UK govt announces GBP 50 million Tech City investment

Thursday 6 December 2012 | 16:48 CET | News
The UK Government has announced a major GBP 50 million investment in Tech City. This will be used to regenerate the Old Street roundabout in East London to create a major tech hub dedicated to start-ups. This new civic building will host classrooms, co-working spaces and workshops equipped with the latest 3D printing technology, for use by both the local start-ups and the wider community. The Government announcement was accompanied by a host of major corporate commitments to Tech City. Microsoft is establishing a Technology Development Centre in the heart of Tech City and will support local

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Companies: Cisco / Microsoft
Countries: United Kingdom
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