Tag Archive: Commonwealth

Specialist press cover Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council and Ship Owners Association of Nigeria’s joint Maritime event

The Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC) and the Ship Owners Association of Nigeria’s (SOAN) joint event “The Future of the Maritime Industry in Nigeria” at Marlborough House on 28th September was featured in All About Shipping, Hellenic Shipping News, Oil, Gas and Shipping Magazine, Marine Link, This Day and Marine Network. Investors, business leaders …

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CWEIC’s Lord Marland in the Birmingham Post: With Commonwealth trade, Birmingham’s businesses have the edge

Chairman of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC) Lord Marland has written an opinion piece in the Birmingham Post where he argued that Birmingham’s businesses have an advantage when it comes to exploring Commonwealth markets after the Brexit vote. To add to the Commonwealth Factor that UK companies already stand to benefit from with Commonwealth trade, Birmingham’s distinctive …

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CWEIC’s Oliver Everett discusses the Commonwealth Trade Initiative digital trading platform in New Business magazine

New Business magazine has featured an article by Oliver Everett, CEO of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC), discussing the Commonwealth Trade Initiative (CTI), a digital B2B platform that connects businesses from across the Commonwealth. Discussing the wider landscape of digital B2B platforms such as Alibaba.com, Oliver noted that the CTI lowers barriers to entering new …

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CWEIC’s Oliver Everett discusses opportunities for UK SMEs across the Commonwealth in Business Zone magazine

Business Zone magazine has featured an expert piece by CWEIC CEO Oliver Everett where he wrote about the many business opportunities open to UK SMEs across Commonwealth markets, and how the CommonwealthFirst initiative was encouraging and enabling them to do so. With UK SMEs playing an important role as dynamic and influential drivers of the economy, Everett explains why it is crucial they get the support …

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CWEIC’s Oliver Everett discusses Commonwealth opportunities for UK businesses following the Brexit vote in Business Quarter magazine

Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC) CEO Oliver Everett has been featured in Business Quarter magazine where he discusses how Commonwealth markets offer a range of benefits for UK companies looking to continue trading overseas in the wake of June’s Brexit vote. Everett noted that there is likely to be an increased level of attention …

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CWEIC’s CommonwealthFirst initiative featured on Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce website

The CommonwealthFirst initiative, launched jointly by the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC) and Royal Mail, has been featured on the website of the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. Over the next three years CommonwealthFirst will provide first-class mentoring and business development support to 100 high-potential, ambitious UK SMEs so that they find export success in the …

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India on the fast-track: Lord Marland featured in India Global Business

The May/June 2016 issue of India Global Business has featured a commentary by the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council Chairman Lord Marland, in which he argues that the modern Commonwealth can be a key instrument for Indian business. India’s prominence within the Commonwealth is central to Marland’s argument; it is both the first republic to have …

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Birmingham and Bristol Business Post features Oliver Everett on CommonwealthFirst

The Birmingham and Bristol Business Post has published an article by Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC) CEO Oliver Everett discussing CommonwealthFirst, a major new initiative aimed at boosting UK SME exports to high-growth Commonwealth markets. Everett points out that UK SMEs, vital contributors to the UK economy, are collectively failing to take advantage of …

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Oliver Everett in Business Quarter: UK SMEs should target Commonwealth opportunities

An article has been published by Business Quarter magazine where the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council’s CEO Oliver Everett wrote about the CommonwealthFirst initiative and how it can support UK SMEs trade across the Commonwealth. As UK SMEs play an important role as dynamic and influential contributors to the economy, Everett explains why it is crucial they get the support that they need for their efforts …

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CWEIC CEO Oliver Everett on potential for stronger UK SME exports in Business Voice

Business Voice, the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) magazine, today published an article by Oliver Everett which highlighted trade opportunities for UK SMEs across the Commonwealth. Everett describes how UK SMEs, the backbone of the economy, have room for improvement when it comes to exporting overseas – but that support is at hand with the …

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