Rapid workplace testing is now available for all businesses, for free.
This will help:
▶️find more #COVID19 cases
▶️prevent workers from unknowingly spreading the virus
▶️keep workplaces safe
Businesses should register interest by 31 March.
📣 Businesses of any size in England can now apply for free #COVID19 rapid testing kits for employees, even if currently closed due to lockdown restrictions.
Testing is important. Around 1 in 3 people with COVID-19 have no symptoms.
Register by 31 March: http://orlo.uk/rZiEJ
Ahead of #IWD we’re celebrating female representation in British business.
@DiageoGB has the highest ratio of female board members in the FTSE 100.
Chief HR Officer Mairead Nayager explain how promoting women in senior leadership roles is making their business even better 👇🏽
We're delighted to announce that @ASollowayUK Minister for Science, Research & Innovation @beisgovuk will be joining our #InternationalWomensDay #womeninnovate opening session @innovateuk👏
Take part in celebrating the achievements of Women in Innovation: http://bit.ly/IWD-WomenInnovate
WATCH LIVE: #Coronavirus press conference (5 March 2021)
⚫ @MattHancock, @DHSCgovuk Secretary
⚫ Dr Susan Hopkins, @PHE_uk
The government's new Help to Grow: Management scheme provides world-class training for leaders of small and medium sized businesses.
Take your business to the next level. Register your interest: http://orlo.uk/RzCq1
Our space sector is thriving🚀
Today the response on spaceflight was published, marking a giant leap for the UK. These guidelines will help accelerate a UK launch and manage spaceflight activity
Read more here⬇️
Space has transformed into one of the UK’s fastest-growing sectors.
As we #BuildBackBetter, investing in UK spaceflight will…
👩🚀Create thousands of jobs
🚀Provide more opportunities for UK launches
📊Help grow UK productivity
Discover more here 👉 https://www.gov.uk/government/news/space-launch-from-british-soil-one-step-closer
Take your business to the next level. The government's new Help to Grow: Digital scheme will give small and medium sized businesses free technology advice and discounts on software.
Register your interest: http://orlo.uk/aPUuE
Ready, steady, SCIENCE 🔬✨
Today #BSW2021 kicks off, and we're celebrating scientists, innovators, engineers who are helping to make the UK world-leaders in STEM.
Watch the story of two #WomenInScience working at the @OxfordVacGroup and how they are #SmashingStereotypes 👩🔬
We’ve almost completed preparations for our #hydrogenhome near #Gateshead.
Excited to be working in partnership with @beisgovuk and @CadentGasLtd, plus leading appliance manufacturers to bring a hydrogen home of the future to the public for the very first time
New rules for business with Europe have arrived.
Braden Harris of @DP_Lighting_Ltd on how they are keeping their business moving.
Act now 👉 http://bit.ly/3dYqQX8
Bold ideas coming your way next week to shape a new kind of regenerative normal for people, climate and nature from @TYFAdventure @innocent @BulbUK @IntelliDigest hosted by @KwasiKwarteng @beisgovuk
@NowPartners @BCorpUK @BizDeclares @jyotib @DOLectures #carbon #biodiversity
The package of support announced in the budget yesterday will help protect jobs and livelihoods.
Extensions to existing schemes, and the introduction of new grants and loans will support businesses as we carefully reopen the economy.
Find out more:
Yesterday we announced £30 million for Wales’ Global Centre for Rail Excellence 🇬🇧🚆
💡Driving innovation and technology across the UK
🌳Making our railways greener
👷Creating and supporting jobs
Find out more about #Budget2021 👇
We’ve updated our advice to help employers provide adequate ventilation in their workplaces during the pandemic. Help protect your workers with our step-by-step guidance: https://bit.ly/3bSsqHc #coronavirus
#Budget2021 is designed to protect jobs and livelihoods through the #COVID19 pandemic
Our department will have a key role to play in delivering its commitments
From business grants to support for green projects, find out more about BEIS in the Budget 👉http://orlo.uk/hAsqJ
Next week top green business leaders from companies like @innocent and @BulbUK will share their experiences of creating and working in green jobs live here on Twitter, hosted by @KwasiKwarteng.
🗓️ Weds 10 March
Send in your questions for the panel in the replies 👇
"This Budget shows promising commitment to harnessing UK scaleups' potential, while addressing some of the obstacles they face."
💸👀Tech Nation takes a look at #Budget2021 #uktech
I’m utterly over the moon that more investment and energy is going into supporting our young people who need our help more has ever and it’s great to see more investment in both traineeships and apprenticeships.
Thanks @RishiSunak @hmtreasury Hope, skills and opportunity!
Our @britishchambers main asks for #Budget2021 were:
1️⃣more coronavirus support for affected firms;
2️⃣ avoidance of immediate business tax rises;
3️⃣ big incentives for biz investment.
All three priorities visible in @RishiSunak @hmtreasury announcements today.
Today's Budget provides extraordinary levels of support to millions of businesses and workers across the UK
Extensions to furlough, self-employed support, grants, loans, rates relief, and VAT cuts – bringing total fiscal support to over £407 billion
WATCH LIVE: #Budget2021 press conference (3 March 2021)
⚫ @RishiSunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer, @HMTreasury https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1yoKMABVWkNKQ
Following the delivery of #Budget2021 in @UKParliament. Chancellor @RishiSunak is hosting a live press conference. https://www.pscp.tv/w/cw5jjzFvTmpsSnBBYW5rUXd8MU1ZeE5tQXFtbW9Kd5mmNpWyIfB2lnq8G-TqiZoDCa-5V6XV6b76qQYZe2-L
With the new Help to Grow: Management scheme, SME leaders will be able to access world-leading business management training to spur innovation and growth. Here’s Chancellor @RishiSunak to tell you more. #PlanForJobs #Budget2021