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Business West at the Buckingham Palace Garden Party

Earlier this year, British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) nominated me to attend a garden party at Buckingham Palace, in recognition of my support for their work in extending international trade services...
Catherine Stephens
Catherine Stephens
Business West
Posted on: 09.09.19
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Devon firm’s race against the clock to sell ice cream in the desert

When the mercury rises, so too does our appetite for ice cream. If your waistline is bulging as a result of the latest heatwave, then spare a thought for the people of Bahrain. In a country where the...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 27.08.19
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Record month for South West exporters, despite shrinking economy

Business West processed a record number of export documents in July, demonstrating the strength and resilience of South West businesses, despite the gloomy national economic outlook. On average,...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 22.08.19
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Government to issue EORI numbers to businesses following Business West campaign

Earlier in August, Business West warned that 24,000 companies in the South West needed to take urgent action and register for an EORI number as the prospect of a no deal Brexit loomed larger. Today (...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 21.08.19
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Exporters urged to apply for EORI number ahead of Brexit

Around 24,000 companies in the South West that export to Europe are being warned they need to take urgent action as the prospect of a no deal Brexit looms larger. The warning comes from James Monk,...
Ian Mean
Ian Mean
Business West
Posted on: 12.08.19
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Business West exposes letter of credit scam, saving exporter $250,000

A Merthyr-based tractor dealer is counting their lucky stars after they avoided a very dodgy export deal thanks to international trade experts Business West. Dumelow International, which formed in...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 08.08.19
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How Business West is bridging the Atlantic and bringing the US closer to the South West

SMEs from across Bristol and the West of England descended on The Engine Shed for the Business West supported ‘America Made Easy’ seminar last week. The event, which was the latest on a whistle stop...
Kye Parkin
Kye Parkin
Business West
Posted on: 29.07.19
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How much does translation cost?

Paul Bickham, Managing Director of Sure Languages, explains what document translation costs, how it’s calculated and if there are ways you could save money.
Paul Bickham
Paul Bickham
Sure Languages
Posted on: 12.07.19
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Ameeta Virk among top 100 most influential in UK-India relations

Business West’s India Market Specialist, Ameeta Virk, has be named as one of the top 100 most influential in UK-India relations.
Alice Garland
Alice Garland
Posted on: 27.06.19
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