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Take stock of where your customers are today. Has anything changed in your international sales cycle for current markets? The landscape is changing all the time; are there emerging opportunities in countries you might not have considered before? Continue reading

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Government doubles number of firms receiving export help in 7 months

In April 2014 Lord Livingston wrote to every medium sized business in the country offering them tailored trade advice and an intensive programme of support from UKTI to help them start exporting or break into new markets.

Medium sized businesses are vital to the government’s long-term economic plan to reduce the deficit and create more jobs. The CBI estimates that if they reach their full potential, it would be worth £20 to £50 billion to the UK economy.
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Focus on South Africa

The UK is in South Africa’s ‘Premier League’ of trading partners, with an annual bilateral relationship over £9.6bn and is set to double following challenging targets set by ministers. Continue reading

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Yorkshire International Business Convention

For the first time the Yorkshire International Business Convention (YIBC) will be held in Rotherham this spring. Continue reading

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Using social media to drive business

UKTI are providing an overview of the best social media channels for businesses to use to achieve their organisations objectives along with some best practice advice. Not so long ago, social media seemed so new and different, but now it’s simply part of the way we do marketing. In today’s world, social media tactics need to be considered within your strategic marketing decisions. Continue reading

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UKTI – Language and Culture Bound

As part of Export Week, UKTI are delivering a free event for businesses covering culture and language. Continue reading

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UKTI – Language and Culture Bound

As part of Export Week, This free half day UK Trade and Investment workshop aims to provide delegates with a participative and interactive overview of Language and Culture and their importance in an international business context. Continue reading

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UKTI – Exporting for Growth: Raise Your Online Presence

As part of Export Week, UK Trade and Investment are providing a free event to provide businesses with an insight into raising your online presence. Whether you are already exporting or thinking about growing your business by developing export markets, you need to be aware of the opportunities that using your online presence can bring. Continue reading

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Guide

Renate Halton is named in the latest European list of the Top Ten Most Influential People, or ‘Movers and Shakers’, in the corporate e-learning sector compiled by a panel of key sector experts: ‘As Head of Halton International, she was … Continue reading

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South Yorkshire International Trade Forum Halton International has been acting as Executive Manager for SYITF since July 2010. Originally established in 2005 as the Yorkshire World Trade Forum, the South Yorkshire International Trade Forum was formed by a group of managing … Continue reading

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