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Minister for Equalities’ speech on the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities’ report

Transcript of Kemi Badenoch MP's speech in the House of Commons on the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities' report
20 April 2021, 12:58 pm

Civil news: work with the Process Efficiency Team

Improving processes at the Legal Aid Agency can be something that providers of legal aid can all have a hand in developing through our consultative group.
20 April 2021, 12:58 pm

Oil and gas: OPRED communications

Published communications issued to stakeholders relating to regulation of environmental and decommissioning activity for UK offshore oil and gas operations.
20 April 2021, 12:39 pm

Surveillance Camera Commissioner responses to the Department for Transport consultation on taxis

Surveillance Camera Commissioner consultation responses to the Statutory Taxi and Private Hire Vehicle (PHV) Standards.
20 April 2021, 12:30 pm

UK enshrines new target in law to slash emissions by 78% by 2035

The UK’s sixth Carbon Budget will incorporate the UK’s share of international aviation and shipping emissions for the first time, to bring the UK more than three-quarters of the way to net zero by 2050.
20 April 2021, 12:19 pm

Charity Commission confirms registration of LGB Alliance

The Charity Commission has decided, after careful consideration, that the LGB Alliance (LGBA) should be entered onto the Register of Charities.
20 April 2021, 11:02 am

Relocation of the electricity substation in Grenfell Tower

An update for the community on the electricity substation on the ground floor of Grenfell Tower.
20 April 2021, 11:00 am

Foreign flagged ships detained in the UK during March 2021

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) announced today that six foreign flagged ships remained under detention in UK ports during March 2021 after failing port state control (PSC) inspection.
20 April 2021, 10:19 am

New global partnership launched to fight future pandemics

The Government will launch a new Pandemic Preparedness Partnership (PPP) to save lives from future diseases and prevent another global pandemic.
20 April 2021, 10:07 am

Bellis’ purchase of Asda raises some competition concerns

The CMA has found that Bellis’ completed £6.8bn purchase of Asda could lead to higher petrol prices in some parts of the country.
20 April 2021, 9:45 am

Government launches new £5bn ‘Project Gigabit’

More than one million hard to reach homes and businesses will have next generation gigabit broadband built to them in the first phase of a £5 billion government infrastructure project.
20 April 2021, 9:23 am

New major study shows importance of nature in hitting net zero

Natural England study reviews carbon storage impact from England’s habitats, including native woodlands, saltmarshes, grasslands, heathlands and peatlands.
20 April 2021, 9:19 am

Why Analysis in Government Month matters

Professor Sir Ian Diamond explains why he's honoured to be opening our first event
20 April 2021, 9:02 am

School governance update

Important news and communications from the Department for Education (DfE) relating to governance in maintained schools and academy trusts in England.
20 April 2021, 8:44 am

£3 million nuclear robotics contract is first tranche in LongOps UK-Japan deal

First contract in the new LongOps international programme for robotics in nuclear decommissioning and fusion.
20 April 2021, 8:43 am

DAO 03/21 Managing Public Sector Knowledge Assets

'Dear Accounting Officer' letters provide advice on accountability, regularity, propriety, value for money and annual accounting exercises.
20 April 2021, 8:35 am

Traffic management measures in Kent stood down as trade returns to normal

Hauliers no longer need a Kent Access Permit to travel between the UK and the EU.
20 April 2021, 8:16 am

UK, Australia and Germany issue statement on merger control

Three leading competition authorities come together to stress importance of merger enforcement for healthy economic recovery
20 April 2021, 7:33 am

UKEF doubles support for sustainable projects to £2.4 billion in 2020

UK companies help bring new hospitals, clean energy, and transportation to developing countries following record levels of UK Export Finance backing.
20 April 2021, 7:00 am

New laws to wipe out rural mobile ‘not spots’ and speed up rollout of next-generation 5G technology

Mobile signal blindspots will be wiped out under government plans to level up rural areas with better connectivity and unlock tech innovation in the countryside.
19 April 2021, 11:15 pm