Tory Tech – Digital in the Conservative Manifesto

Loz Kaye News, Politics, Technology

The tension between investment and ambition versus tax and regulation show an ideological battle at the heart of May’s digital master plan Technology and digital businesses and innovators must be heartily fed up of the mixed messages from our politicians and political parties. Attitudes seem to swing wildly, often within days on the same issue. On Monday digital innovation and …

US Trade must not diminish UK standards

Andy Halsall Trade

The prospect of a free trade agreement between the UK and the US raises the possibility that consumer, employee and environmental protections will be seen as inconveniences that can be reduced rather than levelled between the two partners. When it comes to trade, the potential for eroding standards has always existed. This is not a new concern but one that can be …