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City jobs fair will offer hundreds of opportunities
Hundreds of jobs and apprenticeship opportunities in Wolverhampton will be on offer at a special event for city residents.
Black Country continues to maximise growth in Foreign Direct Investment
The Black Country has seen continued growth in the number of jobs created by foreign owned companies over the past 12 months seeing an increase of approx. 285% according to new figures released by UK Trade & Investment (UKTI).
Local rail passengers in line for major improvements from next year
Rail passengers will enjoy extra capacity, more frequent services and free Wi-Fi under a new, locally managed rail network for the West Midlands, it was confirmed today (Tuesday August 30).
Air Tightness Technical Workshop
In association with the Forum for the Built Environment (fbe) trained airtightness testers from the BECCI project team will look at why airtightness is so significant in both new and existing buildings. This technical workshop, held in 3 separate locations will give you the inside story and a chance...
West Midlands Combined Authority receives multi-million pound devo boost
Local people in the West Midlands today received a multi-million pound cash boost to invest directly in the future of their region.
Wolverhampton Business Week
This year's Wolverhampton Business Week is set to take place from Monday 26 - Friday 30 September.
2016 exam results toolkit for employers
To support young people at A Level and GCSE exam results time, the National Apprenticeship Service has created a toolkit to support employers with key messaging at exam results time.
The Great British High Street 2016
Encourage your local area to enter the Great British High Street Competition!
Applications Open for Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Programme
Do you run a successful business or social enterprise and are looking to grow?
Joining the Dots
The Careers and Enterprise Company has published its first annual review, ‘Joining the dots’.
Redevelopment of science park gets off the ground
The University of Wolverhampton’s £10.1 million investment in a new Science, Technology and Prototyping Centre is getting off the ground.
Black Country LEP works alongside Jobcentre Plus
The Black Country LEP works alongside Jobcentre Plus as one of the key partners who can help businesses move towards ambitious growth aspirations, whilst also reinvesting in local communities.
New Transport Secretary hears how road and rail schemes will kick start Midlands Engine
Tackling the bottlenecks at the heart of the UK’s road and rail networks will unlock faster economic growth and help the Midlands prosper in an increasingly competitive global market place, new Transport Secretary Chris Grayling heard today.
Major boost for Black Country households and businesses as Fibre Broadband project passes 20,000 premises milestone
More than 20,000 businesses and households are now able to access high-speed fibre broadband thanks to the ambitious Black Country Broadband Project, lead partners Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) and BT announced today.
First glimpse of what refurbished Civic Halls will look like
City of Wolverhampton Council has revealed the first artist’s impressions of the new-look Civic Halls.
Aston Martin boss gives WMCA’s Productivity and Skills Commission a flying start
Dr Andy Palmer CMG, President and Chief Executive Officer of Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd, has agreed to chair the West Midlands Combined Authority’s (WMCA) Productivity and Skills Commission.