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  • Scottish government 'too close' to salmon farmers

    The Scottish government and regulators are accused of being too close to the salmon farming industry.

    BBC News
  • ‘Nation as a service’ is the ultimate goal of for digitized governments

    Kaspar Korjus, the Founding Managing Director of Estonia’s e-Residency program, shared his futuristic vision on how to get nation states to digitize with attendees of TNW2019 today. The private sector has set the pace for technological transformation, and Korjus thinks it’s time for nation states to catch up. “We’ve given governments millions of dollars to digitize, but they always seem to fail,” Korjus said. But what if they didn’t? Having been part of Estonia’s pioneering digitalization of...

    TNW2019 | The Next Web
  • Scottish government scraps air tax cut

    Plans to cut the tax paid by passengers flying from Scottish airports are scrapped after a backlash over the environmental impact.

    BBC News