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Australian TV company to open European centre in Wales

Australian TV company to open European centre in Wales

Posted on 01/09/2016, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

An independent Australian TV production and distribution company has chosen to locate its new European production centre in Wales, creating more than 20 highly-skilled jobs and supporting up to 200 freelance jobs.
Flame Media Group, which has its headquarters and … Read more

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Welsh education software business has backing from TES Global

Posted on 31/03/2016, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

A Pembrokeshire-based provider of education software, EduKey Education, has received an investment boost from the digital education business, TES Global.
The deal will see TES benefit from EduKey’s portfolio of products, which have built a global user base of more … Read more

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Flying the flag for Wales on St David’s Day

Flying the flag for Wales on St David’s Day

Posted on 01/03/2016, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Red Dragon Flagmakers literally ‘fly the flag’ for Wales as its hand-finished traditional sewn flags are present on buildings around the globe on St David’s Day.
But last week the Swansea-based social enterprise landed one of its largest and most … Read more

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Aston Martin invests in Wales with opening of new manufacturing facility

Aston Martin invests in Wales with opening of new manufacturing facility

Posted on 24/02/2016, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Aston Martin has announced significant new investments towards its long-term future in the UK by confirming that it has chosen St Athan in south Wales as the location for its second manufacturing facility.
It is anticipated that up to 1,000 … Read more

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Extreme Sailing celebrates 10th season with visit to Cardiff

Extreme Sailing celebrates 10th season with visit to Cardiff

Posted on 17/02/2016, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Extreme Sailing Series™ organisers, OC Sport, has confirmed details of its 2016 series, seeing the event stop at eight locations worldwide, one of which is Cardiff Bay.
The announcement was made at the Dubai International Marine Club to mark the … Read more

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Major sporting events mark Wales’s Year of Adventure

Major sporting events mark Wales’s Year of Adventure

Posted on 29/01/2016, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Registration for two major Welsh sporting events are open for entry.
This March (26th) sees the IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships take place in Cardiff, with more than 200 of the world’s best athletes from 50 countries … Read more

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Four Welsh universities ranked in global list for international outlook

Posted on 28/01/2016, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Four welsh universities have been placed in the top 200 of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
The Welsh institutions to make the list are Bangor University, ranking highest at 107th, Cardiff University at 126th, … Read more

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Welsh international trade programme announced

Posted on 13/01/2016, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

An extensive programme of overseas events has been announced by Economy Minister Edwina Hart for 2016 -17, which has been designed to put Wales firmly on the international trade and tourism map.
The proposed programme includes up to 44 events … Read more

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Work underway to create £65m facility in Wrexham for Cytec Industries

Posted on 05/11/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Work is now underway on the new £65 million European Adhesive Resin Facility for Cytec Industries Inc that is proposed to create around 50 new highly-skilled jobs in Wrexham.
The new facility, which is opposite its existing manufacturing plant on … Read more

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Global medical technology company expands operations in west Wales

Posted on 16/10/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Magstim, an international manufacturer of sophisticated medical devices for brain investigation and therapy, is set to increase its workforce with the creation of 50 new jobs at its Carmarthenshire base in west Wales.
Magstim will be supported with a funding … Read more

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