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Media Cymru is shifting mindsets and moving many dials in the creative industries, with a series of funding rounds, training, research, and opportunities that will revolutionise the CCR media landscape and secure a status of global excellence. But what makes it a world-first?
The announcement of a CCR-based Cyber Innovation Hub in May this year opened up many new horizons for the economy, talent base and security of our region. With today - ‘Cyber Monday’ - showing how deeply cyber now shapes our world, we spoke with Professor Pete Burnap, the key driver behind the Hub, on the progress being made towards a ‘hard launch’ in the spring of 2023 …
The CCR Climate Coalition, in collaboration with the Welsh Government Energy Service, has published a guide to ‘low and no cost cost’ energy efficient solutions, to help businesses and individuals mitigate against rising energy costs this winter.
The launch of Media Cymru gave birth to a five year programme focused on making CCR a global hub of innovation. But what is the vision - and who are the team - behind it?
The CCR Climate Coalition today released findings from the first ever independent survey reporting the views and climate concerns of the South East Wales business community.
Tuesday 15th November brought the much-anticipated unveiling of CCR’s £50 million Innovation Investment Capital fund - with a fully-subscribed launch event at Cardiff’s Principality Stadium seeing a 150-strong audience enjoy learning how this fund will take SME innovation in South East Wales to a whole new level.
A new fund focused on providing innovative Cardiff Capital Region businesses with long-term capital, has been launched at an event at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff.
Cardiff Capital Region’s Strategic Premises Fund (SPF) has secured its first landmark investment, helping drive the next stage of growth for Pulse Plastics Limited by funding their relocation to a 38,000 square foot industrial unit on the Rassau Industrial Estate in Ebbw Vale.
Autumn has brought some heart-warming headlines on the skillscape of South East Wales, featuring the Apprenticeships Awards Cymru 2022, FE Colleges establishing Employment & Enterprise Bureaus, CITB Wales investment extension, 2B Enterprising and Redrow bringing skills to life in Caerleon and Welsh Government commit more to Digital and Green reskilling.

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