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Liverpool International Business Festival

The International Festival for Business in June and July 2014 will see Liverpool become the centre of the business world. The festival is set to attract 250,000 visitors from across the world to hundreds of events in and around Liverpool. Organisers hope it will bring £100m of investment into the UK economy and attract some of the biggest names in business.

The Playroom for Sony's Playstation4. New Liverpool studio Firesprite worked on visual aspects of the game

Bright future ahead for region's creative and digital sector

Liverpool Post debate hears collaboration can  help small firms win big contracts

From left, Professional Liverpool CEO, John Hall, Guy Wallis of DWF, Lord Mayor of the City of London, Fiona Woolf, Liverpool's elected mayor, Joe Anderson and Liverpool Vision CEO, Max Steinberg

City of London Lord Mayor agrees to be an ambassador for Liverpool's IFB 2014

Fiona Woolf met with business and political leaders on a visit to the city

Exclusive in today's Liverpool Post Business Daily

Liverpool firm's deal with Lend Lease on Elephant and Castle regeneration scheme

Liverpool architecture practice Brock Carmichael assisted partner firm Oval in the design of key mixed use and residential towers forming part of the 1million sqm Wuli regeneration project in Kunming

Architects hope for more China success after PM’s mission

Liverpool firm used Shanghai Expo as springboard to win China work

Liverpool Vision chief executive, Max Steinberg, left, with Mike Tapp, director of Green Property, owner of Liverpool's India Buildings

Liverpool's biggest office floor plate unveiled at India Buildings

Green Property has refurbished 35,000 sq ft of accommodation at the Water Street site

Payday loans – which can lead to large debts – should not be used to bridge funding gaps, banker Caroline Stanworth warned

Combination of measures is key to funding, says banker

Bank loans, equity and Government support often work together, according to Barclays

Launch of International Festival For Business 2014,at the Museum of Liverpool,Pier Head. International Festival For Business 2014 promotional containers at the Pier Head.

BT announced as official partner for International Festival for Business

BT Global City Leaders’ Summit will be one of the highlights of the festival

An illustration of the proposed Liverpool2 development at Seaforth

Port of Liverpool could handle world's biggest container vessels

Second phase of Liverpool2 could generate growth in trade with Asia

Liverpool Post Business Daily

Exclusive in today's Liverpool Post Business Daily

Bold Street store for cupcake firm with customers from One Direction to Taylor Swift

Professional Liverpool chief executive John Hall, left, and chair Jim Gill, right, with Lord Mayor Gary Millar at Liverpool Town Hall

Lobby group’s finances back on sound footing after scare

Professional Liverpool set to run at a surplus after years of losses

From left, Mark Burton, Lloyds, James Baer, Pieter Totte, Glenn Bemment, Lloyds, Prof Tom Cannon, Paul Rimmer and Graham Oak at the panel debate at Liverpool Town Hall

Economic development: Growth challenges face city business

Lloyds Bank hosts expert panel debate to discuss obstacles to growth

Launch of International Festival For Business 2014,at the Museum of Liverpool,Pier Head. International Festival For Business 2014 promotional containers at the Pier Head.

Liverpool gives £80,000 to boost Manchester economy

Money will help boost Manchester economy by £785,000

From left, Lord Young, Joe Anderson, Minister for Cities Greg Clark, and Max Steinberg at 10 Downing Street for an IFB reception

Liverpool delegation attends IFB reception at 10 Downing Street

Government ministers, business leaders and IFB Ambassadors were among those who attended the event

From left, Andy Snell, Clive Drinkwater, Nigel Cooper and Ian McCarthy at new Liverpool Chamber of Commerce international trade centre

Export centre opens to boost city’s overseas trading links

Liverpool Chamber of Commerce unveils new international trade facility in city centre

Legal Aid high on agenda at city’s Law Society dinner

Lord Michael Heseltine among speakers at annual event

Designival to return ahead of IFB showcase in 2014

The event is usually held in November in Liverpool as a two-day festival of design

Anders Borg, organiser of the Liverpool International Tennis Tournament

Liverpool International Tennis Tournament looks to forge stronger links with business

Organiser Northern Vision is seeking more corporate backers for the annual event

Exchange Station's £5m upgrade proving attractive to occupiers

Ashtenne Space Northwest has spent several months refurbishing the office scheme in Tithebarn Street, formerly known as Mercury Court

Liverpool to return to the MIPIM festival in Cannes in 2014

The delegation will be led and funded by the private sector and will include firms such as Deloitte, Bruntwood and Brabners

The Range Rover Evoque has boosted production capacity at Halewood

Merseyside Manufacturers getting into their stride

EEF regional director Darrell Matthews sees signs of recovery

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