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Innovative support offered to Devon businesses

Devon County Council teams up with the University of Exeter to offer business advice to help local firms develop new ideas, products, and identify new markets.
Posted on: 4 February 2013 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments

Working in partnership to benefit businesses in the South West

Businesses across the South West are being invited to take part in special support seminars next month designed to help them find out about the Government’s Primary Authority scheme and how it could benefit them
Posted on: 24 September 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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Unemployment in Devon continues to fall

The number of people in Devon claiming Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) has fallen for the fifth consecutive month
Posted on: 15 August 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| 2 Comments
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Further funding available to develop more work hubs in Devon

A new round of funding to bring forward the development of flexible work space for home-based workers and micro-enterprises across Devon has opened for applications
Posted on: 26 July 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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Environmental Awards launched

The Devon Environmental Business Initiative (DEBI) wants businesses with environmental credentials to apply for their 2012 Awards.
Posted on: 11 July 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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BT and Fujitsu bid to deliver superfast broadband

The telecoms giants have been invited to tender for the contract to deliver superfast broadband across Devon and Somerset
Posted on: 3 July 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| 1 Comment
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Women mean business; specialist support offered in Devon

More women are being offered the chance to move their business up to the next level thanks to an organisation called Womens Development Unlimited (WDU) which is being supported by Devon County Council
Posted on: 27 June 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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Affordable housing scheme wins award for its work in Devon and the South West

A scheme to encourage affordable housing in the county has won a prestigious industry award for its progressive work.
Posted on: 13 June 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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The technical trappings of 21st century life

At Eastcott Barn Retreat Centre, the internet is a vital connection with the outside world, and one without which the business could not function.
Posted on: 8 June 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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Staying in touch

In 2010, tourism was worth over £2.4 billion to the Devon economy - it is a vital driver for our economy and one of many reasons why we need faster broadband in Devon.
Posted on: 18 May 2012 | Posted in: Business and Economy| No Comments
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