CFOtech UK - Technology news for CFOs & financial decision-makers

Government funding stories

Story image
Scrumconnect awarded GBP £3.6m DWP contract for SME digital health service
This month
#
productivity
#
cios
#
government funding
UK tech firm Scrumconnect Consulting secures a GBP £3.6m DWP contract to launch a digital service aiding SMEs in accessing government funding for occupational health assessments.
Story image
Aussie businesses want more support from Government - Xero survey
Tue, 4th May 2021
#
accounting systems
#
digital banking
#
australian government
High expectations for Australian businesses ahead of the country's Federal Budget 2021-2022, says Xero survey. 27% want more support.
Story image
Fresh injection for Maori digital tech fund
Fri, 9th Feb 2018
#
government funding
#
maori in tech
#
ka hao
UK Gov unveils new funds to boost Māori digital tech skills and businesses.
Story image
NSW government invests in local VR projects
Tue, 12th Sep 2017
#
cloud services
#
vr
#
r&d
The aim of the initiative is to help artists and cultural practitioners develop their skills and extend their audiences.
Story image
Akina welcomes $1.85m Government commitment to social enterprise
Thu, 6th Jul 2017
#
social enterprise
#
akina
#
government funding
The Government's funding of $1.85m for New Zealand's social enterprise sector is welcomed by Akina, says CEO Alex Hannant.
Story image
Funding to help put a stop to online bullying
Tue, 4th Apr 2017
#
cyberbullying
#
online safety
#
government funding
Steps towards responsible digital citizenship have been made as a student led programme receives funding to tackle online bullying head on.
Story image
$6 million classrooms for Wellington school
Tue, 2nd Feb 2016
#
edutech
#
it infrastructure
#
ministry of education
Government to invest $6m in Khandallah School for a new nine-classroom block to improve infrastructure and accommodate roll growth.
Story image
Pushpay to raise $13.8 million from shareholders
Thu, 23rd Apr 2015
#
pushpay
#
investment
#
sales
NZ mobile payment app developer Pushpay Holdings aims to raise $13.8m from shareholders through discounted share offer.
Story image
Rex Bionics widens full-year loss as commercialisation costs rise
Wed, 4th Mar 2015
#
nz
#
rex bionics
#
r&d
Rex Bionics Plc, the New Zealand company listed on the London Stock Exchange's AIM market, said higher costs to commercialise its robotic exoskeletons.
Story image
SkyCity backs down, will stick to $402m convention centre budget
Sun, 15th Feb 2015
#
skycity
#
construction
#
auckland
Casino and hoospitality operator SkyCity Entertainment will go back to the drawing board to design an international convention centre for Auckland.
Story image
Drought declared on NZ's South Island east coast, IRD invokes tax relief
Thu, 12th Feb 2015
#
government
#
government funding
#
farmers
The government has declared drought conditions on the east coast of the South Island, triggering a range of support measures, and said the tax depa.
Story image
Sky City 1H profit falls 11% as Adelaide weighs
Wed, 11th Feb 2015
#
new zealand dollar
#
investment
#
skycity
Sky City Entertainment Group, New Zealand's only listed casino company, posted an 11 percent decline in first-half profit as it got less benefit th.
Story image
Rex Bionics stock almost halves in value after sales warning
Mon, 22nd Dec 2014
#
callaghan innovation
#
sales
#
rex bionics
Rex Bionics, the New Zealand company listed on the London Stock Exchange's growth-orientated AIM market, almost halved in value last week after it.
Story image
Martin Jetpack reviews ASX listing as Chinese investor commits A$50M
Fri, 19th Dec 2014
#
surveillance
#
callaghan innovation
#
christchurch
New Zealand jetpack maker, Martin Aircraft Co, has secured more than twice the $25 million funding it has been seeking in a proposed initial public.
Story image
Matakina Technology raises $5.5 mln for export push on breast imaging software
Wed, 10th Dec 2014
#
government funding
#
cloud migration
Wellington's Matakina Technology secures $5.5m to boost global exports of their pioneering breast imaging software, Volpara.
Story image
Sweeter NZ govt film incentive to boost activity, NZFC's Gibson says
Tue, 25th Nov 2014
#
physical security
#
nz
#
intellectual property
New Zealand's film industry is gearing up for a bumper year as the government's sweeter incentives lures foreign projects and boosts domestic produ.
Story image
NZ ISPs in YouTube tie-up to drive faster broadband connections
Fri, 21st Nov 2014
#
digital entertainment
#
retail
#
netflix
New Zealand internet service providers are part of a multinational drive by global video streaming giant YouTube to push customers to faster landli.
Story image
Government’s million-dollar ewaste boost - Updated
Wed, 10th Aug 2011
#
cios
#
recycling
#
christchurch
Additional funding promised - could a product stewardship scheme be in the works?.
Story image
Rural women slam govt broadband plan
Tue, 26th Jan 2010
#
cloud services
#
broadband
#
levy
The organisation that represents rural households is calling on the government to rethink its $300 million plan to upgrade rural broadband infrastructure.
Story image
Kiwishare scrapped in favour of levy for rural broadband
Tue, 29th Sep 2009
#
broadband
#
commerce commission
#
levy
The proposed TDL will commence 2010/2011 and will average at no more than $50 million per annum (which is $20 million less than the current TSO) for the first six years and decrease thereafter to no more than $10 million per annum.