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Chinese investors' plan to fund major Birmingham regeneration schemes

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Consortium plans to filter capital from the super-rich of China and Taiwan into property, infrastructure and energy schemes

A38 in Birmingham goes green

From left: Paul Garry and Julia Chance, chairman and manager of Southside BID, Charles Gillett, partner at Pennycuick Collins, Chris Rance, principal architect at Atkins, Prof John Dover from Staffordshire University and Coun Lisa Trickett pictured on a section of Birmingham's 'green wall'
Vegetation placed on guardrail down centre of key route into Birmingham in a bid to counter rising pollution levels

Finance Birmingham agrees funding deal for Contact Transport

Ian Fairclough from Finance Birmingham with Clive Palmer (left) and Neil Hughes from Contact Transport
The investment will allow the company to continue growing, following a 60 per cent increase in turnover to nearly £20 million in the last 12 months

BYPY 2015: Verity Stokes, Katie Bard

Verity Stokes, Katie Bard
We start meeting finalists in the HR, recruitment and training category ahead of next week's 2015 BYPY Awards ceremony

The Drum arts centre to undergo major extension

First massive revamp in decades for cultural hub in Aston which could sport a striking red roof extension under new plans

BBC under fire for no-show from nationals at Birmingham election count

Picture taken to mark the BBC's move from Pebble Mill to The Mailbox in 2004
Politician Gisela Stuart hits out at corporation for failing to assign journalists from its stable of national reporters to city
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Chinese investors' plan to fund major Birmingham regeneration schemes

Consortium plans to filter capital from the super-rich of China and Taiwan into property, infrastructure and energy schemes

BYPY 2015: Verity Stokes, Katie Bard

Verity Stokes, Katie Bard
We start meeting finalists in the HR, recruitment and training category ahead of next week's 2015 BYPY Awards ceremony
From left: Paul Garry and Julia Chance, chairman and manager of Southside BID, Charles Gillett, partner at Pennycuick Collins, Chris Rance, principal architect at Atkins, Prof John Dover from Staffordshire University and Coun Lisa Trickett pictured on a section of Birmingham's 'green wall'

A38 in Birmingham goes green

Vegetation placed on guardrail down centre of key route into Birmingham in a bid to counter rising pollution levels

Dying father calls on businesses to back new charity

Matthew Kendall, who is urging support for the Foundation launched in his name.
Matthew Kendall, from Kings Heath, has only a short time left to live as he battles incurable oesophageal cancer
Jabbar Khan owner of Lasan off St Paul's Square in Birmingham.

£8m restaurant chain that grew 'from naivety and ignorance'

Lasan Group has transformed itself from a small restaurant in the back streets of Birmingham into an £8 million business

Legislation could pave the way for Super Prix return

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In what has been hailed as a huge boost to British motor sport, the Deregulation Bill - which enables motor racing events to take place in towns and cities on mainland Britain - has achieved Royal Assent

Days to go until Great Birmingham 10k

Map of the 2015 Great Birmingham 10k Run course
Take a look at our handy guide to help you avoid the road problems and map the route of this inaugural 10k event in the Great Run series
Simon Brown, Iain Morrison, Jane Brown, Gary Priest, Alexandra Phillips.

Landowners given updates on rural law at seminar

Law firm mfg Solicitors and the Country Land and Business Association (CLA) recently held a spring farming seminar in Ludlow.

Campanile Hotel Birmingham showcases its facilities and food

Kevin Little, Alex McLean, Juliet Hayes, Laurence Whittle, Vaidas Viktaravicius, all Campanile Hotels.
Campanile Hotel Birmingham invited local companies, suppliers and hotel booking agents to its first business to business expo.

Coventry Hospital trust and uni championed

Adam Dent, Advent Communications; John Latham, Coventry University; Sarah Perry, Coventry and Warwickshire Place Manager; Andy Hardy, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust; Roger Harrabin, BBC; Les Ratcliffe, Coventry and Warwickshire Place Board and Jaguar Land Rover.
The success of two of Coventry's largest employers has been underlined to an audience of business leaders.
Verity Stokes, Katie Bard

BYPY 2015: Verity Stokes, Katie Bard

We start meeting finalists in the HR, recruitment and training category ahead of next week's 2015 BYPY Awards ceremony

Many mid-market bosses in Birmingham looking to sell-up

Nearly a third of mid-market firms in Birmingham want to sell up, according to new research.

Black Country workers axed as Carcraft closes amid £8m losses

Carcraft in Wednesbury where around 60 staff are being made redundant
Used car chain founded more than six decades ago has suddenly closed leaving 500 staff out of work nationally

Aston Martin to realise DBX concept with £200m funding round

Aston Martin has secured £200m in funding to support development of new cars including the DBX
Luxury sports car manufacturer secures support from major shareholders to drive forward new car development

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Chinese investors' plan to fund major Birmingham regeneration schemes

Picture taken to mark the BBC's move from Pebble Mill to The Mailbox in 2004

BBC under fire for no-show from nationals at Birmingham election count

Matthew Kendall, who is urging support for the Foundation launched in his name.

Dying father calls on businesses to back new charity

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