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Global technology company is to create 100 jobs in south Wales

Posted on 08/10/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Capgemini, the consulting, technology and outsourcing services provider, is to create 100 highly-skilled jobs over the next three years at a new application delivery centre in Treforest, south Wales.
Capgemini is investing £17.1 million over five years, and is also … Read more

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Swansea-based translation company opens New York office

Swansea-based translation company opens New York office

Posted on 06/10/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

A Swansea-based translation company has expanded its business operations by opening a new office on Madison Avenue, New York.
Wolfestone is now offering language translation services, multilingual SEO, transcreation and localisation from its American hub. It also has offices in … Read more

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Tour operators descend on Deganwy for ‘Discover Wales’ event

Posted on 01/10/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

More than 30 UK-based incoming and international tour operators arrive at The Quay Hotel and Spa, Deganwy, north Wales today (1 October) for the ‘Discover Wales’ workshop.
The event, which takes place for the second time, is one of a … Read more

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Wales deaf rugby win historic test series in South Africa

Posted on 13/08/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Wales, the current world deaf rugby champions, have visited South Africa to compete in a two match test series that saw the squad face South Africa Deaf Rugby for the first time.
Wales took on the ‘Deaf Boks’ in Pretoria … Read more

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Duo behind Doctor Who set up new production company based in south Wales and Los Angeles

Posted on 29/07/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The Welsh Government is joining forces with former BBC executives responsible for Doctor Who, Torchwood and Da Vinci’s Demons to support a new UK/US production company co-sited in south Wales and Los Angeles to produce high-end TV and film for … Read more

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Huge Boost to Tourism in 2015

Posted on 07/07/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The tourism industry in Wales had a flying start to the year following a record breaking 2014, according to figures published by the Welsh Government.
The figures for the Great Britain Day Visits survey from January – April 2015, including … Read more

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Newport to host literature event exploring Welsh diaspora

Posted on 03/07/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

A day-long festival of literature exploring the concept and connection of Wales and its ‘borders’ starts this week (4 July) at the Priory Hotel in Caerleon, Newport.
‘Literature on the Lawn – Borderlands’ will be hosted by Dylan Moore, culture … Read more

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Conwy named as one of the most beautiful places in Europe

Posted on 01/07/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

The ancient walled town of Conwy, north Wales, has been named as one of 30 of the ‘Most Beautiful places in Europe’ by a Japanese tourism initiative – and the only place in the UK to make it on to … Read more

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Singaporean-owned biotech company to launch clinical trial at its new Welsh facility

Singaporean-owned biotech company to launch clinical trial at its new Welsh facility

Posted on 17/06/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

Neem Biotech, a Singaporean-owned biotech company, has announced it is on track to launch its first clinical trial for a drug to help people with cystic fibrosis.
The announcement was made during the opening of its new purpose designed facility … Read more

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Welsh cyber security firm opens first international office

Welsh cyber security firm opens first international office

Posted on 03/06/2015, in News, Wales Business Highlights, with 0 Comments

An IT firm that specialises in providing cyber security solutions is opening an office in Australia and expanding its Welsh operations to meet the growing international demand for its services.
Net Consulting will move from Cardiff Bay to larger premises … Read more

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