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Archive of all news from before May 2019

  1. Unveiling Bradford Film Office Plaque In China

    Cultural and academic exchange between Bradford and Qingdao

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    • 18 September 2018

    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 how it is benefitting Bradford and the wider region.

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  2. Roger Marsh OBE DL sat on yellow blocks

    Chair's blog: the positive impact of our £1bn Growth Deal is being felt across the region

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    • 26 June 2018

    Our £1billion-plus Growth Deal with government is now halfway into delivery, and its impact is being felt across the region in the shape of new, world-class college facilities, homes, commercial developments and transport infrastructure, and – crucially – more skilled jobs created and safeguarded for local people.

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  3. Live Hong Kong

    The value of innovation to Hong Kong

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    • 21 March 2018

    Elaine Taylor-Whilde, CEO of Nine Health CIC, who joined the PM Theresa May on her trip to China in January this year, is in Hong Kong for the Festival and had this to say about how international cooperation is the key to prosperity and happiness on a global scale.

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  4. China and UK flags

    Let's talk... selling to China

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    • 11 May 2017

    Hailing Yu is the China Business Adviser of the UK Northern Powerhouse, China-Britain Business Council (CBBC), drawing on 20 years’ experience working in, running and supporting businesses in both China and the UK. Here she discusses the exciting potential for Leeds City Region businesses to tap into Chinese markets through social media and e-commerce.

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