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Budget 2017: Hammond looks to tech for a brighter future

Budget 2017: Hammond looks to tech for a brighter future

Philip Hammond has chosen to prepare the UK for “the future” – a decision he repeated no less than 16 times in his autumn Budget speech. To provide that future, he is looking to the UK’s technology and telecoms industry, which is set to receive £740m between 2017 and 2021 to invest in the roll-out of 5G and full-fibre broadband.

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