A new approach has allowed building work to take place offsite, leading to gains in productivity and creating long-term, well-paid jobs.
In 2016, 38 per cent of voters in Scotland backed Brexit. So why is the Party currently stuck at 23 per cent in the polls for next year’s Holyrood election?
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Reshaping Whitehall must be sanctioned by the Prime Minister, but he can empower the Government’s proven reformer, Michael Gove, to drive change.
More emphasis could have been put on local delivery of services, drugs, and even treatment using mobile medical equipment and remote consultation.
If enough of us download this app, we can, through our joint endeavours and the trace and test programme, suppress the virus.
There are still five million adults – around one in ten – who are not online. Twice as many lack the skills and confidence to navigate the online world effectively.
Contact tracing will help the Government to take control of Covid-19. It must ensure the system does not continue indefinitely, however.
Although NHSX’s approach involves a degree of centralisation, it is important to remember that the identifiers uploaded to the server will remain anonymous.
The pundits have the UK’s lost output at up to 30 per cent of GDP: personally, I anticipate it to be less, and closer to 10 per cent to 15 per cent.
Fortunately, a decentralised solution has come forward that will allows epidemiologists and Health Departments to access the data they need.
The Deputy Chief Medical Officer previously said the method was not appropriate for the UK.
My own experience when I was a minister showed two institutions which really didn’t care very much what we thought: the Chinese government, and Google.
Plus: Treasury and Work & Pensions lessons. Greenlighters v the rest. Remembering Attlee’s surplus. And: the key question now is “how”, not “what”.
With parents having to balance their children’s education with their own employment demands, how can technology facilitate these two demands?