A World-Class Stadium

Major Cricketing Schedule Heads to EdgbastonEdgbaston Stadium has been awarded some of the biggest fixtures in world cricket with a further 28 days of Major Matches allocated by the England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) between 2017 and 2019. Highlights...

Highest Profit rate of 2.60%

Al Rayan Bank Launches New 36 Month Fixed Term Deposit Account To coincide with the beginning of Ramadan, Al Rayan Bank PLC, formerly known as Islamic Bank of Britain (IBB), has today launched a 36 Month Fixed Term Deposit (FTD)...

Aidem Digital Named Top Social Enterprise

Index names 2014 regional leaders in Social Economy and Growth Aidem Digital, a Birmingham based Community Interest Company (CIC) has been recognised as a leading social enterprise in this year’s RBS SE100 annual snapshot of 2014, with an incredible growth...

Nasir Awan Named Honorary Chairman

Saqib Bhatti Becomes President at the IAB Birmingham chartered accountant Saqib Bhatti was elected as the new president of the Institute of Asian Businesses last night.   Mr Bhatti becomes the 14th president of the organisation, which was founded in 1987 and...

£5.6 Billion Worth of Deals Signed in China

Deal Set to be Create 1,500 JobsTrade and investment deals totaling over £5.6 billion and creating over 1,500 UK jobs have been signed between UK and Chinese firms during the largest ever trade mission led by a Prime Minister...

UK Hosts First Meeting of Global IFIG

Chaired By Baroness Sayeeda Warsi The Rt Hon Baroness Warsi hosted and chaired the inaugural meeting of the Global Islamic Finance and Investment Group (IFIG) in London. The group was established following a commitment made at the World Islamic...

AWMB Exclusive Exhibitors at London Focused Women’s Academy

#asianwomanmeanbiz On Twitter Every Wednesday at 7-8pm On Monday 22nd September Asian Women Mean Business were invited to be one of the exclusive exhibitors at NatWest London Focused Women’s Academy. Most of the event was a market...

Unemployment Rate Falls To 4.3% But Wages Remain Stagnant

UK unemployment fell by 75,000 people in the three months to July, dropping from 4.4% to 4.3%. The rate remains at its lowest since 1975, according to the Office for National Statistics but a pressure on incomes remains. Compared to the...

The Future is Now: Local Asian Recognised As IT ChannelChanger

Raj was the only UK professional to be recognised as one of world's top five    Five future leaders from the information technology (IT) industry channel have been recognised as ChannelChangers by CompTIA, the IT Industry Trade Association, whose members include...

Positive News for Economy

However BCC Issues Caution West Midlands business leaders welcomed today’s announcement by the Office for National Statistics that the unemployment rate for the West Midlands has fallen to 8.1 per cent in the quarter from September to November, down...