The 2017 Budget announced how £200m would be used to boost internet speeds – £10m of which has now been dedicated to testing full-fibre broadband across the UK.
As digitisation continues to revise the rules of business, it is getting harder for firms to identify competitors. Not only are startups popping up left, right and centre, but well-established industry leaders are expanding beyond traditional industry sectors and regions.
Telecoms giant BT unveiled its Digital Future yesterday, including improving broadband speeds and coverage to all of the UK.
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SMEs are being encouraged to sell through Amazon and boost overseas trade, in light of ambitious government target to hit £1tn in exports by 2020.
Businesses across the UK require 134,000 new tech specialists annually, and digital apprenticeships have been hailed as the “key weapon” to unlock rapid business growth in all industries.
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Digital Catapult – the Innovate UK-funded digital ideas hub – plans to introduce three new digital innovation centres in Brighton, Yorkshire and North East & Tees Valley as part of a £9m investment to drive growth and creativity in the digital economy.
Business secretary Vince Cable has claimed that businesses and consumers across Europe are being let down by the continent's “patchwork” approach to the digital economy, which is why he plans to create a “digital single market”.
The House of Lords Committee has launched an inquiry into the digital state of the nation.
The prospects of succeeding in the UK's digital economy have never been better. Consumer interest in products and services online is higher than ever before, and this Christmas has already started to see records set for online shopping.