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The Queen’s Award for Enterprise Reception

The Queen’s Award for Enterprise is widely recognised as the pre-eminent international standard for business excellence, and this year is particularly significant as it marks the 50th anniversary of these special awards.    Also in attendance were other members of the Royal Family including HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, the Duke of York, Princess Eugenie of […]

RWS Group Welcomes HRH The Duke of Gloucester

The Duke was accompanied by Sir Henry Aubrey-Fletcher Bt JP, Lord-Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire, Mrs Francesca Skelton DL, High Sheriff of Buckinghamshire, Councillor Mimi Harker OBE, Chairman of Chiltern District Council and Mrs Valerie Letheren, Vice-Chairman, Buckinghamshire County Council. The Royal party was greeted by Andrew Brode, Chairman of RWS Group and Charles Sitch, Managing Director […]

RWS Group wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise

RWS is celebrating being a winner of the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise, the UK’s highest accolade for business success. We are receiving the award in recognition of     continuous achievement in international trade over 6 years: we trade with 71 overseas markets and have expanded our share of international translations, particularly patents filed in […]

Share Split

The new 1p shares were admitted for trading on the London Stock Exchange on 11th February and new share certificates will be sent to shareholders by 25th February. As a result of shareholders now being in receipt of 5 times as many share certificates, the market share price of each share reduced proportionately on the […]

inovia is Ranked #1 in the World

The survey ranks the top PCT filers. It ranks firms according to the number of PCT applications that they filed that were due for national stage entry during 2014. It includes: the United States, Japan, Germany, South Korea, United Kingdom, France, China, Netherlands, Australia, Sweden, Italy, Israel, Canada, Switzerland, Europe, Brazil, India, Finland and Spain. About […]

inovia Acquired by RWS Group

London, 09 October 2013 – inovia, the leading foreign filing provider, has been acquired by RWS Group (LON:RWS), the intellectual property (IP) support specialist and world’s top ranking patent translation company. A longtime strategic partner and investor in inovia, RWS Group’s acquisition brings together two pioneers in the global IP field and extends the resources […]

Chinese language version of PatBase released

The ability to navigate the database in their native language offers them wider access and greatly improved search efficiency. The full PatBase Advanced interface, including search forms and help files, has been translated into Chinese, strengthening the position of the database as a vital global corporate resource for R&D and Competitive Intelligence. Jointly developed by […]

£2.3m Acquisition of UK Specialist Translations Business

The acquisition is in line with RWS’ stated strategy of complementing organic growth with the deployment of the Group’s cash resources for selective acquisitions which have demonstrable growth prospects, offer excellent margins and can enhance shareholder value. PharmaQuest specialises in providing high quality translation and linguistic validation of patient reported outcome measures resulting from clinical […]

RWS reinforces sales presence in China

With a Masters degree in Microbiology, Hua has worked at Rothamsted Research in the UK and at the Max Planck Institute in Germany. For the past few years he has specialized in strategic Business Development, promoting products and services into the China market.