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Far East Consortium and Alliance Manchester Business School host Northern Gateway tour for Chinese business leaders

Delegates from China enjoyed a fascinating tour of Manchester’s past – and a close-up view of a bold new vision for up to 15,000 homes on the north side of the city centre. 23 senior Chinese business and government officials were in…

Deals prove resilience of market despite Brexit uncertainty harming other areas of the economy

Four industrial units in Greater Manchester totalling almost 27,000 sq ft have been let by real estate advisors Colliers International. The deals achieved by the industrial and logistics team at the Manchester office of Colliers are: 10,475 sq ft at Unit 10,…

Colliers International reacts to ‘fiscal Phil’s’ Budget 2018

Yesterday, the Chancellor of the Exchequer Phillip Hammond delivered his Budget for 2018, setting in stone the Government’s plans for spending and revenue-raising for the year ahead. The Chancellor’s speech covered a wide range of themes, including several property related topics, many…

Leah Taylor has been named Legal PA of the Year in the 2018 North West PA of the Year Awards.

Leah Taylor, who works in the Family Law team at Clarke Willmott LLP in Manchester has been named Legal PA of the Year in the 2018 North West PA of the Year Awards. Leah, PA to Chris Longbottom, who heads up the…

MANCHESTER INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL REVEALS FIRST ARTISTS FOR 2019

Manchester International Festival (MIF) has announced the first artists for its 2019 programme, with each commission set to offer a distinctive and very personal take on how we relate to today’s world. MIF19 takes place from 4-21 July 2019, with artists from…

Member Event – Cyber Security: Law and Guidance Helen Wong MBE

Join Clarke Willmott at the launch of Helen Wong MBE's second Bloomsbury legal publication at Deloitte's Manchester office on Thursday 15 November from 11:30am. Organisations that use cyber space need to be cyber secure. However, the regulatory reform process for cyber security…

Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall launches an exciting new membership series

This month, Manchester’s state-of-the-art concert venue launches a series of new membership packages which includes not only guaranteed tickets for concerts at the prestigious Bridgewater Hall, but also priority booking at Manchester Arena The membership packages offer the ideal opportunity for businesses…

Lastest events from Alliance Manchester Business School

Alliance Manchester Business School has two exciting FREE events coming up. Teddy Chester lecture: Martin McKee, Professor of European Public Health The term ‘fake news’ is widely scrutinised today yet it still affects all aspects of our society, and the healthcare sector…

EY focusses on growth in the regions after a year of investment in people

EY, the professional services firm providing assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, has reported UK fee income growth of 2.7% to £2.41bn for the year ending 30 June 2018, up from £2.35bn in the previous year, with a five year compound annual…

New state-of-the art meetings and events space unveiled in the heart of The Oxford Road Corridor

Stunning new conference and events space has been unveiled at Manchester’s newest hotel, the Crowne Plaza – Oxford Road. The seven state-of-the art meetings rooms are bathed in natural daylight, thanks to floor-to-ceiling windows and come equipped with the very latest in…