The Secretary of State for Communities the Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP today (3 July 2018) confirmed he is picking up the baton as new Midlands Engine Ministerial Champion to drive forward the government’s ambitious plans to fire up the Midlands as an engine for growth in the UK.
Following an exclusive demonstration of 5G radio applications at Worcester Bosch and Yamazaki, members of the Worcestershire 5G Consortium were interviewed about the exciting potential of the testbed project for businesses and the economy.
The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Harris, Partner at RSM UK as Chair of the LLEP.
Plans to support over 1,000 innovative businesses as part of a £70million research-led regional collaboration have been showcased to a Government minister this week.
More than 32 million people and 4.8 million small businesses could be using Open Banking technology by 2022: PwC report
Nearly 76,000 jobs were created as a result of inward investment from foreign direct investment projects in 2017 / 18, more than the previous year.
Sir John Peace, Chairman of the Midlands Engine, has welcomed today’s (21 June 2018) ceremony in which The Duke of Westminster handed over the gift to the Nation of the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre (DNRC) at Stanford Hall near Loughborough.
The Midlands Engine partnership has been shortlisted for Invest India’s Trade & Investment Promotion Organisation of the Year at the annual UK-India Awards 2018.
Based in the West Midlands since its incorporation in 1928, voestalpine High Performance Metals UK Ltd has just rebranded and is looking in nice shape at ninety.