£30million Bill

Argos is facing a bill of £30million in compensation after admitting that thousands of store card customers were overcharged. The company launched a thorough review into the matter, which relates to “buy now, pay later” plans for some of the...

Inter Faith Enterprise Catalyst

Programme Aimed at Young People in Regions Community Near Neighbours has announced that the Catalyst Interfaith Leadership Training will be running in Smethwick. The course is for people of faith aged 18-30 who live, work or worship in...

£2m Sale Of Jewellery Quarter Properties

Raybone Developments, the organization behind the redevelopment of the old Birmingham Mint Site in Icknield Street, has bought the properties which are located on Caroline Street. According to a statement, the transaction was off-market and was for an undisclosed fee...

Death of Chamber International Director Jonathan Webber

Jonathan Webber, director of international trade at Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce (GBCC), has died after a long battle with cancer. He was 58. Jonathan, who joined the Chamber in April, 1999, was awarded the MBE for services to international...

We’re Proud to Announce ‘Social Day,’ Growing Your Brand Using Social Media

  As media partners, The Asian Today is proud to announce Social Day, one of London’s premier social media events. Hitting Birmingham for the first time, Social Day will feature insider knowledge, tips and keynote speakers on how to grow...

Firms Warn Of “Catastrophic” Impact Of Government Brexit Proposals Amid Leaked Home Office Document

Businesses that rely on European Union workers have raised concerns of the impact new “UK workers first” proposals for Brexit could have. A Home Office document, leaked to The Guardian, said that firms would have to recruit locally or prove...

New Prezzo Restaurant Opens up in Moseley

A new Prezzo restaurant has opened in Moseley Village on Alcester Road. The casual dining chain is the second one to open in Birmingham, the first having been opened in Harbourne. Prezzo now has more than 220 restaurants in the UK....

Sparkhill Smashes National Trend

The independent shopping capital of Britain has been announced and it is none other than Birmingham’s very own Sparkhill. Containing more shops independently owned than anywhere else in the country, the area has beaten the national trend with almost 95%...

Indian film director Farhan Akhtar To Speak At London School Of Economic’s India Forum

London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), is hosting twofold forums as part of the prestigious annual ‘LSE India Forum 2017’ (LIF), a leading forum in the UK involving keynote speeches and panel discussions on major economic, political...

Unemployment Rate Hits Lowest In Past 11 Years

According to official figures by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), the UK unemployment rate fell to 4.9% during the March-to-May period. There are now 54,000 more people in work, an increase of 401,000 compared to last year. There was...