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This vacant building in Hockley could house 57 student bedrooms

More plans for Birmingham student accommodation

Two new developments have landed with the city council to build on a car park and redevelop a vacant commercial block

Profits up at restaurant group San Carlo

Carlo Distefano managing director of San Carlo Restaurants
Italian chain which was born in Birmingham continues expansion plan with new sites in Turkey and China

Thomas Horton Solicitors sees growth in new business

Thomas Horton’s head of corporate services and partner, Jeff Taylor
Thomas Horton’s Jeff Taylor attributed the firm’s success to Worcestershire’s resilience but also to its ‘big city’ expertise.

Pilkington staff strike over pay dispute

Workers at Kings Norton factory claim they are being paid £3,000 a year less than colleagues in Redditch doing the same job

Colonel Tim Collins speaks at Chartered Institute of Management Accountants' event

Colonel Tim Collins OBE
The event was attended by an array of senior CIMA officials, including David Stanford, the newly elected vice president of CIMA

Business In Pictures

This vacant building in Hockley could house 57 student bedrooms

More plans for Birmingham student accommodation

Two new developments have landed with the city council to build on a car park and redevelop a vacant commercial block

Mark Payton, chief executive of Mercia Technologies

Mercia backs Impression Technologies with £1.5m

Henley technology investor takes part in £4m funding round to help aluminium forming company buy a new press facility

Jaguar Land Rover signs partnership to produce vehicles in Austria

The two millionth Land Rover Defender takes shape on the Solihull production line
The partnership has been described as one that will “complement” UK production rather than signalling a move away from the company’s core UK manufacturing base
Climate change

Finally we see wood for the trees in action on climate change

According to UN scientists, deforestation accounts for 10% of global GHG emissions, and is a particular issue in developing countries where land degradation for development, and so-called "slash and burn agriculture", is on the rise.

Business in the Community is good for business

General business
The approach adopted by BitC takes corporate social responsibility to the next level, with a simple desire to tackle a range of issues by mobilising businesses to help leverage their skills to deliver real results for others.

Pilkington staff strike over pay dispute

Workers at Kings Norton factory claim they are being paid £3,000 a year less than colleagues in Redditch doing the same job

Thomas Horton’s head of corporate services and partner, Jeff Taylor

Thomas Horton Solicitors sees growth in new business

Thomas Horton’s Jeff Taylor attributed the firm’s success to Worcestershire’s resilience but also to its ‘big city’ expertise.

Jon Griffin in 2000 with the inside track on the soap opera of life at Longbride

40 years of gangsters, rockers and the art of getting a scoop

A life in journalism as Birmingham Post business reporter and columnist Jon Griffin reflects on four decades working for the local press

Carlo Distefano managing director of San Carlo Restaurants

Profits up at restaurant group San Carlo

Italian chain which was born in Birmingham continues expansion plan with new sites in Turkey and China

Videos & Photos

Gavin Davis and John Dennison, BDO.

BDO focuses on IT management for mid-market senior bosses

The two millionth Land Rover Defender takes shape on the Solihull production line

Jaguar Land Rover signs partnership to produce vehicles in Austria

Entrance view of completed hospital

CircleHealth's private hospital plan for Pebble Mill site

In This Week's Paper

Journalists

Graeme Brown
Regional Head of Business
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Cillian O’ Brien
Business Reporter
Jon Griffin
Business Reporter
Alison Jones
Features writer
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor