Dr. Vince Cable

An IP summit has committed to cracking down on IP crime, with the Department for Business, Industry and Skills identifying 3D printing as an emerging technology to watch. more

12 Jun 2014 14:41 News

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A scheme that has already boosted 3D printing's position in the UK manufacturing supply chain is providing a further £100 million to strengthen British manufacturing. more

9 Jun 2014 11:09 News

The Government and BCC are promoting National Apprenticeship Week, encouraging more employers to make apprentices a real part of their workforce. more

5 Mar 2014 11:37 News

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British aerospace manufacturing is key to the supply chain as demand rises. Good news for additive manufacturing, but one group wants more Govt support. more

28 Jan 2014 12:33 News

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Patrick Pittman

It's been a mad year for 3D printing, but what better time to join the fun? TCT Digital Media & Community Editor Rose Brooke looks back on the biggest stories of her first year in 3D printing. more

19 Dec 2013 12:53 Guest Blogs 3 Comments

Renishaw's Rhydian Pountney and Vince Cable MP

UK Business Secretary Vince Cable in discussions with Renishaw’s Rhydian Pountney.

Representatives from Renishaw, British industry and the Indian government were present at an India-UK Advanced Manufacturing Group meeting in New Delhi this month. more

17 Dec 2013 12:24 News

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The UK Government has announced it has earmarked nearly £15 million to support 3D printing projects. more

6 Jun 2013 16:30 News

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The Government has renewed its pledge to support small businesses, which is good news for entrepreneurs with a 3D printing start-up idea. more

6 Jun 2013 16:05 News

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Alternative funding has already led to successes in 3D printing such as iMakr and the Form 1 3D printer, and now the CBI wants more businesses to consider lateral financial thinking. more

22 May 2013 11:08 News 2 Comments

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The Government has launched a consultation for setting up a 'superfast' patent process, which could enable patents to be granted in 90 days. more

24 Apr 2013 11:54 News

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Vince Cable has launched a new business fund that aims to boost small businesses in the Anglia region. more

4 Apr 2013 16:04 News

Delcam demonstrated the latest developments in its PowerMILL software for the programming of machining by robots at the Manufacturing Summit held by the UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills at the Heritage Motor Centre in Gaydon, UK. more

4 Mar 2013 10:23 Software

UK Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, Rt. Hon. Dr. Vince Cable visits Delcam. more

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