Tag: Economic News

WDS meet future Lord Mayor

Sir Gavyn Arthur, former Lord Mayor of London, hosted a reception for the Women in Diplomatic Service where members met prominent people from the City,…

Protecting Intellectual Property

The question of Intellectual property (IP) protection for firms expanding their trade in the UK was examined at a recent TradeNet seminar. IP lawyer Samantha…

In the dock?

Roland Rudd looks ahead to Bretton Woods II in New York this month and considers the role the EU should play in building a new…

Biotech speed dating

Sapna Chadha, Philip Kendall and Dr Lutz Berg Contacts Book Philip Kendal:philip.kendall@ukbiotech.org.uk Sapna Chadha: sapna.chadha@uktradeinvest.gov.uk Why is British biotech flourishing? Two speakers from the Biotech…

Green stuff

Climate change is not the end of the world. It’s a business opportunity. This is the theme for the next meeting of International TradeNet, a…

Brown’s ‘Business Ambassadors’

Gordon Brown has appointed 17 “Business Ambassadors’ to inspire confidence and promote investment in the ailing British economy. Those involved include academic and industry heavyweights…

Riding out the storm – UKTI chief

UKTI Chief Executive Andrew Cahn and AERL President Shmuel Ben Tovim and at Bloomberg With global financial markets in turmoil, UK Trade and Investment chief…

WDS and AERL City slickers

London’s women diplomats teamed up with economic attachés for an insider’s view of some of the City’s great institutions. The City Walk was arranged by…

When BITs bite back

This month around 20 members of the Association of Economic Representatives in London attended a seminar on Bilateral Investment Treaties at the City Law firm…

AERL meets Lord Mayor

Shmuel Ben Tovim, Lord Mayor David Lewis and Neil Chrimes Members of the Association of Economic Representatives in London were invited to a briefing with…