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April 2014

30thApril2014

Football Association of Wales launches UEFA EURO 2020 bid

Posted on 30/04/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The Football Association of Wales has officially launched a ‘bid dossier’ that kicks off a process that could see Cardiff selected as one of 13 host cities for the UEFA EURO 2020 Championships.
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28thApril2014

New European HQ for US cloud security firm will create 130 jobs in south Wales

Posted on 28/04/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

US-based cyber security provider is to establish its first European headquarters in Cardiff and a new UK data centre in Newport, creating 130 ‘well paid’ jobs for south Wales.
Houston-based Alert Logic is regarded as a leading provider of managed … Read more

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Growth in Europe for International Greetings

Posted on 25/04/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Wales-based gift wrap, cards and cracker manufacturer, International Greetings, has issued a trading statement for the financial year to the end of March, which shows ‘excellent growth’ in the firm’s European business.
Founded in south Wales in 1979 by Anders … Read more

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Three Welsh exporters recognised by Queen’s Award

Three Welsh exporters recognised by Queen’s Award

Posted on 23/04/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Three Welsh exporters have been named winners of the 2014 Queen’s Award for International Trade.
Anglesey-based frozen yoghurt producer, Plas Farm, Hengoed-based office furniture designers, Orangebox, and civil engineering company, Dawnus International, of Swansea, have all received the industry accolade, … Read more

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China-Britain Business Council launches clinics for Welsh exporters

Posted on 17/04/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Welsh businesses can now benefit from expert advice on doing business in China following the launch of a new partnership between the South Wales Chamber of Commerce and the China-Britain Business Council (CBBC).
Three China business clinics will take place … Read more

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Millions of voters in India prepare to elect new Prime Minister in world’s largest-ever elections

Posted on 15/04/2014, in International Business Highlights, News, with 0 Comments

By Sonia Mathur, India Correspondent
The Indian elections this year are likely to be the biggest in world history. From April 7 till May 12, some 815 million eligible voters, the populations of the EU and US combined, will flock … Read more

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7th Jan 2014

Survey reveals steady Welsh business growth but more export support needed

Posted on 09/04/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The South Wales Chamber of Commerce’s latest Quarterly Economic Survey (QES), released yesterday (8 April 2014), reveals that, despite growth stalling slightly in some areas from the previous quarter, businesses in Wales are moving into Spring with increasing confidence and … Read more

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8th April 2014

Businesses encouraged to boost international trade during Export Week

Posted on 08/04/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

A series of regional events are taking place this week (7 – 11 April) as part of UK Trade & Investment’s Export Week, aimed at expanding current exporter’s activity and to encourage businesses to start exporting.
In Wales, the Welsh … Read more

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4april2014

Historic Hotels of Europe meet in Wales

Posted on 04/04/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The prestigious marketing body, Historic Hotels of Europe (HHE), will hold their annual General Assembly in Wales for the first time in more than 10 years this month.
This year’s General Assembly will be held in Wales and hosted by … Read more

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