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Allegis Global Solutions creates 100 new jobs in Birmingham

Recruitment agency expands network of offices with new base in city's Alpha Tower

Liberty House to expand after Tata Steel buyout

Steel group says it will make multimillion-pound investments into plants

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Jobs threat as Covpress Assembly falls into administration

Hundreds of workers facing uncertain future after car part supplier struggles to find buyer

BMW workers stage industrial action outside the Hams Hall plant in Coleshill

BMW workers at Hams Hall to stage 24-walkout

Members of trade union Unite plough on with plans to hold first of up to five days of industrial action in pensions row

Official launch of the campaign to form a Halesowen BID

Black Country town launches BID campaign

Three-month campaign kicks off to form a new business improvement district which is pledging to invest £120,000 in new initiatives

Andy Coulthurst, chief executive of The Trade Centre Wales

Black Country car supermarket to open

Trade Centre UK makes its first foray into England by launching new car supermarket in the Wednesbury

Paul Faulkner, chief executive of Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce

Business leaders call for action after employment falls

Chamber of commerce says it is vital improving trends in the West Midlands don't stall

Reprieve for Birmingham colleges after apprenticeship snub

Trio of institutions can continue providing apprenticeship training after government performs u-turn over its controversial new register

West Midlands businesses call for industrial strategy

New research from BGF suggests nearly nine out of ten companies in the region want a comprehensive strategy for the UK while doubts over Brexit are subsiding

Bournville to be home of Dairy Milk following £75m investment

Cadbury's confirms production of certain bars which shifted temporarily to Poland will come home to Birmingham after four new lines are opened

Lloyds to close Birmingham city centre branch in 200 jobs cull

Colmore Row branch one of several across the West Midlands to go as bank continues its programme of closures

Paul Faulkner, chief executive of Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce

'Quiet confidence' among Birmingham firms - report

But Greater Birmingham's business leaders call for the Government to create better economic conditions following triggering of Article 50

BMW workers at Hams Hall will strike later this month and in May

BMW workers at Hams Hall to strike for five days

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Manufacturing plant in Coleshill is one of four to take part in eight days of action as trade union members fight back over pension plan

Aston Martin chief executive Andy Palmer (left) and Solihull Council head Nick Page launch the WMCA's Productivity and Skills Commission

Aston Martin chief to lead new skills push

Andy Palmer will head commission to advise the West Midlands Combined Authority on how to increase the region's skills and productivity

Steve Ellis, managing director of Legal & General Home Finance

Legal & General expands Solihull base

Mortgage arm of finance group is moving to a new home in the town as it plans to grow team

International cricket at Edgbaston boosted Birmingham's tourism economy in 2016

Record visitors boost Birmingham's tourism economy

City welcomes all-time high as international cricket and Conservative Party Conference among events which underpin record 2016

Gemini People has opened a new office in Birmingham

Recruitment agency opens new Birmingham office

Firm which specialises in creative and digital roles launches office outside of London for the first time

The Jones Bootmaker store at Grand Central is among those to close

Jones Bootmaker stores to close

Trio of shops in Birmingham area to close despite administrators securing rescue deal with private equity firm Endless

Who will join 2016 champion Abby Corfan on the list of BYPY winners?

BYPY 2017 finalists unveiled

Shortlist announced for annual celebration of young talent in Birmingham's professional services community


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