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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

A hybrid car being charged

Alternatively powered cars: Hybrids - not electrics - lead the charge

At the moment everyone seems to be waiting for a 'game changer' in terms of a big breakthrough in battery technology which could see consumers switch over in a big way.

Birmingham hotel rooms perform poorly in trivago ranking

The hotel comparison site trivago’s Reputation Ranking 2015 survey, which ranks 100 global destinations according to the reputation of their hotels, was based on over 140 million online reviews

Architect Steve Purvis, who designed a £300 million factory making automotive parts in Shangdong, China

Why the West Midlands has designs on China

Business correspondent Jon Griffin toured China as part of a business delegation from the region - and found a host of West Midlanders making it big in the Far East.

A Ryanair flight comes in to land at Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport comes out in favour of Gatwick expansion

Birmingham Chamber joins with city's airport to back Gatwick, claiming expanding Heathrow could hit regions

Surge Orchestra - 20 jazz musicians form together for mac Birmingham concert

Composer and band leader Sid Peacock h has a debut concert at mac Birmingham with his newly assembled jazz orchestra

Lord Whitby in China with Covpress

Covpress illustrates why Chinese growth is unstoppable

Jon Griffin visits China to see the opening a major new factory b engineering firm Covpress

A Chinese link-up paying off for Midland engineering

Business columnist Jon Griffin is in China with a delegation from Midland engineering firm Covpress

Covpress' £300m Chinese venture launches to Far East fanfare

Engineering company aims to create 'best press-shop in the world' as it targets expansion following 2013 takeover


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