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Boost for local TV and production sector
20th February 2019

Boost for local TV and production sector

The trade association for independent TV production companies in the UK has announced it will open an office in Leeds later this year.

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LEP announces plans to ensure more businesses benefit from recruiting an apprentice
14th February 2019

LEP announces plans to ensure more businesses benefit from recruiting an apprentice

The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership has this week announced that it is widening the scope of its Apprenticeship Grant for Employers to ensure that more businesses can benefit. Businesses ...

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Canadian tech firm launches in Leeds City Region
14th February 2019

Canadian tech firm launches in Leeds City Region

An innovative artificial intelligence (AI) start up incubated in Toronto by IMC Business Architecture, announced its new UK headquarters location as Leeds City Region.

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Leeds City Region showcases success at global conference
12th February 2019

Leeds City Region showcases success at global conference

Leeds City Region’s extensive programme of activity for international property conference MIPIM has been released today. With eighteen sessions over the three day event - bringing together high ...

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Region in frame for rail manufacturing plant
10th October 2018

Region in frame for rail manufacturing plant

Spanish train maker Talgo has announced that our region is on the UK shortlist of six regions to become the home for a new 40,000sq metre manufacturing facility.

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North unites to demand control over EU cash to rebalance the economy
8th October 2018

North unites to demand control over EU cash to rebalance the economy

The North’s civil society and business leaders and its metro mayors, have joined forces to demand control over funding needed to rebalance the economy.

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Preparing for the changing relationship with Europe
5th October 2018

Preparing for the changing relationship with Europe

This autumn local businesses are invited to a series of events to prepare for changes to the trading relationship with Europe.

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New fund launched to help tackle the productivity gap
19th September 2018

New fund launched to help tackle the productivity gap

The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is set to launch a new initiative to encourage businesses to increase productivity and tackle the gap between the Leeds City Region and national a...

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Cultural and academic exchange between Bradford and Qingdao
18th September 2018

Cultural and academic exchange between Bradford and Qingdao

Our@China trade delegation@visited the city of Qingdao on the east coast of China. We talk to Bradford and Qingdao movers and shakers to find out about the connections between the two cities and ho...

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RAIL REVOLUTION OPPORTUNITY TO ATTRACT MANUFACTURERS
18th September 2018

RAIL REVOLUTION OPPORTUNITY TO ATTRACT MANUFACTURERS

As momentum builds around investment in HS2 and upgrades to UK rail stock, we are taking a compelling message to rail sector manufacturers attending Innotrans in Berlin

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Digital skills key to region embracing “rise of the robots”
13th September 2018

Digital skills key to region embracing “rise of the robots”

With the number of digital jobs in the region set to grow 10 times faster than non-digital roles, the upturn in automation goes hand in hand with increased demand for digital skills.

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