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Find out about Greater Manchester’s latest success stories and thought leadership across our key sectors of Advanced Manufacturing, Creative and Media, Digital and Technology, Financial, Professional and Business Services, Life Science amd Healthcare and Low Carbon. Our blogs will also provide helpful tips and advice for companies relocating to or expanding within the U.K.

Manchester China Friendship Programme

Manchester is known to be one of the most culturally diverse cities in the world. Many of the locals are bilingual and there are around 153 languages spoken by the people in the city. Home to some of the top academic institutions world-wide, Manchester has become a popular destination for…

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MIDAS Meets... Carlton Hopper, Managing Director at GFT

GFT is driving the digital transformation of the world’s leading companies in sectors including financial services and manufacturing. As an IT services and software engineering provider, GFT offers strong consulting and development skills across all aspects of pioneering technologies, such as cloud…

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10 Reasons to Invest in Manchester

Our Location Located at the heart of the UK, Manchester is one of the best connected and most accessible cities in the UK and Europe. Not only does it have a central position within the UK, Manchester Airport acts as the global gateway to the North of England and is the largest UK airport…

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Event Recap - MIDAS at Singapore Fintech Festival

About the Festival The MIDAS team recently travelled to the 7th annual edition of the Singapore FinTech Festival where an estimated 60,000 attendees descended on the Singapore Expo for the world's largest FinTech conference. From 31st October to 4th November 850 speakers, 450 exhibitors and 25…

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MIDAS Meets... Eric Adams, Project Director at Carlton Power

Carlton Power, one of the UK’s most experienced energy infrastructure development companies has recently secured planning permission for Greater Manchester’s first low-carbon hydrogen fuel hub, the 200MW Trafford Green Hydrogen scheme. We caught up with its Project Director Eric Adams, to find out…

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