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16th April 2020

Impact of COVID19 on International Supply Chains

COVID-19 is effecting global supply chains and having an impact on all aspects of international trade. Lorna Bolton, Director of Greenaway Scott, shares some practical considerations for businesses to consider. Businesses have experienced these effects since the earliest cases of the virus in Wuhan, as China is so integral to supply chains across the world. On 17…

16th April 2020

Coronavirus: DIT Offers Support to Exporters and Investors

Guidance on how to help secure export finance to keep trading during the coronavirus outbreak has been set out by the UK Government in direct communication to 160,000 exporters and investors. As well as advice on what financial support is available for companies to manage the impacts of coronavirus, the Department for Internati0nal Trade (DIT) will provide assistance…

10th February 2020

ABHI Offers Most Competitive Solution for UK Exhibitors at MEDICA 2020

ABHI will once again be leading the largest Pavilion of UK health technology companies at MEDICA 2020, promising the most cost-effective solution for UK companies looking to develop and nurture international trade links at the world’s largest medical trade fair. The UK’s leading HealthTech trade body is ushering in the new decade by announcing their…

09th December 2019

Irish Consul General’s praise for life sciences partnership

The Irish Consul General to Wales has visited Swansea University Medical School for a special briefing about the Celtic Advanced Life Science Innovation Network (CALIN). Denise Harahan was welcomed to the University by Vice-Chancellor Paul Boyle and CALIN directors Shareen Doak and Steve Conlan and deputy director Gareth Healey. Established in 2016, CALIN is an…

14th October 2019

Brexit preparation – free webinars

There are less than three weeks remaining before the UK is due to leave the EU. Medilink UK wants to make sure that life sciences and healthcare companies are fully prepared and is hosting a series of FREE webinars around nine different business areas. These 45-minute webinars, designed to help businesses understand the risks and opportunities that…

07th October 2019

Medilink UK and Mediwales to give Wales MedTech businesses detailed guidance on how to prepare for Brexit

Medilink UK, a membership organisation representing over 1350 medical technology and life-science companies, and Mediwales, are hosting a free event on 8thOctober in Cardiff at the Village Hotel (29 Pendwyallt Road, Cardiff, CF14 7EF) to help life science businesses prepare for Brexit. There are over 13,000 life science jobs in Wales and over 1800 in…

30th September 2019

Quay Pharma partnering this years Microbiome Movement – Drug Development & Nutrition Asia Summit

Quay Pharma is an independent, privately-owned Contract Development Manufacturing Organisation (CDMO). They specialise in the development of innovative new entities for biotech companies, globally. They are proud to be attending and partnering this years event. Part of the globally recognised Microbiome Movement, the 2nd Microbiome Movement – Drug Development & Nutrition Asia Summit will return to…

10th September 2019

ABHI Host UK Pavilion at Medical Fair Thailand

This week (11-13thSeptember 2019) the Association of British HealthTech Industries (ABHI) is delighted to be hosting the UK Pavilion at MEDICAL FAIR THAILAND; Southeast Asia’s biggest exhibition for the medical and healthcare industry. The international exhibition has moved to a larger venue in Bangkok and six UK companies will be exhibiting alongside the UK’s leading…

10th September 2019

University celebrates forging closer bonds with Texan partners

Swansea University has strengthened its long-standing links with Texas during a high-profile visit to the state by Vice-Chancellor Paul Boyle. It not only gave Professor Boyle the chance to take a closer look at transatlantic projects involving staff and students but also to further Swansea’s relationship with the University of Houston by signing a new…

08th May 2019

Researchers highlight the need for forecasting global animal-to-human disease spread

A team of researchers from Swansea University and The University of Queensland is seeking to gain a better understanding of how best to tackle harmful viruses that shift between wildlife and humans and go on to cause global epidemics.