Key points General agreement that action needs to be taken to tackle global .
Data from the ONS shows the telecoms sector is the fastest .
The UK construction industry has increased its R&D spending to a record .
A Coventry-based engineering consultancy has been given a £25,000 penalty .
UK’s fastest-growing sector The telecoms industry is the UK’s .
The UK aerospace industry has grown its R&D spending by more than any .
Housebuilders have been told to modernise or die for years, despite housing .
The UK Office for National Statistics (ONS) has revealed that the .
The latest ONS data has revealed a record high of £351m in research .
The construction industry has increased its research and development .
In the latest instalment of Insider’s Q&A series on the .
The full count of R&D tax relief claims for 2016/17 was 20% up on .