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19May94 UK: SMALL FIRMS MISSING OUT ON GRANTS.

Small contractors are missing out on grants of up to £2,500 intended to subsidise the cost of consultancy fees for BS5750 certification.The Department of Industry's Enterprise Initiative Consultancy Scheme allows small-and medium-sized contractors to apply for the grants.But the DTI has received just 4,000 applications and Board of Trade president Michael Heseltine has extended the cut-off date, originally set for the end of March, so that 10,000 small businesses can benefit.Bernie ...

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