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Inward investment into Hertfordshire expected to create more than 1,100 jobs
28 Jul 22
Inward investment into Hertfordshire expected to create more than 1,100 jobs

Investment director at the DIT says Hertfordshire LEP’s "consistent" approach to attracting foreign direct investment sets "a fantastic example that supports job creation and economic growth that will level up the whole of the UK".

Key industry leaders join Hertfordshire LEP’s film and TV Panel to accelerate growth
12 Jul 22
Key industry leaders join Hertfordshire LEP’s film and TV Panel to accelerate growth

Major players from film and TV studios based in Hertfordshire convened to commit to Hertfordshire LEP's action plan of creating a wider skills provision for people seeking careers in the sector.

Hertfordshire’s leading life sciences industry gets global push for investment
12 Jul 22
Hertfordshire’s leading life sciences industry gets global push for investment

Department of International Trade webinar will promote Stevenage’s unique life sciences ecosystem to a global audience of leading companies and investors.

Transport Secretary unveils new technology at BEGS-supported, hi-tech manufacturing firm
29 Jun 22
Transport Secretary unveils new technology at BEGS-supported, hi-tech manufacturing firm

Grant Shapps visited Silver Fox, which received £100,000 from the Hertfordshire Business Expansion Grant Scheme (BEGS), to unveil new machines including a specialist printing press that is driving forward the company's growth.

Skills and SMEs are key components in Hertfordshire's economic growth, key summit hears
22 Jun 22
Skills and SMEs are key components in Hertfordshire's economic growth, key summit hears

At the ICAEW London and East Economic Summit on 21 June, Hertfordshire LEP's Chief Executive Neil Hayes said supporting skills and SME growth would provide opportunities to grow Hertfordshire's economy.

Hundreds attend Generation X event in Broxbourne to support Hertfordshire’s businesses and future talent
21 Jun 22
Hundreds attend Generation X event in Broxbourne to support Hertfordshire’s businesses and future talent

Generation Broxbourne, the latest in the series of Hertfordshire LEP's Generation X events, was a success in linking businesses with young people to inspire their future career choices.

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