Monthly Archives: May 2012

Always Look On The Bright Side of Life?

This week, as the concerns over the Eurozone continue, the blog looks at what signs there are of a concerted strategy at the UK and Wales levels.  As uncertainties over the future of the Eurozone persist, some are making comparisons with … Continue reading

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One Step forward One Step back?

This week we look at the continuing fallout from the Eurozone crisis for the Wales and UK economies. It is not surprising that the Bank of England cut its growth forecast last week in light of the euro zone crisis. … Continue reading

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Two steps forward, one step back

Last week’s blog highlighted that it will be Wales and the UK’s abilities to access the faster growing export markets in South-East Asia, as well as other non-EU markets for manufacturing and services that will be key in building greater confidence for … Continue reading

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Déjà vu All Over Again?

As the UK economy slips back into recession, this week’s blog tries to find some good news amongst the gloom. The UK economy has returned to recession, shrinking by 0.3% in the last quarter of 2011 and 0.2% in the … Continue reading

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