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Marvin Rees explains what impact ‘Brexit’ has had on Bristol

Economy & Politics, Events, Latest News,

An event has held recently to discuss how ‘Brexit’ is affecting the city of Bristol. The event has held at @Bristol and organised by the University of Bristol. Mayor Marvin Rees held a Q&a...

Manchester terrorist attack, threat level ‘critical’ and election campaigning suspended – Politics roundup

Economy & Politics, Latest News,

Here is Business Leader Magazine’s update from Westminster – your views and opinions are always welcome… Manchester terrorist attack – what we know so far On Monday evening at the Manchester A...

Foreign investment in the South West declines by nearly 25% as ‘super regions’ thrive

Economy & Politics, Latest News,

The South West recorded 28 foreign direct investment projects in 2016, of which 75% were first time investments in the region from international investors. This follows a more successful year in 2015,...

£2.7bn invested in deals between South West SMEs and corporates

Economy & Politics, Financial Services, Latest News,

208 deals took place between South West SMEs and large organisations over the last four years, known to have exceeded £2.7bn, according to economic data from national law firm, Bond Dickinson. Howeve...

Why could FTSE 100 companies face up to £5 billion a year in fines?

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FTSE 100 companies could face fines of up to £5 billion a year if they don’t comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), according to analysis by global management consultancy Oli...

UK must improve language skills to prepare for Brexit

Creative Industries, Economy & Politics, Latest News, Legal,

UK businesses and institutions urgently need to prioritise language skills to avoid competitive disadvantage from Brexit says the Institute of Translation and Interpreting (ITI). In the week of its in...

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