Essex bucks the trend for UK FDI projects
Recently published data shows Essex enjoyed an impressive 2018 for attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), despite a difficult year in general for the UK. The EY (Ernst & Young) UK Attractiveness Survey 2019 – released at the start of June – saw Essex produce a 93% increase in completed FDI projects.
Invest ESSEX to cultivate connections with US life science companies at BIO 2019
Invest ESSEX will once again be flying the flag for the county at the Biotechnology Innovation Organisation (BIO) International Convention 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from 3rd to the 6th June 2019.
CGI imagery reveals first images of new Tilbury2 port
Construction of new £200m port, Tilbury2, is underway at the Port of Tilbury in south Essex. New CGI footage shows the facilities for the first time, which will be ready in 2020.
Business Excellence Awards Essex 2019 launch
Invest ESSEX is going to be a headline sponsor of the Business Excellence Awards Essex (BEAE) 2019 for the second year running to further encourage and highlight the business excellence in the county.
Colchester jumps 34 places in Hot Office Location Index
Property Week has revealed this year’s top office locations outside of London. Colchester has jumped 34 places to 48th in the 2019 UK rankings from 82nd in the 2018 UK rankings.
Optimising web presence workshop in Brentwood
Full-service digital agency Better Agency are hosting a free workshop focused on optimising web presence for businesses on Thursday 20th June 2019 at Tees incorporating Wortley Byers Law's office in Brentwood.
Purfleet £1bn regeneration scheme approved
Purfleet is set to undergo a major regeneration project over the coming years after a £1bn plan submitted by Purfleet Centre Regeneration Ltd (a joint venture between Urban Catalyst and Swan Housing Association) to turn it into a media and creative destination known as 'Purfleet on Thames' was approved by Thurrock Council’s Planning Committee.
Energy market study to identify new opportunities for North Essex businesses
The North Essex Energy Group (NEEG) have commissioned Nautilus Associates Ltd to deliver a market study to identify new project opportunities for businesses within the energy sector in North Essex.