Data Protection Changes: Why You Need to Start Planning Now

You may already have read about General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), a major change which will replace the Data Protection Act on 25th May 2018. Are you aware of how the rules will affect your business? Significant changes include: An increase in the responsibility of people and businesses which use and store peoples’ data, including contact information. Large fines for […]

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Cyber Crime Event – How to Protect Yourself and Your Business

With cyber crime in the news on an almost daily basis it is important to understand how you can take steps to protect both yourself and your business from these threats. One of the Business Digital Eagles will help you to understand what threats exist and advise on some steps you can take to help protect yourself. Agenda 08:00 Networking […]

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Three Startups Secure Investment from Entrepreneur Gary Dewhurst

Three start-up businesses in Wrexham and Chester have secured investment from entrepreneur Gary Dewhurst, founder of recruitment group Gap Personnel. Dewhurst has invested in 3ecruit, POSability and Codersource, which all operate in the recruitment market. Chester-based 3ecruit, led by Jan Vandewelle, operates as a specialist recruiter to serve the three dimensional technology, architecture and managed print solutions sectors. POSability, also […]

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Counter Terrorism Advice for Business following the Manchester Attack

Information Following the recent multiple deaths and injuries at the Manchester Arena terrorist attack the following points are relevant:- There is an ongoing large scale police investigation Police and partners are doing everything possible to protect the public Policing and security around events and crowded places is being reviewed The attack in Manchester occurred at the end of the event […]

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Pathway to Finance: Brexit, the Future of the UK Economy and Funding for Business

DBF President Lord Barry Jones PC

Deeside Business Forum’s latest conference proved yet another success for the organisation with information-packed presentations on where the economy is going, the effects of Brexit and information on financial assistance within the region. Taking place at Catrin Finch Centre at Wrexham Glyndwr University, DBF Chair Askar Sheibani opened proceedings. This paved the way for DBF President Lord Barry Jones PC […]

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Jobs Fair Hailed a Success As 400 Delegates Attend

A few weeks ago on 27 April 2017, over 400 job hunters were greeted by many small, medium and large companies situated in North Wales. In collaboration with Flintshire County Council and Job Centre Plus, many were interviewed and offered positions as employers attending looked to fill over 300 vacancies. Below is a list of the employers who attended. Army […]

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A55 Junction with A494 and A548 – Deeside Corridor Consultation A55 Junction with A494 and A548 – Deeside Corridor Consultation

The following is from Flintshire County Council We are looking to improve journey time between the River Dee and Northop Interchange. We are carrying out a study to appraise two route options. Summary Project Status: Planned Region/County: North East Wales Cost: £200m, dependant on chosen route Design Consultants: AECOM and Richards, Moorhead & Laing Ltd Why We Are Doing It […]

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Welsh Government Opens £60 million of Opportunties With Aston Martin

Aston Martin contracts worth over £60 million are up for grabs to businesses across Wales following the Welsh Government’s decision to open up its Sell2Wales procurement channel to the luxury car maker, First Minister Carwyn Jones has announced. It is the first time that private sector contracts have been advertised on Sell2Wales and will ensure Welsh SMEs have easy access […]

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