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Leeds City Region businesses save enough energy to make 138 million cups of tea
12th April 2019

Leeds City Region businesses save enough energy to make 138 million cups of tea

Businesses across the region are being encouraged to take up support from the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) Resource Efficiency Fund (REF) to reduce their energy bills and carbon e...

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Delegation takes off to promote Leeds City Region
11th March 2019

Delegation takes off to promote Leeds City Region

Leeds City Region’s delegation to MIPIM - the world’s largest property investment conference - set off today from Leeds Bradford Airport.

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Bradford attracts significant new investor
4th March 2019

Bradford attracts significant new investor

PwC, one of the world’s leading professional services organisations, has taken the decision to open a new Assurance Centre in Bradford.

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Employment Hub launched in Leeds City Region
1st March 2019

Employment Hub launched in Leeds City Region

The free programme will engage over 6,000 young people over three years, with support to get them into further learning, self-employment, employment or an apprenticeship.

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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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Leeds City Region strengthens trade ties to Qingdao
13th September 2018

Leeds City Region strengthens trade ties to Qingdao

Leeds City Region has further enhanced its ability to trade with China through a series of agreements to stimulate trade with the port city of Qingdao, which has a GDP of one trillion yuan, is home...

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