STAR UK at the Advanced Engineering Show

    On November 4th and 5th, we will be showcasing our technical translation services at the UK’s premier engineering show. Visit us on Stand i51 and find out how we STAR can help you make your business communications truly … Continue reading

Export News

EU and Vietnam reach free trade agreement         The European Union and Vietnam have agreed terms on a free trade agreement that will remove nearly all tariffs on goods traded between the two economies. EU trade commissioner … Continue reading

Professionals or amateurs?

UK Export Finance Yesterday, I spent a very interesting couple of hours at an event promoted by UK Export Finance, a government body set up to assist SMEs in their efforts to export their goods and services. There was some … Continue reading

Commercial Vehicle Show

Today’s post comes from Bethanie Melly, one of STAR UK’s project managers. Hundreds and thousands The Commercial Vehicle Show, hosted by the NEC in Birmingham, is Britain’s largest road freight transport event, and in 2014 attracted nearly 19,000 visitors. This … Continue reading

And the winner is…

During our recent exhibition appearance at the Commerical Vehicle Show in Birmingham, we held a business card draw to win an iPad Mini. Thanks to everyone who threw their card in the bowl, (lots of you!) but sadly there can … Continue reading

Is your SEO working to its full potential in all markets?

  Businesses are becoming increasingly aware of the value of search engine optimisation as a means of promoting their services. There are approximately 45,000 Google searches performed every second, and appearing in the top results is crucial. But is your … Continue reading

Why don’t more UK SMEs export?

Last week I attended a very interesting talk by a representative from the UKTI, the government body charged with increasing the amount of export activity in the UK. Simply put, their aim is to get more UK companies exporting, as … Continue reading