Midlands unite to promote £14bn investment opportunities
The Midlands has set out its stall to win £14bn from global investors as part of its plan to turn itself into one of the world's leading regional economies. The Midlands Engine Pitchbook will showcase investment opportunities to key markets such as China and the US. It unveils 33 major schemes for investors, which can create a total of 178,000 jobs, 32,000 new homes and 57.9 million sq ft of property space for the region. Business secretary Sajid Javid said: 'Foreign investment in the Midlands has more than doubled since 2011 and by embracing opportunities such as the MIPIM trade fair, we will capitalise on the Midlands' natural strengths and make it an engine for growth.'
Note: News bulletin content has been provided by a third-party and is not the opinion of Santander
When you’re an established business, recruiting top talent in all the areas you need can seem like a never-ending challenge.
If you’re a start-up or small business, how can you put together an attractive employee package to appeal to top talent – graduate and…
More than one million incidents of financial fraud occurred in the first six months of 2016, according to official figures released by…