PracticePeople In PracticePwC wins DTI contract.

PwC wins DTI contract.

Department of Trade and Industry officials have launched an

The initiative has been designed to help the government make the UK ‘the best place in the world for e-business’.

PricewaterhouseCoopers has been awarded a contract by the DTI to carry out the assessment work on its behalf. It will run initially for 12 months.

The project will assess the impact of e-business on services sectors.

It will also involve making policy recommendations on how to improve the e-business environment in the UK.

Patricia Hewitt, minister for small business and e-commerce (above right), said: ‘The award of this contract will give a major boost to our understanding of why some sectors and businesses are exploiting new technologies more effectively than others.’

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