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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.

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Since developing the world's first stored-programme and commercial computers, Manchester has been creating and shaping the future for more than 250 years.

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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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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Innovate Manchester - Syngenta Challenge

Innovate Manchester: Syngenta Challenge Innovate Manchester is designed to find fresh ideas and tangible solutions to challenges faced by local businesses. The new 2022 programme will consist of four themed cohorts running from September to December 2022, bringing together large organisations…

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The importance of Social Value

On Thursday 18 August, MIDAS and its sister organisation, the Business Growth Hub, hosted a round table to discuss the increasingly important theme of Social Value, and how to build better relationships and develop strategic partnerships in Greater Manchester between the private sector and…

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Shared Futures Series: Interview with Rhys Whalley

This Thursday, 4 November, sees the launch of Shared Futures, a new interview series co-produced by Manchester China Forum and Signal8 Digital, which aims to explore the common ground and shared interests that link China and the UK in this region and to ensure that informed views from those active…

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