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June 2014

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Chinese consumers set to experience Welsh Lamb

Posted on 25/06/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The export of Welsh Lamb to China is a step closer after an agreement was reached between the British and Chinese Governments.
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed by UK Prime Minister David Cameron and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang during … Read more

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Welsh innovation used by MIT research project

Welsh innovation used by MIT research project

Posted on 23/06/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Small remote-controlled unmanned air systems, which have been developed in Wales, are to be used in a research programme at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
The remote controlled systems, developed by Cardiff-based BCB International, can land on water with … Read more

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Debate to look at the role of agribusiness in Africa

Posted on 18/06/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Cardiff will play host to a debate next week (Monday 23 June) on whether agribusinesses provide jobs and growth for rural communities across Sub-Saharan Africa or simply create wealth for multinationals.
The event has been organised by the Sub-Sahara Advisory … Read more

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Welsh university is new home of International Institute for Creative Entrepreneurial Development

Welsh university is new home of International Institute for Creative Entrepreneurial Development

Posted on 16/06/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) has been named as the new home of an international institute that informs best practice in enterprise, entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial teaching, learning and evaluation.
The International Institute for Creative Entrepreneurial Development (IICED) … Read more

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ICT company opens its first international office in Wales

Posted on 09/06/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Trusted Data Solutions (TDS), a US company specialising in backup tape restoration and data conversion, has established its European headquarters in Nantgarw where it will create 16 highly-technical skilled jobs.
The company, which is headquartered in New York, has a … Read more

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Welsh exporters travel to South Africa to coincide with WRU tour

Posted on 06/06/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Eight Welsh businesses are travelling to South Africa next week (8 – 15 June) as part of a Welsh Government-led trade mission to visit Johannesburg and Durban, which is timed to coincide with the Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) tour of … Read more

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Post-election overview: Wales and the European Union

Posted on 02/06/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The elections for the European parliament have dominated the headlines over the past week following the rapid ascent of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) to the point where it claimed the biggest percentage of the UK vote, at 27 … Read more

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