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Latest News - May 2022

Consultation: Have your say on current trading arrangement with Switzerland

Call for input into current trading arrangement with Switzerland

Event: Moving artwork and creative goods to and from GB and NI

Delivered by the Trader Support Service, this event targets artists moving artwork and cultural goods out of or into Northern Ireland

Clean Maritime Demonstration competition: round 2

UK registered organisations can apply for a share of up to £12 million for innovative clean maritime projects

GIP: Advanced Manufacturing – Canada

Support for advanced manufacturing technology companies looking to explore business opportunities in Canada

Communication event for Lisburn and Castlereagh businesses

How businesses can communicate effectively using the best combination of in-person and technology tools

Commercialising Connected and Automated Mobility

New £40 million competition to kick-start commercial self-driving services, such as delivery vehicles and passenger shuttles

Faraday Battery Challenge Round 5

Funding for projects to deliver breakthrough advances in sustainable propulsion battery technologies for electric vehicles

Begin Together Arts Fund third round

All-island funding for arts projects by artists in any art form which can enhance the wellbeing of their communities

Floating Offshore Wind Manufacturing Investment Scheme consultation

Request for information to better understand opportunities available to support to the deployment of floating offshore wind in the UK

Flexibility Innovation Programme

Support for innovative solutions to enable large-scale widespread electricity system flexibility

Cyber Runway - support scheme to help grow the cyber sector

Innovative cyber start ups, small businesses and scaleups will benefit from a new scheme to help them launch and grow their businesses

Harassment and bullying at work - new employer guidance

New guidance from the Equality Commission and Labour Relations Agency will help employers create and sustain inclusive workplaces

Meet the buyer event for Newry, Mourne and Down

Call for buyers to register for this event before Thursday 30 June 2022

Access to finance conference

An event to help local businesses learn more about accessing finance

UK Global Screen Fund

Support for independent screen companies across the UK to ensure a UK-wide benefit and addressing geographic imbalance within the industry

Basecamp Boston now open for applications

Catalyst has launched a new, innovative programme for NI businesses with plans for expansion in the US

Energy Catalyst Round 9

Apply for a share of up to £20m to create new or improved clean energy access in sub-Saharan Africa, South Asia or the Indo-Pacific region

Future Nuclear Enabling Fund

Register your interest in bidding for this funding to help mature potential nuclear projects ahead of future government selection processes

Recruitment webinars for Mid Ulster businesses

These events aim to address the challenges of recruitment for Mid Ulster businesses

All-Ireland Heritage Skills Programme

Scheme aims to promote multidisciplinary learning providing exposure to elements of architecture, design and a range of craft skills

New Digital Sales Supports launched

Access digital Sales Supports designed to help your business improve and expand its online presence in the cross-border market and beyond

Social media workshops for Antrim and Newtownabbey businesses

These two workshops aim to answer all your social media questions