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Danish wind farm delegation to visit region

A delegation of Danish companies involved in the offshore wind industry will visit Yorkshire and Humber this week as part of a drive to make the region a multi-billion pound player in offshore wind and energy generation.

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Positive news for Yorkshire and Humber’s jobs market as employment continues to rise

The number of people employed in Yorkshire and Humber has increased by 31,000 in April to June 2010, according to new Labour Market Statistics from the Office of National Statistics, released this week.

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Finance Yorkshire Announces Fund Managers

The new Yorkshire wide Fund for growing businesses, Finance Yorkshire,   announces that it has now signed contracts with the Fund Managers responsible for investing the money, when the Fund starts investing in August 2010.

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Spectacular new images of Leeds Arena revealed

The journey to deliver the Leeds Arena takes a giant step forward today as proposals for the building’s exterior design are revealed for the first time.

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Yorkshire Forward non-executive directors continuing to serve on the board

Mark Prisk, Minister for Business, today announced continued terms of appointment to the Board of Yorkshire Forward.

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