Fourteen Midlands businesses with growth potential are all packed and ready to travel to Hangzhou, China as part of a five-day trade visit to the city to forge trade links and further strengthen the Midlands relationship with the region to attend the Hangzhou Cultural and Creative Industry Expo in Zhejiang province, China.
Preparations for Birmingham’s largest ever sport and cultural event are gathering pace following the first meeting of the newly-appointed Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Board.
The West Midlands has been selected to become the innovative home to the UK’s first multi-city 5G test bed. The multi million pound trial of new high speed connectivity will pave the way for the future rollout of 5G across the UK, making the region the first in the UK ready to trial new 5G applications and services at scale.
East Midlands Airport (EMA) has been shortlisted for a national transport award.
The Transport Times’ Annual Transport Awards celebrates the success of many national and local transport projects.
Innovative plans to create hundreds of jobs, and generate £1.6million for front line County Council services have been unveiled by the Secretary of State for Communities the Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, during a visit to the Midlands today (Thursday).
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The Advertising Association, the UK industry body for advertising, has launched a new competition – AAccelerate for Growth – where ten SMEs in the West Midlands can gain access to a unique high value multi-platform advertising campaign, at an exceptional discounted cost, to drive company growth and complete with an independent evaluation of the business impact. Entry to the competition is open until 31st August, 2018 and businesses wishing to apply should visit: www.aaccelerategrow.com
Nestlé, the world’s largest food and drink company, showed off the results of years of continued investment at its South Derbyshire factory in Tutbury last month.
Kangaroo Pouch Day Nursery, the largest nursery chain in the West Midlands, has secured a contract in China with support from the Department for International Trade (DIT) and the Black Country Chamber of Commerce.
Today (Friday 27 July) marks four years to go until the start of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. To celebrate, young gymnasts who live and train in the Games’ host city will gather at the Gymnastics and Martial Arts Centre (GMAC), in Perry Barr, for a special training session.