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UK PM names 5G as R&D focus in new industrial policy

Monday 23 January 2017 | 14:40 CET | News
The UK prime minister Theresa May has proposed a new industrial strategy for the country, channeling R&D funds to areas where Britain has strengths, such as 5G, robotics and artificial intelligence. May presented the green paper at a cabinet meeting, outlining 10 strategic pillars to the policy, such as investing in research, developing skills and upgrading infrastructure. The green paper also sets out technologies where the government has identified strengths in research and development. These could be supported through the new Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund and include smart energy

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