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Coronavirus Brings Home Importance of Investment in Digital Infrastructure

The coronavirus pandemic has thrown into sharp relief the need for a good digital infrastructure, not least because of the sudden huge increase in the number of people working from home. READ HERE



NEW £500m Economic Resilience Fund set to benefit those companies that have not yet benefited from the financial support packages announced

The Welsh Government announced a £1.1bn support package for the economy and public services in Wales. The package consists of cash reallocated from existing budgets and new money – already announced – from the UK Treasury. READ HERE



Our New Strategy: Surviving the Present, Preparing for the Future

This past couple of weeks has presented huge challenges and uncertainties to all of us, the like of which few if any of us can remember. We have all had to adapt our ways of working, our lifestyles, our understandings, plans and expectations. READ HERE



How to apply for a COVID-19 Business Support Grant in the Cardiff Capital Region
Local authorities in Cardiff Capital Region are helping businesses affected by the coronavirus outbreak access the grants offered them by the Welsh Government. READ HERE



New Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Opens To Smaller Business Across The UK

The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) opened for applications and supports a wide range of business finance products, including term loans, overdrafts, invoice finance and asset finance facilities. READ HERE



A testing time that will prove our strength as a region
Written by: Kellie Beirne, Director, City Deal. Kellie talks about the coronavirus pandemic and how it will test the resilience of our communities and how the CCR can assist in the recovery. READ HERE



COVID-19: Unprecedented Times Call for an Unprecedented Response
Written by: Councillor Anthony Hunt, Leader of Torfaen County Borough Council, CCR Cabinet Lead Inclusive Growth. Anthony talks about the response that is needed in these unprecedented times and how the ten local authorities working together within the CCR structure can help in solving these problems. READ HERE

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Business Impact Survey
This survey aims to assess existing and potential negative impacts from Covid-19 for Welsh businesses and their staff. READ HERE



Press Release – Cardiff Capital Region Outlines Its Support for Business During Coronavirus Pandemic
The Cardiff Capital Region (CCR) has outlined its work supporting businesses in South Wales affected by the Covid-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. READ HERE

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