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October 2014

Central Square master plan unveiled

Central Square masterplan unveiled

Posted on 30/10/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The City of Cardiff Council and its development partner Rightacres Property have released details of the proposed masterplan for the regeneration of Central Square.
The ambitious plans incorporate over a million square feet of office, retail and residential buildings around … Read more

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Biotech company set for international launch at Medica

Biotech company set for international launch at Medica

Posted on 29/10/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Jellagen Pty Ltd, the only company in the UK to provide collagen from jellyfish for the biotech industry, is gearing up for an international launch next month at Medica, Europe’s largest med-tech event.
Travelling to Düsseldorf, Jellagen is joining the … Read more

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Wales World Wide

New York gets ready to celebrate Dylan’s birthday

Posted on 24/10/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

New York and Wales are joining forces to celebrate Dylan Thomas’ birthday week – with a performance of Under Milk Wood, an exhibition, poetry reading and much more taking place in the Big Apple.
The Welsh poet was born on … Read more

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CGI to bring 620 jobs to Bridgend

Posted on 22/10/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

CGI, the fifth largest independent information technology and business process services firm in the world, is to expand its operation in Bridgend, creating 620 new jobs.
The expansion, which has been financed by the Welsh Government with £3.2m of funding, … Read more

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China Skyline

China-Britain Business Council host series of clinics in Wales

Posted on 20/10/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Welsh exporters will be able to access expert advice on building trade links China as part of the South Wales Chamber of Commerce and the China-Britain Business Council autumn 2014 programme.
Businesses are set to benefit from three half-day ‘China … Read more

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14th October 2014

Welsh creative firms build trade links in Mexico

Posted on 14/10/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

A delegation of creative industries companies from Wales have travelled to Mexico as part of a Welsh Government knowledge transfer mission, and to advance plans for an official Memorandum of Understanding between the two countries, which is set to be … Read more

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Watch Africa Welsh

Watch-Africa returns for 2014

Posted on 08/10/2014, in News, with 0 Comments

Following the success of Wales’s first ever African Film Festival in 2013, Watch-Africa will return with a new programme of events this October.
The 2014 programme will see the festival expand to cover seven venues across Wales, starting in Swansea, … Read more

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Berlin Skyline

Visit Wales invests £1.5m in campaign to market Wales in Germany

Posted on 07/10/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

A new £1.5million campaign to bring more German visitors to Wales will be launched in the new year.
The latest Visit Wales campaign aims to further raise Wales’s profile in Germany, a market identified as one of three main overseas … Read more

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Swansea University Brazilian HEI Delegation

Swansea University welcomes Brazilian HEI delegation

Posted on 01/10/2014, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Swansea University has hosted a delegation from 13 of Brazil’s most prestigious research-oriented universities as part of a UK-wide visit organised by the British Council in Brazil and the UK.
The visit, which the British Council organised with FAUBAI, the … Read more

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