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News Bulletin: Economic Resilience Fund – Find out if your business is eligible for support from the third phase

Visit Wales Industry News News for the Tourism Industry in Wales To subscribe to our newsletter, click here. Having trouble viewing this email or to share, view online. 7 October 2020 Economic Resilience Fund – Find out if your business is eligible for support from the third phase Businesses across Wales can now find out if they can apply for funding from the third phase of the Economic Resilience Fund (ERF) by visiting the online Eligibility Checker. Economy Minister Ken Skates announced the new phase of the fund last week which will see an additional £140m being made available to businesses. The
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Latest News on EU Funds In Wales

      FAQs on the impact of Coronavirus In response to the UK Government and Public Health Wales (PHW) advice on the coronavirus (COVID 19), please see guidance for project managers delivering EU-funded projects in these challenging times. Please keep checking the website for the latest information. News headlines Chwarae Teg secures £6m EU funds The funding will extend the organisation’s career development programme to 2023, supporting women in Wales to progress their careers, and assisting businesses to implement equality strategies and modern working practices.   Your views wanted on the future of Regional Investment in Wales The Welsh
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15 Top Business Optimisation Tips…

Your business culture or philosophy is the ultimate key to your productivity and success. It will either enable or disable everything else that you do. Developing the right business culture is key to your success as everything you do hinges around this fundamental aspect of your business. If a businesses culture or the culture of the leaders or staff is wrong, the impact of even the best business growth and business optimisation techniques would be severely limited. Too many organisations only pay lipservice to these factors and as a result they constantly struggle to make real progress. Please find these
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Help with Your Business Optimisation including Switching your business online, where possible…

In Modern times it has been important to use technology and the Internet wherever possible in your business to improve it’s efficiency, processes, costs and the Sales & Marketing reach of clients and audience, and this has never been more important for businesses than NOW! Coronavirus Effect! Is your business ready and prepared for the new world order? With the current climate being one of lock down, self isolation and restricted movement people are going to turn to technology and the internet even more now than ever before? If you are not already embracing Technology and the Internet in your
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Welsh Unemployment at Record Low of 2.9% 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿💼📰

New figures show jobs market ‘in fine form’ as unemployment drops in Wales Unemployment in Wales has fallen to a record low of 2.9% in October to December, compared with 3.8% for the UK. During this period there were 45,000 people looking for work, 14,000 fewer than the previous three months. Responding to the latest official labour market statistics, Robert Lloyd Griffiths, Director of IoD Wales, said: “The UK jobs market ended last year in fine form with employment up by 0.5% to 74.4% in Wales with unemployment down to 2.9% , but 2020 may be more challenging for employers.
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Business Events in Wales for February 💼📅🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

Business Events in Wales for February Business Events in Wales for February...   19th February – Bangor Managing Sickness Absence & Return to Work Conversations EVENTS 19th February – Newport Ladies Who Latte EVENTS 19th February – Cardiff Managing Your Finance & Tax EVENTS 19th February – Cardiff Women’s Business Lunch EVENTS 19th February – Gower Sell More With Digital Marketing EVENTS 19th February – Cardiff Ukie Hub Crawl: Raising Your Profile EVENTS 20th February – Swansea Amazon Tour EVENTS 20th February – Cwmbran Sell More With Digital Marketing EVENTS 20th February – Cardiff Cardiff Breakfast Club – Guest Speaker
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How to fix Newport’s high street problem 💼📰🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

What should be done to fix Newport’s high street problem and bring people back to the centre? NO HIGH street has been immune to the impact of austerity, rise in online shopping and increase in out-of-town retail parks. But cities such as Bristol and Manchester have reinvented themselves by offering clean and vibrant spaces, encouraging local businesses and providing reasons to visit. With Newport sandwiched between Bristol and Cardiff, the high-street decline has been particularly pronounced. Indeed, a report from PwC found that between January 2019 and July 2019, Newport lost the second most shops in Wales – with ten closing and four
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