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March 2013

29thMarch2013

Swansea set for global audience after TV deal

Posted on 29/03/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Swansea Bay is set for global exposure after a deal was struck that will see television series, Da Vinci’s Demons, broadcast on international network, Starz.
The series, filmed at various locations throughout the region, will be aired from April 12… Read more

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Experts highlight how Welsh businesses can do business in Asia

Posted on 27/03/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Expertise from Japan, Hong Kong, Malaysia and India came to Wales last week, to discuss the Asian markets with Welsh exporters at ‘Doing Business in Asia: Meet the Experts.’
Hosted by UKTI, the South Wales Chamber of Commerce and the … Read more

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Indian Budget 2013: Foreign investment key to growth, says Indian Finance Minister

Posted on 25/03/2013, in International Business Highlights, News, with 0 Comments

By Sonia Mathur
“Doing business in India must be seen as easy, friendly and mutually beneficial,” said P Chidambaram, India’s Finance Minister, as he laid out his 2013/14 budget in the Indian parliament.
The budget comes as India, Asia’s third … Read more

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Growing opportunities in the next wave of Asian tigers

Posted on 21/03/2013, in International Business Highlights, News, with 0 Comments

By Graeme Davies
For many years, companies looking to export eastwards into Asia have concentrated on the Asian ‘superpowers’ of China and India as their target markets, but this is potentially doing a disservice to the opportunities elsewhere in a … Read more

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Wales to star at International Food & Drink Event

Posted on 19/03/2013, in International Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Wales’s growing food and drink industry is well represented this week, as one of the year’s top international food exhibitions is hosted in London.
Wales has its biggest ever presence at the International Food and Drink Event (IFE), at the … Read more

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Wales life sciences sector to link with major European cluster

Posted on 18/03/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The life sciences sector in Wales is to link with one of Europe’s strongest clusters under a new ‘twinning’ agreement announced today (Monday March 18) that is set to create wide-ranging opportunities and benefits.
Speaking ahead of the BioWales 2013 … Read more

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Wales gears up for the climax of the RBS 6 Nations

Posted on 15/03/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

By Kate Madley
It’s a big weekend for Wales – not only in sporting terms but also for the businesses hosting the thousands of visitors coming to the Cardiff region for the climax of the RBS 6 Nations rugby tournament.… Read more

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BioWales – the signature event for the Welsh life sciences sector – attracts international audience

BioWales – the signature event for the Welsh life sciences sector – attracts international audience

Posted on 13/03/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The spotlight will be firmly fixed on the life sciences sector in Wales next week as BioWales 2013 opens its doors to an international audience, with delegates flying in from the USA, Cuba, China and Europe as well as the … Read more

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UKTI Australia hosts webinar series for creative industries

Posted on 12/03/2013, in Front Page, International Business Highlights, News, with 0 Comments

Welsh businesses in the creative sector are being invited to register for a free webinar held on 13 March designed to help them expand their operations down under.
‘Getting creative in Australia’ will be run by the UKTI team based … Read more

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Commonwealth Day 2013

Posted on 11/03/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The second Monday in March marks Commonwealth Day, which sees annual celebrations bringing together the 54 modern Commonwealth countries to commemorate the links shared.
This year, Commonwealth celebrations focus on the theme ‘Opportunity through Enterprise,’ aimed to highlight economic innovation … Read more

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