Business News from the West Midlands


Some recently listed business news and articles in relation to the West Midlands and businesses based within the whole region. If you're a business based in the region and have news which you want to include here please submit via the advertise section. 

Must Read News & Articles

April 01, 2020
University of Birmingham scientists working to improve facemasks used by COVID-19 frontline NHS

Since the onset of the COVID-19 crisis, the subject of personal protective equipment (PPE) has become a key discussion point. Over recent days the focus has been on the supply of facemasks that allow healthcare workers to interact safely and perform

February 26, 2020
Nearly a fifth of liver patients in the West Midlands are very unsatisfied with their medical care

18% of patients with liver disease in the West Midlands were very unsatisfied with the medical care they had received, a survey carried out by leading liver charity, the British Liver Trust, reveals.

Recent Articles

February 13, 2020
Birmingham re-connects with 'trailblazingly democratic' Shakespeare heritage

A major £1.7 million project to re-connect Birmingham’s communities with the city’s Shakespearean heritage has been officially launched. 'Everything to Everybody' - a collaboration between the University of Birmingham and Birmingham City Council

February 10, 2020
Skin cancer diagnosis apps are unreliable and poorly regulated, study shows

Smartphone apps used as ‘early warning systems’ for skin cancer are poorly regulated and frequently cannot be relied upon to produce accurate results, according to a new analysis by experts at the University of Birmingham.

February 10, 2020
West Midlands Sees Increase In Number of Businesses Over Last Year

Latest statistics show that the West Midlands saw an increase in the number of businesses over the last 12 months, despite a background of political and economic uncertainty. The total number of registered companies in the region grew to 173,134,

By Inform Direct
November 25, 2019
West Midlands insurance provider takes home prestigious industry award

Congratulations are in order, as a West Midlands based insurance provider has been honoured with a prestigious Insurance Times Award. Commercial Express was presented with the accolade for MGA Initiative of the Year at the famed ceremony in London