Invest ESSEX highlights the county’s business excellence
Invest ESSEX has been given a big thumbs up by local companies for its major role in growing the county’s business portfolio, during a second round of county-wide site visits with Councillor Tony Ball.
London Stansted boosts flights to India with new service to economic capital Mumbai
Trade and tourism industries across the East of England and London are set to receive a major boost from the launch of a new Air India service in February between London Stansted and Mumbai, India’s economic hub and largest city.
Take part in London Stansted Airport’s Business Travel Survey
London Stansted Airport have created a business travel survey to refresh their corporate travel data in order to accurately assess the demand for travel in the region and understand how best to focus efforts in securing new routes. All data gathered will be treated confidentially.
Essex – part of a growing UK space industry
The UK space sector is currently worth £14.8bn, a figure which is expected to rise to £40bn by 2030 and create 30,000 skilled jobs. US-owned Teledyne e2v, based in Essex, is a world leader in the design and manufacture of CCD and CMOS imaging sensors for space missions.
Local businesses asked to have their say on Essex County Council’s budget
Local businesses have the opportunity to tell Essex County Council about their priorities for spending in the next financial year through an online budget consultation. The insights gained from the survey will be used to help inform thinking as the Council develops its spending plans for 2020/21.
Invest ESSEX celebrates award success under Let’s Do Business Group
The Let’s Do Business Group, which Invest ESSEX is part of, is delighted to have received the National Enterprise of the Year Award for Enterprise Support Organisation of the Year (turnover over £750k), for its work supporting start-up and growing businesses in the South East.
Wellcome Sanger Institute spin out company relocates to Chesterford Research Park
Chesterford Research Park has recently announced that Microbiotica, a leading player in microbiome-based therapeutics and biomarkers, is relocating to the Park in a two-phase move that will be completed in June 2020.
Tevva launches Electrify scheme to deploy electric trucks across UK & Europe
Chelmsford based electric commercial vehicle technology pioneer, Tevva, has launched a new initiative, the Tevva Electrify scheme designed to enable logistics fleets to commence electrification of medium duty HGVs as soon as Spring 2020.