George Osborne

George Osborne Reveals Corporation Tax Reform

Multinational corporations face tougher rules as the Chancellor signals tax avoidance clampdown

6 years ago

UK Government: Airbnb Good, Private Landlords Bad

Airbnb hosts will get a tax-free allowance worth £1,000 a year, George Osborne has revealed

6 years ago

UK Driverless Car Trials To Begin Next Year

Pre-Budget statement confirms most “fundamental change” to British transport in decades

6 years ago

The New Normal: Rebalancing The Cyber-Threat Challenge

Darktrace's Dave Palmer tells us what organisations can do to avoid cyber-attacks

6 years ago

Government To Invest £1.9bn In Cyber-Security

The funds will go in part toward establishing a National Cyber Centre aimed at countering cyber-threats to critical infrastructure

7 years ago

Amazon Pays Just £12m Corporation Tax Despite £5.3bn Sales

But the days of tech giants paying low amounts of tax could be numbered

7 years ago

Bitcoin ‘Could Be Helping Terrorists’, Says Major Banking Group

Cryptocurrency poses risks due to lack of proper regulation, BBA letter warns

7 years ago

Osborne Announces £42m Alan Turing Institute For Big Data: Budget 2014

Alan Turing Institute to put Briish companies at the head of Big Data research, Osborne promises in surprise Budget announcement

8 years ago

Osborne Gives Data Centres A Green Bonus

The data centre industry gets green tax relief in George Osborne's Autumn Statement

8 years ago

Is The UK Government Greener Than It Lets On?

Austerity talk could cripple the actual green investment the UK government is making, says Peter Judge

9 years ago

Government Super-Connected Cities Vision Reduced To Voucher Handout

The Chancellor's grand £150m scheme for superconnected cities has been watered down following ISP objections

9 years ago

Osborne Spending Review Gives Boost To Broadband And Sciences

Chancellor to maintain broadband spending plans and fix science investment, amidst widespread cuts

9 years ago

Government And Tech City Launch ‘Future Fifty’ SME Programme

TechCity's Joanna Shields and George Osborne want to help 50 firms to IPO every year

9 years ago

Tech City Architect Rohan Silva Leaving Downing Street

David Cameron's policy adviser moving into entrepreneurial world himself

9 years ago

Budget 2013: Details Leak By Tweet As Osborne Tweaks

Small promises for green industry, while the Evening Standard tweeted the big picture

9 years ago

Funds For UK Train Wi-Fi And Mobile Coverage In Budget – Report

Chancellor George Osborne hopes to improve mobile business on the railways

9 years ago

The 4G Auction Fizzled – Hurrah!

The 4G auction raised far less than the Treasury hoped, yet Peter Judge things there may be some reasons to…

9 years ago

Government Names Ultrafast Broadband Cities But Will Keep 4G Auction Funds

Osborne announces 12 ultrafast cities but is accused of using future 4G funds to fudge his figures

9 years ago

Facebook London Engineering Office Opens For Business: Gallery

Chancellor George Osborne says Facebook London engineering office is "a vote of confidence for the capital and the country."

10 years ago

Osborne Opens Google’s Tech City Campus

Google's start up haven in London's Tech City has been launched by Chancellor Osborne

10 years ago

Budget 2012: Osborne Forgets The Needs Of Tech

It's not what George Osborne said that was disappointing, it's what he left out, says Tom Brewster

10 years ago

Budget 2012: Goodbye To the CRC Green Tax?

George Osborne may be right to call the CRC cumbersome, but he needs to create something to take its place,…

10 years ago

Budget 2012: Osborne Sets Out Ultrafast Broadband Plans

Chancellor of the Exchequer emphasises UK's need for world-beating broadband infrastructure

10 years ago

Osborne Plans Open Data and Connected Cities

George Osborne's Autumn statement launched an open data project, and promised connected cities

10 years ago

Osborne Announces ‘Smart Cities’ Analytics Centre

The government is to back a new East London centre aimed at putting the UK at the forefront of data…

11 years ago