• The UK Government is investing an extra £21 million in Tech City UK

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    The government is investing an extra £21 million into Tech City UK over four years.
    It's also increasing the Tier 1 visa cap to 2,000, up from 1,000.
    The prime minister will host a roundtable at Downing Street on Wednesday for people in tech.
    The UK Government announced on Tuesday that it's investing an extra £21 million into technology organisation Tech City UK and doubling the number of visas available for a scheme often used by people working in technology.
    Tech City UK is a semi-public organisation that works to help growing technology companies in the UK. The announcement from Number...
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  • UK plans $80M in tech initiatives, double tech visas to 2,000 to shore up support amid Brexit anxiety

    UK plans $80M in tech initiatives, double tech visas to 2,000 to shore up support amid Brexit anxiety

    3 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    While the UK continues to try to find solid ground to begin its contentious Brexit negotiations, the government today announced several initiatives to try to shore up support the country's technology industry.
    Prime Minister Theresa May and Chancellor Philip Hammond today announced that the UK would double the number of visas issued to “the brightest and best”...
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