Regional director's view
Emma Watkins's weekly columns in the Western Mail - and her monthly updates to CBI members
Emma Watkins: Creative industries sector can be a game changer for the Welsh economy
The creative industries are often overlooked when the economy is discussed but the sector is a central part of the UK's global appeal
Emma Watkins: Business concerns over pension auto-enrolment
Just before Christmas, the CBI launched "A View from the Top" our latest CBI / Standard Life Pensions Survey
Emma Watkins: What the chancellor must do to help business in his Autumn Statement
Tomorrow, the chancellor's Autumn Statement will unveil his latest thinking on the state of the UK economy and identify his priorities for 2014
Emma Watkins: Education is a key issue for business in Wales
This time last year, we at the CBI made great strides on a topic that perhaps was not considered our natural turf, but is one of the most pressing issues that Welsh businesses worry about.
Emma Watkins: We must all work together to earn our place in the world
The past year has seen the UK economy move into an emerging recovery after what was one of the most devestating global crises in peacetime history.