The app, if included as part of a broader test, trace and isolate strategy, could help ease lockdown restrictions.
Chisholm is currently serving as Permanent Secretary at the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy. Manzoni’s departure was confirmed at the end of January.
A “once in a generation” review is being carried out to reform regulation in transport, with the view to better foster new technologies.
The UK’s speech to the WTO this week may provide some indication of the government’s Brexit trade strategy with the EU.
The UK has published its negotiating objectives for a free trade agreement with the US. But reaching a trade agreement will be a balancing act.
When asked about Britain’s intentions for data protection policy in a post-Brexit world, a DCMS data chief preferred to ponder on physics...
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Dame Cressida Dick gives a firm rebuttal to the critics of facial recognition technology.
MoJ on the hunt for Head of Prisons Digital Services to help end reliance on ‘monolithic supplier owned systems’
The Head of Prisons Digital Services will help the MoJ deliver new digital services and technology infrastructure solutions ‘at pace’.
The Cabinet Office has released its annual figures on how much Whitehall departments are spending with SMEs - both directly and indirectly.
We speak to Jacqui Leggetter, Head of Integration at DWP Digital, how the department is changing its culture to own of reusing digital components.
Matt Hancock has this week said that it is a false choice to prioritise ‘fixing the plumbing’ over ‘forging ahead’ - he states that the NHS should be doing both.
The government hopes that by making the data available, passengers will benefit from better services and increase transparency around pricing.
Government announces “unlimited” visa for world’s top scientists - also takes aim at “research bureaucracy”
Prime Minister Boris Johnson appears to be enacting the plans of his adviser Dominic Cummings, who wants to turn the UK into a global science and research hub.
John Manzoni has headed up the civil service since October 2014. His departure comes ahead of likely widespread Whitehall reforms.