Posts Tagged ‘presence’

UK to support Maltese Government in security operations

Comments Off | 11-14-2015

In response to a request from the Maltese Government, the UK will contribute Defence assets to support Malta’s security operation for the Valletta Summit on migration and Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2015.
There are no known specific threats for these events and these measures are precautionary.
The UK’s support to the Maltese security operation demonstrates the

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The Queen to award prestigious Regius Professorships to 12 universities

Comments Off | 11-14-2015

A roundtable strategy meet of Non-Bank Points of Presence (POPs) was held here day before yesterday to discuss NPS penetration in private sector. In his keynote address, Shri R. V. Verma, WTM (F) deliberated on the critical role of the POPs in the NPS architecture in soliciting and offering NPS to the individuals. He further

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£16 million boost for agricultural innovators

Comments Off | 03-29-2015

Over 70 businesses and universities from across the UK will share £16 million from government and industry to develop 25 innovative business ideas and boost UK agriculture.
The 25 projects, worth £16 million with £9.8 million from government and £6.2 million from industry, form the third round of funding to be distributed through the £70 million Agri-Tech

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P2P Impact Fund: social enterprises get £2 million boost

Comments Off | 03-29-2015

A new £2 million fund to will help people invest in causes they care about through peer-to-peer (P2P) and crowdfunding platforms.
The new P2P Impact Fund will enable regulated social sector organisations, eg social enterprises and charities, to take on investment through the thriving crowdfunding market.
Research by Social Enterprise UK in 2013 shows that access to finance

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Cyber-security: £5 million investment in UK innovation

Comments Off | 03-29-2015

The funding, from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and Innovate UK, will support the further development of theCentre for Secure Information Technology (CSIT) at Queen’s University Belfast – complementing £9 million core funding from Queen’s.
The funding will be used to:

enhance security in virtual environments and connected devices
tackle malware threats and detect and prevent

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