Businesses from Hertfordshire and across the South of England have called on Government to support their growth economies as part of the UK’s drive to recover from COVID-19.
A virtual launch event was held by Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce, in association with Hertfordshire LEP, to raise awareness of the awards and encourage local businesses to apply.
Hertfordshire businesses to benefit from new £22m+ investment initiative supporting low carbon technologies and innovation.
Work will start next month on the building of a 420 space multi-storey car park in Hatfield to free up land in the town centre, part-funded by the LEP.
Three new schemes have been launched to support Hertfordshire businesses affected by the Coronavirus pandemic.
Volunteers with business experience are needed to provide Hertfordshire companies affected by the COVID-19 pandemic with immediate help, as part of a new Volunteer Business Support Scheme launched by Hertfordshire LEP, Hertfordshire Growth Hub and the University of Hertfordshire.
The new scheme, which goes live on 5 May, will provide emergency funding to small businesses and is one of three business support schemes to be launched by the LEP in response to COVID-19.
Hertfordshire LEP and Hertfordshire Opportunities Portal are helping schools provide opportunities for students to interact with employers during lockdown through a new series of live webinars.
A new report commissioned by Hertfordshire LEP, Hertfordshire County Council, and HIPP sets out the county's key employment sites and the interventions needed to fully unlock their potential.