Positive predictions for C&W inward investment

Thursday 23rd of October 2014 12:00 AM

Leading business and property figures from Coventry and Warwickshire believe the area could continue its run of impressive results in attracting inward investment.

Work Experience Week launched by Sky with support from Esther McVey MP

Wednesday 22nd of October 2014 12:00 AM

This year’s Work Experience Week was launched in style by Sky, at an event which saw Sky Academy and other high profile organisations receive the highest quality standard for their range of Work Experience and Apprenticeship programmes.  

Coventry company creating jobs and diversifying

Wednesday 22nd of October 2014 12:00 AM

An innovative design and manufacturing company in Coventry is diversifying, creating jobs and buying new premises after receiving a major grant from the Regional Growth Fund (RGF).

New digital gaming hub opens in Leamington

Tuesday 21st of October 2014 12:00 AM

A new incubator facility for start-up gaming companies and micro enterprises has been opened in Leamington to encourage further inward investment.

(5) TUC: LEPs and Economic Revival

Wednesday 15th of October 2014 12:00 AM

A report published by the Trades Union Congress outlines its concerns about the operation of the LEPs. This working brief provides a short summary of the report highlighting some key messages for those involved with the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership.

Employer Ownership: Engineering skills grants for employers

Wednesday 15th of October 2014 12:00 AM

The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills currently has two new government grant schemes for employers, which provide a 50% cash match for improving the engineering skills in their workforce.

These are:

-£10 million to improve engineering careers