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It was Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s big day: Budget Day. This is the second Budget since he became Chancellor of the Exchequer and the first since COVID-19 radically changed the lives of almost everyone around the world.
The budget had a number of standout elements including the continuation of the job-saving furlough scheme but with freeports, merging of the green and tech industry and the Future Fund: Breakthrough Initiative, we’re seeing what looks to be this government’s hopes and aspirations for what the UK’s future economy looks like.
Here we look at the implications of the 2021 Budget to the tech sector. Read more