: ' Brexit'

Brexit action stalls in West Midlands

65 percent are not planning on analysing immigration scenarios and the potential impact on the workforce 74 percent recognise that immigration is needed to fill the skills gap 40 percent have no plans to communicate with [...]

Midlands Aerospace Alliance gears up for biggest industry event of the year

How UK manufacturing is coping with current economic uncertainties and the best ways aerospace suppliers can prepare for Brexit will be top of the agenda at this year’s MAA Conference. Run by the Midlands Aerospace Alliance [...]

Birmingham Cadets get chance to quiz former US military leader

Invited guests and Student Cadets from across the West Midlands got the chance to pitch questions to one of the United States’ most famous military commanders in recent years at the University of Birmingham. General David [...]

UCB’s first hospitality students tuck into feast of memories to kick-start golden anniversary

A group of University College Birmingham’s very first hospitality students were invited back for a feast of memories to kick-start celebrations for its golden anniversary year. The alumni, who were just 16 when they started UCB [...]

PwC reports buoyant deals activity in 2017 with 2018 also looking strong

PwC in the Midlands has reported a buoyant period of deal activity over 2017, despite a headwind of political and economic uncertainty. The firm’s Midlands Deals team has seen healthy activity, with c.40 deals completing to [...]

Profit warnings in the West Midlands hit highest levels for three years

Listed companies in the West Midlands issued a total of 17 profit warnings in 2017, up from 12 in 2016. The final quarter of 2017 saw eight profit warnings, compared to five in the previous quarter [...]