Charity Chairman is double winner in prestigious Great British Entrepreneurship Awards

Founder and Chairman of award-winning Humanitarian Charity Penny Appeal, Adeem Younis, has walked away with two prestigious NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards: ‘Entrepreneur for Good’ and ‘Entrepreneur of the Year – North’ at a ceremony in Manchester last night. Beating...

BRUM CELEBRATES THE BEST IN BUSINESS

400 business leaders packed into Edgbaston Stadium on 9th November to celebrate the inaugural City of Birmingham Business Awards, hosted by Downtown Birmingham, and sponsored by the Partnership Lifestyle Club. The gala awards dinner, presented by Ed James, rewarded some...

Interest Rate Fears Diminish As Inflation Holds Steady

The prospect of a further interest rate rise diminished with the news that inflation held steady in October. The Consumer Prices Index measure of inflation was unchanged at 3 per cent – wrong-footing city economists who predicted a 0.1 per...

Top Midlands Businessman secures two Awards

Top Midlands Businessman Paul Cadman secured two Awards at the Downtown in Birmingham awards ceremony last night held at Edgbaston Cricket Club. Paul was honoured to receive the 'Man of the Year Award' and one of his businesses Ex-Forces Recruitment received...

ARE YOUR READY FOR GDPR?

GDPR otherwise known as The EU General Data Protection Regulation will come into force next year on the 25 May 2018. It will be the de-facto policy for data privacy for all UK and EU businesses. It will replace...

Trio of Pop-Ups opening at Birmingham’s LinkStreet

There will be three new retail outlets opening up soon at LinkStreet, which connects Grand Central and the Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham. Property management company Hammersons has signed up Jeweller Summer & Silver to take a init in Link...

Mobile Phone Companies Overcharging Customers After Contracts End

Research suggests Vodafone, EE and Three are continuing to charge customers for the mobile phones they buy as part of a contract, even after the cost of the handset has been paid off. Customers who do not take out a...

HOW DO YOU TRULY FEEL ABOUT APPLE?

Qasim Majid is a technology entrepreneur and the CEO and founder of Wow Zone – a digital marketing agency. He has been in the digital industry for 20 years.  With the recent update to Apple’s iOS, now on version 11,...

UK Inflation At Highest Rate For Five Years

Driven up by increases in transport and food price, the UK's key inflation rate hit its highest for more than five years in September. The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) climbed to 3 per cent, a level it last reached in...

Shell Buys Electric Car Charging Company

Oil and gas giant Shell has bought NewMotion, the owner of one of Europe's largest electric car charging networks. Shell will buy the Dutch firm to complement its plans for fast-charging points on service station forecourts, a step marking a...