The move is expected to strengthen the British fintech sector, which is expected to face tougher competition from Europe after its impending exit from the European Union.
Thalia Baldwin, in the past, served the HM Treasury as head of digital policy. In that role, she oversaw the approach to public spending on digital technology and infrastructure.
Comet Interceptor, a new space mission proposed by the UK, is targeted to be launched by the European Space Agency (ESA) in 2028.
UK connectivity supplier SSE Enterprise Telecoms has added CityFibre as an Edge Plus provider to give the company’s channel partners more choice when selecting last-mile providers of ethernet services.
The UK Cabinet Office said that scores of schoolgirls in the country are making digital waves but women are still under-represented in the cyber security sector.
The SELEP initiative is expected to enable education in rural locations, prisons and other areas which face barriers to technology and employment.
The new funding will be available under the Open Collaborative Research and Development competition, which is supported by the Aerospace Technology Institute Programme.
By using smarter technology innovations, healthcare staff will be able to provide better services, with access to quick and accurate details, while maximising budget and boosting productivity.
Over half of the surveyed charities, at 56%, cite funding as the biggest hurdle in going digital, which has come down slightly from the figure of 58% in 2018.
The government said that the implementation of Prüm will enable better co-operation between police forces and law enforcement agencies.