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31st October 2014

Expert Advice from Broomfield & Alexander: Cross Border Transactions – Pitfalls for Tech Companies Expanding Overseas

Cross border transactions – pitfalls for tech companies expanding overseas The team at Broomfield & Alexander are noticing more and more issues arising from the rules surrounding cross border transactions. As it becomes more difficult to determine where revenues are derived in the digital environment it becomes harder to ensure revenues and/or profits are not…

30th October 2014

IBI Group Designed Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre Starts on Site

Following the successful completion of Cardiff University’s Hadyn Ellis Building, IBI Group’s design for a subsequent phase of the Maindy Road Campus master plan has started on site; the £44million Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC). The new building will be four times larger than the University’s existing facilities, meaning staff from different departments…

30th October 2014

UKTI Opportunity: Vietnam – Medical Supply to 3 General Hospitals

3 private general hospitals in Vietnam is looking for suppliers of medical equipment and devices. The 3 hospitals belong to the biggest private corporation in Vietnam. All of them are expected to open in 2015. Each project is worth $50 million of medical equipments. Bidding process will be open soon. UK Export Finance is interested…

29th October 2014

MediWales NHS Awards Supported by NISCHR – Deadline Approaching

The deadline for submissions to the MediWales NHS Awards supported by NISCHR is approaching - we have just over 1 week remaining. Our 9th Innovation Awards competition and celebratory dinner is not far away and the NHS awards will close for submissions on 7th November 2014.
27th October 2014

Asalus Medical Instruments strengthens management team

A Cardiff-based developer of advanced medical devices has strengthened its management team with two new appointments. Asalus Medical Instruments has recruited Jon Lawrence as Commercial Manager and Joanne Campbell as Regulatory and Quality Affairs
27th October 2014

EKF launching sepsis biomarker and POC haemoglobin analyser at Medica 2014

EKF Diagnostics, the global diagnostics company, announces that it will be introducing two new diagnostic tests at Medica 2014, 12-15th November, Düsseldorf, Germany. In Hall 3 on Stand C70, visitors can see EKF’s novel assay for early sepsis
27th October 2014

UKTI: Rio Olympics 2016 – Medical Equipment and Supplies Opportunities

Procurement Portal Opportunities Released To view the status of each potential opportunity, follow this link:   C860 – HIPISMO – SALTOS – Obstáculos & Ornamentação / EQUESTRIAN – JUMPING – Obstacles & Decoration Associated Sport equipment Deadline: 29/10/14   C859 – HIPISMO CROSS COUNTRY – Obstáculos & Ornamentação / EQUESTRIAN CROSS COUNTRY – Obstacles &…

24th October 2014

Funding Call: SBRI Healthcare Autumn 2014

The National Health Service England and the NHS Academic Health Science Networks have opened multiple new SBRI competitions with a total of £2.5m funding available in Phase 1 to develop technologies and innovative solutions that can provide better health outcomes in the areas of: Innovation in child & adolescent mental health Improving care of diabetic…

13th October 2014

Microvisk: CE Mark for “World First” Medical Device

‘World first’ medical device accredited for European sales Solid state technology unique in medical diagnostics Medical device innovator Microvisk Ltd. has achieved CE marking for healthcare professional use of the world’s first disposable medical diagnostic strip based on a Micro-Electro-Mechanical System (MEMS). Accreditation paves the way for commercial product launch, starting with the UK and…

08th October 2014

New qualifications to help tackle legionella

A new suite of qualifications has been launched to help organisations prevent the outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease and the multiplication of legionella bacteria. Created by Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance (‘HABC’) in partnership with B & V W