Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneurs’

Export Hub tour aims to boost Welsh trade overseas

Comments Off | 02-12-2016

Businesses in Wales seeking to explore global exporting opportunities will be able to capitalise on the advice of international business owners and entrepreneurs when the Exporting is GREAT Export Hub motors into town next week (15-26 February).
The 32 tonne, 40ft long lorry will play host to a series of seminars, drop-in sessions and one-to-one meetings

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Chancellor announces £18 million for life sciences and new business centre as part of Glasgow and Clyde Valley City Deal

Comments Off | 07-22-2014

Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne MP, has announced new funding for the life sciences and a new centre for business as part of the Glasgow City Deal. The announcement was part of the Chancellor’s speech at the Commonwealth Games Business Conference in Glasgow.
The UK government will provide:

£16 million UK government contribution to a new £64

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£400 million to fund growth of British innovation

Comments Off | 07-6-2014

The Technology Strategy Board (TSB) – the UK’s innovation agency – has today (1 July 2014) published its blueprint for growth, which outlines investments of over £400 million in British innovation.
The 2014-15 Delivery Plan sets out the Board’s priorities for accelerating innovation across the UK. It outlines an ambitious plan for developing and nurturing the very

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More than 40,000 budding entrepreneurs helped off benefits

Comments Off | 03-28-2014

More than 40,000 people have moved from claiming benefits to running their own business thanks to a government scheme that helps unemployed people turn their dreams of becoming their own boss into a reality.
These new businesses range from weight loss coaching and a vegan restaurant to a bespoke wedding service and a building firm.
Since its

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