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If businesses and organisations in this region buy more from each other, we can keep more wealth here in South West Wales, develop our supply chain, and create more opportunities for people and local businesses.

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Gower Gas Secures Foundational Economy Funding!

This week, Welsh Government ministers announced the first three projects to be allocated funding from the Foundational Economy Fund, and a growing regional business is proud to be among the successful recipients! Gower Gas & Oil is an "organically Welsh" sme based...

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So, what actually is the Foundational Economy?

Sometime in 2018, the Welsh Government started talking about something called "the Foundational Economy", and then in February 2019 they launched something called "the Foundational Economy Challenge Fund"... This week, the first of the projects to have been...

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What is 4theRegion and what do we do?

In this video we’re answering the most basic question! 4theRegion is a not-for-profit membership organisation, on a mission to help make positive change happen for South West Wales. We are connecting people, breaking down silos and enabling collaboration.

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Procurement Strategy Agreed for Swansea Central Phase One

Swansea Council has today named the principal contractor for Phase One of the £120million Swansea Central development.  Buckingham Group Contracting will be leading the project to build the digital arena, coastal park, homes, shops and restaurants, both sides of...

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Regional businesses to share views on procurement

Are you concerned about public sector contracts being won by businesses outside the region? Are there obstacles that prevent your business from tendering or winning work from large organisations? Over the next 5 years, £millions will be spent on building, servicing,...

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