Archive for May, 2010

May 14th, 2010

Road works information for Highways Agency roads

istock_informationRoad works information for Highways Agency roads in Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire – 7 days beginning Monday 17th May 2010….

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May 14th, 2010

5050vision Conference 2010 – Workshop presentations

50-50-vision-logo1Workshop presentations are available to view from the recent, successful 5050vision Conference, Ageing – It’s Your Future. Mike Hill, Executive Chair of 5050vision opened the event and Viv Gee, Head of 5050vision gave an update on 5050vision and the Regional Framework for Ageing….

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May 13th, 2010

Chinese investment agency could help pay for second bridge across the River Mersey

merseybridge2A leading Chinese investment agency is in talks to help finance the second bridge across the River Mersey.The Pudong Development Agency, a state-owned company, has in the region of £25bn…

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May 11th, 2010

Merseyside Employment Relations Forum – 20th May 2010

Delegates at North West Employment ForumEvery business, whether public or private sector, relies on its workforce to survive and grow. Do you manage people? If so the Employment Relations Forum is a great way to keep up to date and meet other people managers….

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May 11th, 2010

Bank of England Maintains Bank Rate at 0.5%

informationThe Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee today voted to maintain the official Bank Rate paid on commercial bank reserves at 0.5%.

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May 5th, 2010

Parliamentary candidates quizzed by Halton Chamber

1stuesdayRuncorn town centre regeneration, the proposed Mersey Gateway bridge, youth unemployment, pensions and the economy were just a few of the topics discussed by Halton and Weaver Vale’s parliamentary candidates at Halton Chamber’s Business Election Special…

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May 5th, 2010

MIDAS appoints Robinson as Chief Executive

midas-logo-inward-investment-agency1MIDAS has appointed Angie Robinson as its new Chief Executive and Tim Newns as its Deputy Chief Executive. Angie joins MIDAS from Greater Manchester Chamber and Tim is to be promoted from his current role at MIDAS as Director of Business Development….

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May 3rd, 2010

Road works information for Highways Agency roads in Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire

MotorwayRoad works information for Highways Agency roads in Greater Manchester, Merseyside, Cheshire and South Lancashire – 7 days beginning Monday 3rd May 2010…

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May 3rd, 2010

Shanghai World Expo 2010 opens to VIP guests

Image source:Liverpool Vision. shanghai-waterfront The World Expo, which has been labeled as the ‘largest ever gathering of human civilisation,’ opened to VIP guests on Friday (30th April). It is set to open to the expected 70 million public visitors on May 4th….

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