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22 December 2017

Birmingham’s tourism sector hails Commonwealth Games 2022 announcement

21 December 2017

Commonwealth Games Federation selects Birmingham as host city partner of the 2022 Commonwealth Games

08 December 2017

Coventry crowned UK city of culture 2021

29 September 2017

Government confirms Birmingham bid for the Commonwealth Games 2022

06 July 2017

West Midlands Combined Authority submits its case to become the home of Channel 4

16 June 2017

West Midlands Growth Company supports Birmingham’s bid for the Commonwealth Games 2022

09 May 2017

Historic vote sees Andy Street elected first West Midlands Mayor

27 April 2017

West Midlands Growth Company formed to promote region on global stage

07 March 2017

DCLG Minister Sajid Javid MP welcomes formation of WMCA growth company

07 February 2017

Midlands region unites on unprecedented scale at MIPIM 2017

22 November 2016

Birmingham voted conferencing capital by UK event organisers

30 September 2016

Birmingham throws hat into the ring to bid for 2026 Commonwealth Games

11 August 2016

Spring occupancy rates at Birmingham’s hotels reach 13-year high

10 August 2016

West Midlands attractions enjoy largest UK visitor growth in 2015

21 June 2016

Conference hears how Midlands Connect can unlock growth and jobs

09 May 2016

Major step forward for National College for High Speed Rail as construction starts

19 April 2016

Aston University to recognise leading academics as part of its 50th Anniversary celebrations

31 March 2016

Top speakers announced for tourism society symposium in Birmingham

09 March 2016

Marketing Birmingham bolsters Executive Management Team

18 February 2016

Greater Birmingham’s ‘Today, Tomorrow and Beyond’ showcased to investors at MIPIM 2016

22 January 2016

Birmingham hotels break October occupancy record

13 January 2016

Birmingham is the UK’s property hotspot according to new real estate report

11 January 2016

Birmingham remains a regional hotspot for UK entrepreneurs

18 December 2015

New generation of engineers gear up for careers in high speed rail

01 December 2015

Birmingham voted favourite UK regional city for business tourism events

11 November 2015

Major milestone for new national college in Birmingham

23 October 2015

Birmingham's regeneration renaissance wins two national property awards

07 October 2015

Growth Hub launched as one-stop-shop of support for Greater Birmingham businesses

08 September 2015

Birmingham hotels achieve record half-year occupancy rates

22 July 2015

Unprecedented plan to maximise benefits of HS2 unveiled

15 July 2015

Marketing campaign showcases more of Birmingham

19 June 2015

Greater Birmingham leads British regions for foreign investment

02 June 2015

Birmingham embarks on unprecedented construction spree to meet record demand from financial services

28 May 2015

West Midlands sees best FDI performance in a decade

20 May 2015

Birmingham's International visitor numbers reach all-time high

20 May 2015

Business Birmingham recognised at global inward investment awards

11 May 2015

Public invited to help define the best of Greater Birmingham and Solihull

01 May 2015

John Lewis Birmingham seeks local retail talent

25 March 2015

HSBC to create the head office of ring-fenced bank in Birmingham

10 March 2015

£18 million Enterprise Zone investment delivers new developments in Birmingham

03 March 2015

UK hotel forecast reveals strong outlook for Birmingham hotel industry

26 February 2015

Collaboration takes centre stage as Greater Birmingham reveals MIPIM events programme

04 February 2015

Birmingham launches £600 million masterplan to become global professional services hub

09 January 2015

GBSLEP sign £357m Growth Deal with Deputy Prime Minister

16 December 2014

Birmingham listed in Rough Guides’ top 10 places to visit in 2015

04 December 2014

Regional reactions to the Autumn Statement

13 November 2014

Birmingham hotels post record occupancy rates

30 October 2014

Greater Birmingham to define its story as global competition heats up

07 October 2014

New high speed rail college to be in Birmingham and Doncaster

12 September 2014

Double investment boost for Birmingham

22 August 2014

West Midlands celebrates strongest summer ever for inbound tourism

13 August 2014

Birmingham visitor figures hit record high

31 July 2014

Grand Central and Birmingham New Street to open in September 2015

29 July 2014

Greater Birmingham leads UK FDI surge

17 July 2014

Greater Birmingham at Expo Real 2014

09 July 2014

Planning Application lodged for iCentrum; Birmingham's first speculative office building in 4 years

16 June 2014

Birmingham launches campaign at Old Street to attract London tech fims

10 June 2014

Record jobs boost for Greater Birmingham & Solihull as foreign firms flock

28 May 2014

Icelandair to start flying from Birmingham

16 May 2014

Birmingham to become home of BBC's UK skills and talent centre

09 May 2014

Birmingham attracts record number of international visitors

23 April 2014

Greater Birmingham delegation reflects on positive MIPIM

17 April 2014

Birmingham retains Lead for Quality of Life

19 March 2014

Paradise Circus CGI video provides insight into future of the city

13 March 2014

First ever UK charter flights from China to the UK announced

11 February 2014

Birmingham and Solihull tourism industry to be put in ‘driving seat’ in efforts to boost growth

18 December 2013

Birmingham makes its mark in 2013

16 December 2013

25 years in Birmingham’s events spotlight

03 December 2013

Birmingham Airport Aim To Increase Chinese Visitors To The Region Through New Partnership With Caiss

22 November 2013

New Hotel Set for an Extended Stay in Birmingham

07 November 2013

‘Christmas now trending in Birmingham’

24 October 2013

Short-sighted focus on London holding the UK back in digital race

16 October 2013

Viva Las Vegas for Birmingham

10 October 2013

Birmingham takes to the stage for MIPIM 2014

03 October 2013

Tourism and employment boost for Black Country

26 September 2013

Fourth Michelin Star for Birmingham

26 September 2013

Disney's The Lion King Concludes Sell-out Birmingham Season

20 September 2013

CBRE wins high profile mandate to manage The Cube

20 September 2013

Birmingham City Centre New Street Premier Inn - Premiere Launch

19 September 2013

Birmingham voted Best UK City at annual travel awards

16 September 2013

Feeding the media: finding the way to a journalist’s heart through food

24 July 2013

Greater Birmingham and Solihull tops national league table for new foreign investment

24 July 2013

Birmingham Carnival unites community for day of fun

22 July 2013

Business Catalyst to open doors for new investors

16 July 2013

Campaign gives flavour of 'Birmingyum'

05 July 2013

Air India to launch Birmingham-Delhi flights

15 March 2013

Birmingham is top for tourists

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