BUSINESS

“There’s a way to do it better – find it.”

Posted: 20 August 2019
What can business people learn from the words by Thomas Edison and other innovators?
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£13.2bn

Posted: 29 July 2019
Exports from the UK creative sectors reached £13.2bn in 2016.
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Business Profile: Michael Bloomberg

Posted: 27 July 2019
On making progress from the ninth richest person in the world.
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Creative Industry Companies to Receive Additional £150 Million to Boost Exports

Posted: 21 July 2019
The UK's thriving creative industries are now contributing over £100 billion to the national economy and the Creative Industries Trade and Investment Board strives to amplify this success around the world.
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$421,000

Posted: 13 July 2019
You’ll need to earn about $421,000 per year to be in the top one percent of earners in the United States.
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$2.3 trillion

Posted: 5 July 2019
The potential market size of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) with 1.2 billion people is expected to reach $2.3 trillion.
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African Nations Working Towards an Ambitious AfCFTA Plan to Create World’s Largest Trade Area

Posted: 5 July 2019
The Gambia has recently become the latest country to ratify the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement.
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A Significant Trade Deal Agreed between EU and South America

Posted: 29 June 2019
The EU and South American bloc, Mercosur, reach a trade deal after 20 years of negotiations.
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Winners for the Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 New York Award Announced

Posted: 22 June 2019
This group of unstoppable entrepreneurial leaders transforming our world was selected by an independent judging panel made up of previous award winners, leading CEOs, investors and other regional business leaders.
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Entry Deadline for Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative is Fast Approaching

Posted: 21 June 2019
The call for entries for the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) will be closing on 30 June. That allows less than 10 days for African entrepreneurs to submit their businesses for the chance to pitch Jack Ma and win a share of the USD1 million prize at the grand finale event in November 2019.
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What Support is Available for Small Businesses?

Posted: 20 June 2019
Some of the programmes available to small businesses range from funding to guidance and advice.
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£6.3 billion

Posted: 17 June 2019
London currently ranks as the number one destination for tech and venture capital investment in Europe, attracting £6.3 billion in venture capital investment in 2018, more than any other European country.
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UK Exports Boom in All 4 Nations

Posted: 14 June 2019
Exports of goods have grown across the UK; in Scotland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland.
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1/5

Posted: 8 June 2019
A fifth of all UK registered businesses have never exported, despite believing that they have goods or services which would sell overseas.
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UK Government Increases Support for Small and Medium Businesses

Posted: 8 June 2019
About 400,000 UK businesses are missing the opportunity to export, despite increasing international demand for British goods and services.
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