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Tata Steel invests £4m in Black Country factory

Steel group has created new high-tech robotic welding line at its service centre in Wednesfield

Judges of the 2017 Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce Awards (from left): Mark Smith, Victoria Lineton, Russell Jeans, Axel Wittenberg and Alan Gilmour

Greater Birmingham Chamber awards shortlist unveiled

Did your company make it into the final across the seven award categories?

Peugeot 308

Peugeot Citroen looks to take over GM Europe?

Professor David Bailey on PSA Group holding advanced talks with General Motors about buying its European division

Jaguar F-Pace

Jaguar Land Rover in row over adverts funding extremism

Luxury car maker is one of several big names which unknowingly had ads appearing alongside extremist videos

Jim Ratcliffe, the founder and chairman of Ineos

Billionaire plans new vehicle inspired by Land Rover Defender

Jim Ratcliffe claims the car will be a "major improvement" on previous incarnations of the famous model

Black Country jobs saved with £100m rescue deal

Tata Steel sells speciality steels division after launching hunt to find a buyer almost a year ago

JLR site in Lode Lane Solihull exclusive

Jaguar Land Rover heist: How gang stole £3m of engines in SIX MINUTES

Sources reveal how gang returned to Lode Lane factory to steal more parts


Criminals steal £3 MILLION of engines from Jaguar Land Rover's Solihull plant in film-style heist

Reward offered to catch gang who were in and out with stolen lorry in just SIX MINUTES

New laws to bring driverless cars to UK roads

Transport Secretary says legislation is needed to make it clear who's responsible if a driverless car crashes

Stuart Hateley, managing director of Grayson Thermal Systems

Manufacturer targets Middle East after adding £3m in sales

Grayson Thermal Systems says Middle East is untapped market for its heating and cooling systems

Cadbury strikes Premier League partnership deal

Renowned Birmingham confectionery brand signs three-year deal with English football's top division

JLR crush accident leaves victim 'unable to dance'

£900,000 is first stage in 'drawing a line' under accident as factory worker seeks compensation for leg amputation following 2015 factory crush

Mayor candidate wants self-driving cars on West Midlands roads

Testing cars which drive themselves in the West Midlands will boost local manufacturers, says Mayor candidate

An artist's impression of HS2

Bids invited for £2.75 billion HS2 high speed trains contract

Winning firm will build new HS2 trains to run between London and Birmingham

Greggs to axe Birmingham bakery with 140 job losses

National group wants to create a 'logistics centre of excellence' at Birmingham warehouse to focus on distribution activities 

100 jobs under threat after West Midlands manufacturer falls into administration

More than 40 staff have already left Worcestershire manufacturing group which specialises in commercial interiors

Covpress deal with Liberty House saves 740 jobs

Group which has already rescued parts of Caparo and Tata Steel strengthens its presence in the West Midlands

Black Country manufacturer in £5m MBO

Clamason Industries, whose components are used in Ferrari sports cars, is now being led by a new-look senior team

Sponsorship deal for Drive Midlands

Mills & Reeve signs up as only legal partner for investment programme aimed at driving success in automotive supply chain

Another record sales year at Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover enjoys another record year

West Midlands car manufacturer sells almost 600,000 vehicles across the world - representing a 20 per cent increase

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Channel 4's Extremely British Muslims to lift lid on life as a Birmingham Muslim

Bistrot Pierre's Birmingham restaurant will be joined by more venues in the region

Bistrot Pierre to create 100 jobs with new restaurant launches

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