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Chairman Mike Colledge (back right) with the 2017 BYPY committee

BYPY committee and awards date revealed

Team which will run the 2017 Birmingham Young Professional of the Year Awards unveiled

The pound has risen in just FOUR countries over the past year - and here's where

Uncertainty around the UK's future post-EU Referendum has sparked a poor year for holidaymakers

RBS in St Philip's Place, Birmingham city centre.

RBS pays £100million for catering - then staff canteen flunks hygiene test

Caterers Baxterstorey says it takes health and safety extremely seriously

Tim Rayner of Browne Jacobson has joined the board of BPS Birmingham

New faces on BPS Birmingham board

Trio of directors from city's professional services community join board of directors at networking group

CGI of Dandara's plans which have received new government support

New investment to build more than 300 Birmingham apartments

Government ploughs millions into Dandara's plans for the site of the once-mooted V Building off Broad Street

West Midlands starting salaries set to rise

New research suggests those professionals looking for a new job will do so from a position of strength when it comes to negotiating salary

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his first - and last - Autumn Statement today

Autumn Statement: What Birmingham's business community thinks

New opportunities, potential rises for renters, positive news on devolution - catch up with what people are saying here

Lombard Risk has opened a new tech hub in Alpha Tower

140 new tech jobs created in Birmingham city centre

Lombard Risk Management also has offices in New York, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo

Mitchells & Butlers has posted a drop in profits and sales

Mitchells & Butlers' warning over weak pound and rising wages

Birmingham-based owner of pub chains such as All Bar One and Harvester posts drop in yearly revenue and pre-tax profit

Wesleyan chief executive Craig Errington (left) and chairman Bryan Jackson celebrate 175 years of business with staff

Wesleyan chief celebrates quarter century

Craig Errington marks 25 years of service during which time financial services firm has undergone massive period of change

Ian Borley, KPMG's new head of enterprise for the Midlands

New Midlands enterprise chief at KPMG

Ian Borley will help privately owned businesses in the region

Terry Michael, investment director with Investec Wealth & Investment

New director at Investec Wealth

Terry Michael joins seven-strong team of wealth management firm in Birmingham

Staff at BMW in Hams Hall were balloted over strike action

BMW workers back strike action in pension row

Trade union members at luxury German car brand vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action in consultative ballot

Birmingham City Council is under fire over holes in the West Midlands Pension Fund

Birmingham risking 'BHS-sized pension scandal'

Pressure ramps up over deficit in West Midlands Pension Fund which is used by 300,000 council workers

Birmingham City University has been awarded £250,000 to teach degree apprenticeships

BCU handed £250,000 to address West Midlands skills gap

University is chosen as part of £1m government programme to teach students via 'degree apprenticeships' in fields such as construction and radiography

Innovation Engine project team in Birmingham

Green light for £3.2m Birmingham innovation project

The three-year initiative aims to helps organisations and small companies in the health, sustainability and transport sectors overcome challenges

From left: Jericho Foundation's client support manager Patrick Masih and chief executive Richard Beard with Finance Birmingham's portfolio director Clive Broadhurst

Finance Birmingham investment brings jobs boost at city charity

Jericho Foundation grows team and helps more than 200 disadvantaged people into work following £200,000 backing

Three Snowhill is set to house HMRC

Thousands of tax collectors are coming to this Birmingham office

HMRC looking at new Three Snowhill offices to bring together thousands of tax staff from across the West Midlands

KPMG's Midlands regional chairman Mike Steventon (centre) with newly promoted partners (from left) Siobhan Lodder, Mike Tuhme, Chris Pole and Louise Scott-Worrall

Partner promotions at KPMG

Quintet step up at financial services firm as part of more than 100 promotions across Midlands

Belfry takes top honour at Birmingham Post Business Awards

Hotel and golf resort named Company of the Year while manufacturer RP Technologies enjoys a brace of awards

Videos & Photos

Toni Maclean, Don Maclean, TV Presenter; Andy Peebles, Radio Presenter.

Swan Publishing held its 10th birthday party at mac Birmingham

James Day, Didier Philipot and Gilles Larroque at the re-launch of Edmunds Restaurant.

Edmunds restaurant re-launch a roaring success

The yet to be licensed bar at Upstairs Downstairs

Plans revealed for new Downstairs cocktail bar in Jewellery Quarter

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Business Reporter
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