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A slight rebrand for Birmingham Airport could be a way to lure US passengers, according to its chief executive

'Shakespeare's Airport' could help Birmingham crack US market

Rebrand for Birmingham Airport is not such a daft idea says chief executive Paul Kehoe following similar ploy to woo Chinese visitors

LandWind X7

Jaguar Land Rover may have to live with Evoque 'copycat'

The Midland car-maker had pledged to take legal action against Chinese car-maker LandWind over its proposed X7 model, which Land Rover bosses said bears a striking resemblance to the Range Rover Evoque

Election 2015: The economic realities of Election 2015

In every election voters are asked to make their decision based on the economic record of the incumbent - in this case a coalition - government or that offered by an alternative party.

MG's new SUV, which is set to make its debut in China as the GTS this spring

No MG sports car in the pipeline as firm instead focuses on SUV arrival

MG Motor UK's marketing chief says a sports car is still some way off but did not rule out future development

A parade of Jaguar and Land Rover heritage vehicles at the Lode Lane plant to mark the start of Jaguar production there

Parade of historic Jaguars and Land Rovers made possible thanks to £100m classic car collection purchase

The parade, which took place within the road network of the Lode Lane factory, featured 40 classic Jaguar Land Rover models spanning the decades

Getting an inside track with Chinese investment

Chinese investment and its support for UK manufacturing is as important now as ever, says Mike Loftus

Sabri MD Taha, head of the Halal Industry Innovation Centre, Hajah Normah SH Jamil, permanent secretary Brunei Darussalam's Ministry of Industry & Primary Resources and Gary Ho, MD of SQW China

Brunei's halal industry centre targets Midland businesses

The Asian nation, which is located on the north coast of the island of Borneo, is creating what is set to be the largest concentration of firms producing halal products in the world through its Brunei BioInnovation Corridor

MG Rover workers at a protest rally outside the Longbridge factory in April 2005

MG Rover crisis ten years on still leaves unanswered questions

As the landmark anniversary passed this week, the Post recalls the desperate attempts to save the Longbridge carmaker in 2005 and how the bitter fallout from its collapse is still being felt to this day

CGI of the planned HS2 rail line

Birmingham leader says HS2 rail link on track despite Shadow Chancellor's claim it should be delayed

Birmingham leader Sir Albert Bore insists Birmingham to northern cities HS2 phase 2 link going ahead after Ed Balls said build HS3 first

The London Taxi Company in Holyhead Road Coventry

Geely unveils £250m investment in new R&D and manufacturing facility for London Taxi Company

The investment at the London Taxi Company comes as the manufacturer prepares for the introduction of the next generation electric and ultra-low emission Black Cab

Steve Allen, head of the Birmingham office of Mills & Reeve, with new recruit Claire O'Brien

Intellectual property expert joins Mills & Reeve

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Claire O’Brien, formerly director of the IP team at Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co, specialises in contentious intellectual property matters

American Airlines to spread the news of Birmingham

US airline says it is keen to promote city as a destination ahead of launch of flights to JFK Airport in May

Greg Lowson

Budget 2015: West Midlands must follow Greater Manchester's lead on devolution

George Osborne announced Greater Manchester will be able to keep all growth in business rates in its own region.

Birmingham Airport signs new partnership with Chinese airport

Memorandum of understanding with Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport formalises business relationship aimed at collaborating on marketing and sharing best practice

Prime Minister David Cameron has praised the region's export activities to China

David Cameron hails region's 'amazing' export surplus to China

West Midlands leading the way and bucking UK trend with exports to Far East manufacturing powerhouse

The Jaguar factory in Castle Bromwich

Jaguar Land Rover considers electric car production in Austria

The Post recently revealed the Midland car-maker was targeting potential new factories in Turkey and Austria, contrary to reports it is set for the US

West Midlands' export surplus to China nears £3bn

Region sees another rise in the amount of good heading east compared with what is coming back as brands like JLR and JCB lead the way

Paul Noon, UKTI's regional director for the West Midlands

West Midlands' exports rise despite UK-wide fall

The region enjoyed its sixth consecutive year of export growth in 2014 on the back of success stories like Jaguar Land Rover and JCB

Birmingham International Airport

Flights from China to Birmingham across the summer announced

Flights from Beijing will bring thousands of Chinese tourists to the region, as Birmingham Airport uses Shakespeare to promote itself in the Far East

Browne Jacobson corporate finance partner Roger Birchall

Browne Jacobson team advises Concentric Pumps on acquisition of GKN Sinter Metals de Argentina

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Concentric is a manufacturer of technology oil pumps, water pumps, fuel pumps and hydraulic systems

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