Tag Archives: Sheffield City Region

Doncaster Sheffield Airport – enhanced international connectivity for the Sheffield City Region

Doncaster Sheffield Airport in conjunction with Flybe are delighted to invite you to join them to learn about the recent commitment that has been made to bring enhanced connectivity to the Sheffield City region. International connectivity is a fundamental catalyst … Continue reading

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Sheffield City Region Visit to IFB2016

IFB2016: The world’s biggest Business Festival Discover opportunities for your business at IFB2016 What is IFB2016? Three themed weeks, 13th – 1st July 2016 of business opportunities, over 75 events, with approximately 85 International delegations, 40 000 delegates, including 10 … Continue reading

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MADE IN SHEFFIELD Awards Dinner 2016

Entries are now open for the Made in Sheffield Awards 2016. This prestigious event celebrates excellence in manufacturing from across the city region. Insider is proud to have been invited by the Master Cutler to once again host this black-tie … Continue reading

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Canada Trade Vist June 2016 – Pre-Visit Meeting

A joint initiative, headed by the Master Cutler Craig McKay, this presents an excellent opportunity for us to fly the flag for our region. Pre-meeting for the multi-sector trade visit to Canada in June 2016, a joint venture between the The … Continue reading

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Cutlery ‘must be Made in Sheffield’

Commons catering chiefs claim it costs too much to maintain silver cutlery and insist a new £17,000 stainless steel set – made in Vietnam or Taiwan – will not ‘compromise class or elegance’.

A report accepted by the Commons Administration Committee says the move will save £50,000 in costs including sharpening, burnishing, repair and replacement over the next five years.

But any switch to stainless steel should be to cutlery that is Made in Sheffield, angry manufacturers say. Continue reading

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Student Placements Spring/Summer 2015

DNCC’s International Student Placement Office (ISPO) can put you in touch with international students and graduates to help with language and cultural issues. The following candidates are available for placements during the coming months:-

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How next generation Silicon Valley will boost South Yorkshire

The advanced manufacturing innovation district will grow from the existing University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, Catcliffe, and the wider Advanced Manufacturing Park at Waverley. Continue reading

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GREAT Chinese Names for GREAT Britain

It is one of 101 points of interest around Britain selected by national tourism agency VisitBritain to feature in a campaign inviting Chinese people to come up with the most fitting, amusing, meaningful, and memorable Chinese names for British places, events, and things.
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Halton International’s review of International Trade for 2015

The outlook is optimistic especially with a general election coming up and the regional UKTI delivery contract up for renewal. Exciting times ahead! Continue reading

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Evaluation report reveals £130million Le Tour boost

The report entitled ‘Three Inspirational Days’ examines the economic and social impact of hosting the world’s largest annual sporting event, which began on Saturday 5 July in Leeds with the first of a two-day Grand Départ in Yorkshire followed by a third stage in Cambridgeshire, Essex and London. Continue reading

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