Monday, June 26, 2017

Five Businesses Close in Two Years in Grand Central

In the two years since Grand Central opened, five businesses have already shut up shop for good, putting a firm dent in the idea of Birmingham’s new cosmopolitan train/shopping centre. Numerous independent retailors based in Grand Central revealed that they...

Asian Apprenticeship Awards Launching 2017

March 6th marks the beginning of ‘National Apprenticeship Week’. This is a government initiative to bring employers and apprentices together, and celebrate the success of apprenticeships over the past decade. Following this occasion, the Asian Apprenticeship Awards will also be...

Self – Employed Women Increasing Year on Year.

Self - Employed Women   Increasing Year on Year. More Women In the Work Place than 50 years ago. What are the issues affecting women who want to work! ‘Women In Business, Discussion & Debate’ Q & A Panel hosted...

NA Consulting launch their Business Basics First ® Program

NA Consulting Ltd (NAC), a niche Management Consultancy based in Birmingham announced public launch of their Business Basics First ® program (BBF). The tools were originally developed for specific businesses and industry sectors but have been proven to work...

Birmingham entrepreneurs generate over £20 million turnover

Entrepreneurial Spark launches impressive 2017 Impact Report 3,152 jobs created by its entrepreneurs 85% of businesses still trading compared to 40% nationally New programme underway to reach even more entrepreneurs Entrepreneurial Spark Powered by NatWest launched its annual report today, with an even...

Surviving The Start Up

"The music business," Hunter S Thompson wrote, “is a cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where good men die like dogs. There's also a negative side.” I started my own career as a music lover unaware of...

Debenhams Reveals Plans to Sell Hijabs as part of Clothing Selection

Debenhams has become the first major UK retailer to sell hijabs as part of their clothing line. The giant seller is set to introduce a new line of Muslim clothing in its flagship Oxford Street branch before filling up its...

Leading International British Law Firm Zaiwalla & Co Hosts The Indian National Bar Association...

Wednesday, 8th February 2017, LONDON:  Zaiwalla & Co, Europe’s first international law firm established by a person of Asian origin, Mr Sarosh Zaiwalla, today hosted delegates from the Indian National Bar Association (INBA), the largest voluntary Bar Association from...

Businesses urged to take part in Chamber survey

The first Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce quarterly business survey of 2017 is now up and running – and local businesses are being encouraged to take part. The survey for the first quarter runs from today until Monday 27 February. The...

Nominations for ABCC Executive Committee are open

The Asian Business Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) is inviting members to put themselves forward for election to the organisation’s executive committee. Those standing for this prestigious office must belong to a business which is a member of the ABCC. Nominations open...