Information communications technology is now an essential utility in today’s ever increasingly digital world, so the announced Digital Economy Bill earlier this year was well-received.
Following on from her 90th birthday celebrations, the Queen has given her state opening of parliament speech, during which she spoke of economic recovery and technological advancements. We heard from the UK’s business leaders about their thoughts on the announcements.
In May 2015, David Cameron unveiled the first “conservative-only” Queen’s Speech in nearly two decades, with a radical agenda to reform taxation and welfare. With the Enterprise Bill set to allegedly help create two million more jobs over the next five years, we took a look at the implications for SMEs – and what opportunities lie ahead.
The Queen's speech, which packed in 26 proposed new bills, included prime minister David Cameron's plans to become a nation of "full employment".