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Government must keep commitment to open a new runway by 2030

Media centreNews The Government is expected to announce today that the decision on airport capacity will be left to the next Prime Minister. One year on from the Airports Commission’s recommendation to build a third runway at Heathrow, the announcement further adds to

June 30, 2016 0 comments

Mayor of London joins with tech and creative industries to call for Remain vote

Media centreNews Today, the Mayor of London along with more than 140 representatives of the capital’s leading tech and creative firms has written to The Times calling for a Remain vote in the upcoming referendum. The text of the letter and the

June 22, 2016 0 comments

A Chief Digital Officer for all Londoners

Media centreNews As London Technology Week kicks off, London First, Centre for London and Bloomberg Associates have set out a paper looking at a new role in City Hall: Chief Digital Officer. The report, A Chief Digital Officer for all Londoners: Defining

June 20, 2016 0 comments

Brexit could cost services industry up to £68bn a year in lost exports

Media centreNews Membership of the EU’s Single Market is responsible for between £36bn and £68bn in services exports, according to a new report by London First, based on research by Frontier Economics. The report, Leaving the EU: an assessment of its impact

June 3, 2016 0 comments

LISTEN: London’s Techpreneurs rally to Remain in Europe

Media centreNewsUncategorized London First has been catalysing the tech community to get involved and rally Londoners to register to vote – and Remain. Techpreneurs have immense social media reach and influence, especially with young people. The latter are the least likely to

May 19, 2016 0 comments

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