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Northern Powerhouse Visit to Singapore
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As part of the governments efforts to increase UK exports to £1 trillion a year and to get 100,000 more UK companies exporting by 2020, the Prime Minister took the first trade mission of the new Parliament to a region forecast to grow at 5% this year and with potential to unlock huge opportunities for jobs & growth in the UK. 

William Hare were invited to join this business mission to Singapore & Malaysia as part of the new Northern Powerhouse initiative, which focuses on Manufacturing, Business & Professional Services, Infrastructure (Sports), Education & Value Added sectors, and offers great opportunities for companies based in the North of England to gain insights into two o South East Asia’s most vibrant markets.

This high profile delegation included receptions & events arranged by the British High Commission. South East Asia represents some opportunities for UK business. Its a strategic region, where economic growth & development is expected to exceed the global average for the foreseeable future.

Speaking before the visit, the Prime Minister said: Over the next 20 years, 90% of global growth is expected to come from outside Europe & Britain must be poised to take advantage. That’s why I’m delighted to be taking British businesses to this vast and dynamic market, securing deals worth over £750 million and creating opportunities for hard-working people back at home.

William Hare’s Regional Managing Director, Nick Day, said he was honored to be part of the prestigious mission and welcomes the opportunities that the British Government is providing by investment in the region.

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