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Wednesday, 26 March, 2014 - 10:17
A leading investment specialist told North West businesses that the UK economy is now experiencing the strongest growth of any developed economy in the world and that growth would not be confined to the South East.Oliver Stones, a senior investment...
Wednesday, 26 March, 2014 - 10:14
Liverpool City Council has completed its acquisition of the Cunard building on the waterfront.It wants to relocate council staff from two other offices and also use the building as a cruise liner baggage handling and check-in centre once again.It...
Tuesday, 25 March, 2014 - 11:50
Following previous success and by popular demand, Your Business eZine's (YBE) First Thursday Business Club returned last month and we're back again. This month the event will actually be held on the second Thursday of the month (10th April) at 5....
Tuesday, 25 March, 2014 - 11:20
It may have been Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson who grabbed the headlines during last week’s MIPIM festival on the French Riviera – but it was Liverpool’s private sector that was the real driving force behind the city’s presence at the event.Liverpool...
Tuesday, 25 March, 2014 - 11:17
Unprecedented demand for tickets have been reported by a Merseyside travel agent as Cunard Line’s 175th anniversary voyage from Liverpool to New York on its flagship Queen Mary 2 next year sold out within an hour of going on sale.The...
Tuesday, 25 March, 2014 - 11:05
In June, Liverpool Waterfront Business Partnership (LWBP) will be hosting representatives from Copenhagen, Shanghai and New York at the inaugural ‘Liverpool International Waterfront Forum’.  The Forum will be taking place over the 18th and...
Tuesday, 25 March, 2014 - 11:02
The headline rate of inflation fell again last month to 1.7%, from 1.9% in January. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the largest contribution came from the falling cost of transport fuel, with the lower price of clothing and...
Monday, 24 March, 2014 - 11:26
The Co-operative Bank is proposing to raise £400m to tackle extra costs arising from its separation from the Co-operative Group and charges from issues such as PPI payments and interest rate swaps. This comes as the bank said it expects to...
Monday, 24 March, 2014 - 10:16
Twenty Liverpool business people have climbed Machu Picchu in Peru in support of Sport Relief and the ADHD Foundation.The group helped to raise more than £15,000 for the ADHD Foundation and Sport Relief by scaling the 15th Century Inca site...
Monday, 24 March, 2014 - 10:12
Some of Merseyside’s leading female entrepreneurs, business owners and decision makers were recognised at the second annual Women in Business Awards. Baa Bar founder Elaine Clarke was honoured with the Decade of Excellence Award, while the Chief...
Friday, 21 March, 2014 - 14:28
Liverpool-based music performance streaming company Vidzta is offering a fantastic opportunity to the winners of The Crabbie’s Grand National music competition.   The firm, which won February’s Merseyside Innovation Award for its live streaming...
Friday, 21 March, 2014 - 08:52
Businesses locating to Sci-Tech Daresbury Enterprise Zone will benefit from tax incentives for a further three years, under measures announced by the Chancellor in yesterday’s Budget. This means that businesses moving to the Sci-Tech Daresbury...
Friday, 21 March, 2014 - 08:23
When the Liverpool Half Marathon takes place this Sunday (23 March), it will mark two major milestones for race organisers BTR Liverpool.The 13.1-mile challenge celebrates the 21st Anniversary since the race was first staged back in 1994.The event...
Friday, 21 March, 2014 - 08:15
Source: Zywave UK, Wrightsure InsuranceOn 19 March 2014, George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, delivered his Budget to Parliament which reviewed UK economic performance, forecasted future UK economic viability and detailed several changes to...
Friday, 21 March, 2014 - 08:07
Construction and infrastructure company, Morgan Sindall, has become one of the first construction companies to be recognised for achieving the requirements of BS 11000 by the British Standards Institute (BSI), the business standards company....
Friday, 21 March, 2014 - 07:03
 Commercial landlords will have to give tenants a notice period before sending in the bailiffs, under new rules to be introduced next month.   Lisa Evans, Commercial Property Solicitor at Kirwans law firm, is warning commercial landlords...
Thursday, 20 March, 2014 - 10:15
Nominations for the 2014 European Diversity Awards are now open in Madrid.The search for European employers who a demonstrated a commitment to diversity and equality in the workplace is underway. The 2014 European Diversity Awards was launched...
Thursday, 20 March, 2014 - 10:11
More than 100 women from around the city have been brought together for an inspiring new art exhibition. Creative therapist Clare Campbell, from Toxteth, has spent the past three months working on the project, motivating women of all...
Thursday, 20 March, 2014 - 09:53
Aintree Racecourse and The Crabbie’s Grand National will be throwing their support behind Sport Relief on Friday, March 21 by donating £1 for every Ladies Day ticket sold on the day. The money raised will help transform the lives of some of the...
Thursday, 20 March, 2014 - 09:47
George Osborne’s 2014 Budget has offered smaller and medium-sized businesses vital breathing space to invest and grow according to Liverpool-based Middleton Solicitors. Practice Director Viki Barry said that doubling the investment allowance from £...
Thursday, 20 March, 2014 - 09:36
  London, 18 March 2014 – Seneca Investment Managers, the new fund management firm within the Seneca Partners Group, today announced that Jon Moulton, via his family office, Perscitus Advisers, has acquired a significant minority...
Thursday, 20 March, 2014 - 08:44
A new network, which helps to accelerate innovation into the NHS, has officially launched with an event to connect healthcare, academia and industry in the region.   The North West Coast Academic Health Science Network (NWC AHSN), is one...
Wednesday, 19 March, 2014 - 11:15
Operation Pathfinder is looking for people to push themselves to the limit by going over the edge of Merseyside's highest abseil on either 26th or 27th April to help support young people. . The popular charity abseil takes place from the roof of...
Wednesday, 19 March, 2014 - 10:53
After wowing industry professionals with hair-raising creations, Hooka has secured an impressive six places in the forthcoming L’Oreal Colour Trophy North West Regional Final 2014.The highly acclaimed Liverpool hair brand, which has salons in...
Wednesday, 19 March, 2014 - 10:45
Property investors are creating a potential ‘living hell’ for their families and business partners by failing to make plans for after their death, according to a leading solicitor.   John-Paul Dennis, partner at Kirwans law firm, has spoken of...