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International Trade Secretary Liam Fox visits staff at Business West's new International Trade Centre

Business West is giving a boost to the government’s post-Brexit export drive in the South West to meet the challenge of recruiting hundreds more companies to become exporters for the first time. And...
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 27.10.16
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Searching for the best high growth businesses in the South West

The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses programme provides high-quality education and business support to leaders of high growth small businesses in the UK. The new expanded programme is now...
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 25.10.16
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The Secretary of State for Transport meets Bristol & Bath Business Leaders

Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP, Secretary of State for Transport, attended a roundtable in Bristol on Thursday 20th October to discuss the government's regional transport and infrastructure priorities with...
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 20.10.16
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MPs face Gloucestershire businesses over how to prepare for Brexit

All six Gloucestershire MPs have agreed to speak to businesses at a special event designed to encourage local firms to become first time exporters and help them overcome any fears they may have over...
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 19.10.16
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BCC appoints Adam Marshall as Director General

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) is delighted to announce the appointment of Adam Marshall as its new Director General with immediate effect. Adam initially took on the role on an Acting basis...
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 13.10.16
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Hinkley Point C approval - great news but just the beginning

The Government have decided to proceed with the new nuclear build at Hinkley Point C providing the country with a new, stable, energy production.
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 15.09.16
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South West Jobs Market Remained Firm Before EU Vote

The latest data released by the Office for National Statistics on the 17th August found that in the three months to June 2016...
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 19.08.16
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Phil Smith, Managing Director of Business West talks candidly about Hinkley Point C

We simply cannot underestimate the importance that the South West places on an early decision by the new Prime Minister on the future of EDF's Hinkley Point C project.
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 18.08.16
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Government guarantees funding beyond UK's date to leave the EU

Chancellor Phillip Hammond confirmed over the weekend that the government will back EU-funded projects signed before this year's Autumn Statement, resulting in many opportunities for local businesses...
Mary Martin
Mary Martin
Business West
Posted on: 17.08.16
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