Thanks to its convenient location within the United Kingdom, Manchester has always enjoyed a prominence within the shipping industry.
82 days until Brexit: MM discuss impact on Greater Manchester economy, trade, funding, education, residents, unemployment and aviation
In the June 2016 referendum, the city of Manchester had the fifth highest vote to Remain in the EU with 60% – here MM take a look at what the ten boroughs of Greater Manchester have done in preparation for the March 29 European exit.
Trump steel tariffs: Populism here to stay, says Salford academic in reaction to US President’s trade war
Donald Trump’s imposition of tariffs on steel and aluminium from the EU, Canada and Mexico is ‘highly political if not populist,’ according to University of Salford academic Faisal Sheikh.
Shocking short stories of human trafficking from around the world are brought together in one educational and inspiring theatrical performance set to hit the stage at the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival.
Young people from all over the UK will congregate in Manchester for the country’s only National Youth Market to be staged in the city this weekend.
Manchester businesses are jet set for ‘unrivalled’ access to the international market place as Airport City get the go ahead to build a new £15million logistics hub.
Mancunians will take to the streets on Saturday to protest against a secretive EU-US Trade deal which campaigners say will put the NHS at risk of privatisation.
Asley Terron cemented his status as the world’s best in his trade after clinching gold at WorldSkills in Leipzig last July
Cameron’s decision to give China pig semen and trotters can ‘only be a good thing’, say Greater Manchester farmers
Government export deal backed by Manchester farmers
Flying in the face of unfairness: Manchester businesses urged to join fight against air passenger tax
Rise of air passenger duty tax (APD) is being challenged
Free car parking for good? Oldham town centre scheme could continue after successful pilot boosts footfall
Council meets to assess scheme tonight