Archive: September, 2015

Birmingham Enterprise Zone booming with hundreds of new jobs attracted this year

Posted by adminbackup - September 29, 2015 - Newsroom

Birmingham Enterprise Zone has now attracted 1,000 jobs to sites in the city centre and 14 businesses Across the Midlands Engine zones have provided more than 6,500 jobs and supported 68 new businesses More than 2,000 trainees and apprentices are benefiting from zones nationally, tackling local skills gaps Enterprise zones are playing a vital role …

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Latest ons employment survey highlights regional economic success

Posted by adminbackup - September 24, 2015 - Newsroom

Employment figures out today are providing a very positive indication of the economic performance of the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) region. The report containing data for 2014 has been produced by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) and is based on the Business Register Employment Survey (BRES) for 2014 and shows …

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Finance Birmingham scoops two Midlands Dealmakers Awards

Posted by adminbackup - September 21, 2015 - Newsroom

Finance Birmingham is celebrating after winning two prestigious Midlands Dealmakers Awards. The organisation was awarded SME Deal of the Year for its work with Coventry Chemicals, a cleaning products manufacturer and supplier that received £1.8million of growth capital, allowing it to invest in new machinery and improved materials. Finance Birmingham also won Development Finance Deal of …

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