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September 2014

29th September 2014

New European contracts for Cardiff-based med tech company

Posted on 29/09/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Cardiff-based Asalus Medical Instruments is celebrating new contracts with seven distributors to supply high-tech equipment to hospitals across Europe.
The contracts will see the company supply hospitals in the UK, Germany, France, Italy, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Austria, Switzerland, the Benelux … Read more

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Welsh businesses urged to trade with “pro-business” Hong Kong

Posted on 24/09/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Hong Kong is “a very pro-business place” to grow your operations. That was the message from InvestHK Associate Director-General Andrew Davis at an event aimed at alerting Welsh businesses of the opportunities available in the region.
Held at the St … Read more

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US cell therapy company opens new European HQ in Wales

Posted on 22/09/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

San Diego-based cell therapy company, Cytori Therapeutics, has opened a new European HQ in Deeside Industrial Estate, with a view to creating up to 30 new jobs in Wales.
The company develops cell therapy treatments primarily for cardiovascular disease, as … Read more

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Event to help Welsh businesses looking to Hong Kong

Posted on 18/09/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Existing and aspiring Welsh exporters will have the chance to hear about the opportunities available in Hong Kong at an event held at St David’s Hotel & Spa on Friday.
Hosted by InvestHK and the South Wales Chamber of Commerce, … Read more

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The Welsh at Melbourne Writers Festival

Posted on 16/09/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

by Rachel Trezise
On return from a recent visit to Australia for the Melbourne Writers Festival, Welsh novelist, short-story writer and dramatist, Rachel Trezise, discusses the impact of Welsh literature at the ten-day event.
August this year I was invited … Read more

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Welsh exports outperform the rest of the UK

Welsh exports outperform the rest of the UK

Posted on 08/09/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Exports from Wales have increased by more than five per cent in the last year, outperforming much of the rest of the UK.
The value of Welsh exports increased by £737m, with a rise in exports to both EU and … Read more

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Welsh stars welcome Obama to Wales

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

Bryn Terfel, Kathryn Jenkins OBE and Matthew Rhys are among an array of Welsh stars who are welcoming President Obama to Wales for this week’s NATO Summit.
Together with actors Damian Lewis and Helen McCrory, and athlete Colin Jackson, they’ve … Read more

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Indian Prime Minister calls for policy change to drive growth

Posted on 03/09/2014, in International Business Highlights, News, with 0 Comments

By Sonia Mathur, India Correspondent
“Come, make in India!” That was the call from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his first ever Independence Day speech.
It’s a tradition that dates back to 15 August 1947. On that day, the … Read more

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