Asian Rich List

Midlands Millionaires Revealed The ongoing annual battle of the Midlands’ Asian millionaires this year saw Ranjit Boparan of 2 Sisters Food Group maintain his position at the top of the money mountain ahead of Steel tycoon Lord Swraj Paul...

The Indus Entrepreneurs Announces Launch of Women Entrepreneurs

The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) London, part of TiE Global, the world’s largest non-profit network for entrepreneurs, recently announced the launch of TiE Women Entrepreneurs (TWE). On Thursday 17th of November, the organisation held a Gala dinner at the Intercontinental...

Government’s 10 Year August Low For Borrowing Due To Strong VAT Revenue

Official figures show strong VAT receipts have helped government borrowing to fall to its lowest August level since 2007. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that the government's deficit narrowed to £5.7bn last month, compared with £7bn a year...

BCABA Network Launch

Press Release 28.7.2016 BCABA Network Launch 27.7.2016 BCABA Network Launch at the Ramada Park Hall in Wolverhampton ushers in a new look and feel for the established network from the Black Country. New Vision The vision for the future was delivered by the...

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...

Birmingham Smashes Through Tourism Records

Birmingham enjoyed a swell of tourists last year, attracting an enormous 39 million visitors in 2016, the highest record to date. The boost in tourism fetched £6.5bn, shattering previous revenue records. The data was revealed by Marketing Birmingham and the...

New App ‘Urbanco’ Makes Renting Quick and Painless

  Brand new PropTech The Urban Collective is on a mission to revolutionise the rental market and finally put tenants’ needs first. Today it launches a brand-new property search appUrbanCo that promises to be the most convenient and enjoyable way for tenants to...

Leicester Curry Awards 2019 – THE WINNERS

After months of voting, planning and judging, the winners of third annual Leicester Curry Awards 2019 were announced at a glittering ceremony on Monday 8th April at Athena. Hosted by ITV Central News Presenter, Sameena Ali-Khan, the ceremony was attended by more than 400 guests...

Government Warned Over Pension Cut Plans

Steve Webb, the ex-pensions minister advised against hasty changes that could implicate workers outside the steel industry. A £485m pension shortfall has been daunting potential buyers of Tata Steel’s UK business. A proposal on the pension scheme’s future has been propelled...

YOUNGEST PRESIDENT OF THE GBCC ANNOUNCED

Saqib Bhatti was installed as the youngest and first Muslim president in the 205-year history of Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce (GBCC). The 33-year-old, a director at accountancy firm Younis Bhatti & Company, succeeded Paul Kehoe at last weeks annual...