of the Government’s move towards low-emission vehicles.  

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

3 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 across industries. Commenting on the news, Paul Raynes, director of...