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August 2013

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Thousands descend on Wales for Open weekend

Posted on 31/08/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The Wales Open is expected to attract thousands of visiting golf fans to south Wales this weekend (29 August – 1 September).
Players, spectators and organisers of the ISPS Handa Wales Open have descended on the Celtic Manor Resort for … Read more

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Welsh confectioner launches new product across UK, Europe and Middle East

Posted on 30/08/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Blackwood-based confectionery company Bon Bon Buddies is launching its latest own-brand product, backed by the company’s biggest ever consumer marketing campaign, that will see a sweet brand developed in Wales consumed across the world.
Nanobytes are little round sweets that … Read more

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27th August 2013

South Wales Chamber launches export programme

Posted on 27/08/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The South Wales Chamber of Commerce has released its Autumn International Events Programme, giving Welsh exporters the opportunity to attend seven events throughout September and November.
Businesses can engage in round table discussions on Austria and Switzerland, join the ‘Wales … Read more

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Toronto based Sigma Systems acquires Welsh technology firm

Wales’s technology expertise attracts Canadian investment

Posted on 21/08/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Toronto-based Sigma Systems has acquired Welsh firm Tribold Limited, a world leader in Enterprise Product Management (EPM) software.
Tribold operates its research and development centre from Cwmbran, but its customer base spans Western Europe, the US, Africa, Australia and New … Read more

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Welsh start-ups can open export doors with InvestHK programme

Welsh start-ups can open export doors with InvestHK programme

Posted on 16/08/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Welsh entrepreneurs looking to expand globally can reap the rewards of a new scheme offered by Invest Hong Kong.
The Startmeup.HK Venture Programme aims to help 12 innovative and high impact start-ups from across the world to develop their businesses … Read more

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Croatia’s EU accession opens doors for export opportunities

Croatia’s EU accession opens doors for export opportunities

Posted on 12/08/2013, in International Business Highlights, News, with 0 Comments

The first country to join the bloc since 2007, Croatia officially became a member of the European Union on 1 July 2013.
A historic moment for what has been a politically unstable nation, fireworks lit the sky as the membership … Read more

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Minister promotes Wales in Germany

Posted on 08/08/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Welsh Government Minister for Economy, Edwina Hart is visiting Germany this week (7-9 August) to further develop trade and investment relations between the two countries.
The visit is part of the Welsh Government’s trade programme and will include meeting existing … Read more

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Living abroad and international links increase likelihood of exporting

Posted on 06/08/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 1 Comment

The number of exporting businesses continues to increase, revealed the British Chamber of Commerce, in a survey released yesterday (5 August).
The survey, of more than 4,500 businesses shows that those who ‘think global’, either because they have previously worked … Read more

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Concrete Canvas ramps up export drive and targets Russia and South America

Concrete Canvas ramps up export drive and targets Russia and South America

Posted on 05/08/2013, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Concrete Canvas which sells its highly innovative products to 40 countries around the world is increasing its export drive – making serious inroads into South America and plans to penetrate the lucrative Russian market.
The Pontypridd based company specialises in … Read more

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