UK-Asia relationship bolstered by Manchester-Mumbai gateway

The UK is increasingly looking to shore up trade connections and secure business allies with prosperous economies worldwide. As a pillar of the Northern Powerhouse, Manchester is playing an important bridging role between the north and Asia, and the launch of non-stop flights from Manchester Airport to Mumbai marks the latest step in the increasing connectivity between the regions.

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Posted on 27/06/2018 | 0 Comments

'This is Me'- Reducing mental health stigma

We are proud to be supporting ‘This is Me’, a pioneering campaign which aims to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health in the workplace be encouraging workers to share their experiences with colleagues.

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Posted on 14/05/2018 | 0 Comments

Tackling health inequalities in Greater Manchester

The Greater Manchester (GM) ambition is to be a financially self-sustaining city region, with the size, assets, skilled population and political, and economic influence to rival any global city.

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Posted on 04/05/2018 | 0 Comments

The Internet of Things: the disruptor shaping our built environment


A quantum leap in the development of technology has been seen over recent years. The convergence of rapid technological advancements and urban planning is driving an evolution of human behaviour, and encouraging us to reconsider the way that we communicate, live, work and play. Such advances are infiltrating the way in which modern cities work.

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Posted on 03/05/2018 | 0 Comments

Deloitte Senior Partner takes UK Financial Advisory Leadership

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Richard Bell at Deloitte North West has been appointed to lead Deloitte's UK Financial Advisory practice.

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Posted on 04/04/2018 | 0 Comments

MIPIM 2018: The cities of tomorrow

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A key talking point at this year’s MIPIM event has been the increasing prevalence of technology in the property sector, and more importantly, how we now have an opportunity and a responsibility to utilise technology to plan for the cities of the future.

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Posted on 15/03/2018 | 0 Comments

MIPIM 2018: International appetite

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In recognition of the region’s potential as a great place to live, work, and visit, the international investor community continues to take more and more interest in our cities. International markets such as South East Asia, Middle East, and the US, have already followed up that interest, with key developments such as the £1bn development of Airport City arising in recent years with foreign backing.

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Posted on 14/03/2018 | 0 Comments

MIPIM 2018: A year for the regions to make an impact

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Monday at MIPIM seems to have become a really productive work day over the last few years. Perhaps that owes something to the early flight out of Liverpool which has become increasingly popular.

So what’s to look forward to this year at MIPIM?

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Posted on 13/03/2018 | 0 Comments

How a conversation can change lives

Language is the greatest barrier to employment for many refugees. That is why Natalie Lesbirel, an executive assistant at Deloitte in Manchester, recently volunteered to sit down and talk to refugee women as part of an English conversation clubs initiative - just one way in which Deloitte is helping to change lives as part of 
One Million Futures. 

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Posted on 22/02/2018 | 0 Comments

Crane Survey: Manchester- one of Europe's fastest growing cities

 Cranes continue to dominate the Manchester skyline as residential development maintains its upward trajectory, exceeding 2008 levels for the second year running, according to Deloitte Real Estate’s Manchester Crane Survey.

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Posted on 30/01/2018 | 0 Comments

Manchester named global city of the future

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Manchester has secured its position amongst the globe’s top smart city destinations of the future, according to a major new study analysing urban mobility by Deloitte.

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Posted on 18/01/2018 | 0 Comments