UK launches programme to promote trade with Brazil

The UK has today launched a £20 million programme to help Brazilian SME's trade with the UK and other countries. 

A new trade facilitation programme will support Brazilian businesses to export, which will help boost trade with countries including the UK.

First steel cut for HMS Cardiff

The first steel has been cut for HMS Cardiff, the second ship in the Royal Navy’s next generation of Type 26 anti-submarine frigates.

Defence Minister Anne-Marie Trevelyan cut the steel for the UK’s newest warship at a ceremony at BAE Systems’ shipyard in Govan on the River Clyde.

£100 million crackdown on crime in prison

Airport-style security and cutting-edge technology to crack down on criminal activity in prisons.

Prison security will be boosted by a £100 million investment as part of a crackdown on crime behind bars, the government has announced (13 August 2019).