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This section provides information on R&I policies and performances for United Kingdom.

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27 April 2017

Emma Walmsley has put a shake-up of drug development at Glaxosmithkline at the heart of her leadership as she set about addressing investors’ concerns over the group’s lacklustre research productivity. Addressing the City for the first time, the newly appointed chief executive of Britain’s biggest....

27 April 2017

GETTY - STOCK IMAGE ABPI could abandon Britain and they delay launching medicines The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI) is demanding an increase in health spending from 9.9 per cent to 11 per cent of GDP in "detailed" election campaign requests, which has prompted criticism of "special pleading" from Tory MPs.

27 April 2017

The Higher Education and Research Bill returns to the House of Lords on Thursday 26 April for consideration of Commons amendments in 'ping pong'.

Members discussed representation of devolved administrations on the executive committee of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and UK research councils.

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