The Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enteprise Partnership (GBSLEP) holds its an annual conference this morning, launching what it describes as new ways for businesses to influence region’s economic growth.
300 business leaders and financial experts gathered at Millennium Point yesterday for the Midlands Finance & Investment Summit in the latest stage of the roadshow to promote the Midlands Engine Investment Fund,
The Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) has appointed Tim Pile as its new Chair today (Thursday 12th October). Mr Pile is the former Chair and Chief Executive
The vision for the HS2 Interchange to be located near Birmingham Airport and the National Exhibition Centre has been formally submitted. If it proceeds, it will enable the development of “one of
Greg Clark, the Business Secretary, used a visit to Birmingham and a speech on the forthcoming Industrial Strategy to announce that talks would start immediately on a second Devolution Deal
A controversial proposal to change the title of the combined authority and adopt the name of its biggest city along with the term ‘city region’ has been dropped, writes Kevin Johnson.
Today’s announcements about the next phases of the HS2 railway line and contracts awarded for the London to Birmingham part will be welcomed by many in the region who, like
Birmingham today (Tuesday 28th March) hosted the largest ever Qatari business delegation as part of the Government’s drive to create a global Britain.
The ‘Booming Brum’ mantra was given a boost yesterday with news of more cranes and tourists, but economic and social challenges await the region’s first Mayor, writes Hannah Green. Chamberlain Files recently
From Birmingham to London’s Lancaster House; from Qatar to Davos, it seems as if some invisible force decreed it would be Economy Week. With the release of official data and