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06 Dec, 2017, 12:00 GMT London and Partners: London Steps Up Efforts to Attract Indian Tech Firms

London is increasing its efforts to attract Indian businesses and investors, with the opening of a new overseas office in India's tech capital,...


01 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST Mayor of London Launches New Vision for Tourism and London's Autumn Season

The Mayor of London and London & Partners, which runs visitlondon.com, today launched a bold new vision to bolster the capital's status as a...


30 Mar, 2017, 06:00 BST London & Partners - Leading Spanish Companies Commit to London as Deputy Mayor Calls for Stronger Trade Links

EU businesses want closer collaboration with London's business community post-Brexit Two of Spain's largest companies will today announce new...


28 Mar, 2017, 14:19 BST London and Paris Announce Ground-breaking Business and Tourism Partnerships

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, and the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, today announced new business and tourism collaborations to attract...


15 Mar, 2016, 12:00 GMT Lord Bilimoria and Mayor of London Welcome India's Next High Growth Multi-national Companies to London

Leading British-Indian entrepreneur Lord Bilimoria last night praised a United Kingdom business programme aimed at identifying the global Indian...


10 Mar, 2016, 11:45 GMT UK: Land of Opportunity Say US Tech Executives

The UK is a land of opportunity for globally ambitious US tech workers according to a survey of over eight hundred international technology...


28 Nov, 2014, 09:00 GMT Mayor of London Boris Johnson Celebrates London's Position as a World Leader in Financial Technology

The Mayor of London has announced new research which indicates that London is a world leader in financial technology (FinTech). He revealed the...


16 Sep, 2014, 02:00 BST London Ranked as World's Top City for Leading Universities

London is the city with the highest number of top rated universities in the world, with five making the global 100, according to the QS World...


22 Jul, 2014, 14:00 BST VisitLondon.com, the NSPCC and STUDIOCANAL Announce THE PADDINGTON TRAIL

LONDON - OCTOBER 2014 Today VisitLondon.com, the NSPCC and STUDIOCANAL announced THE PADDINGTON TRAIL. Designed by a host of artists, designers and...


08 Apr, 2014, 14:23 BST Mayor of London Launches MedCity

 Imperial, Kings & UCL join forces with Oxford & Cambridge to build world's most powerful life sciences cluster The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson...


16 Jan, 2014, 12:24 GMT Famous Londoners Tell VisitLondon.com What Makes the City so Great as London Breaks a Record for Tourists Visiting the City

As London celebrates record numbers of international tourists coming to the capital, the Mayor of London Boris Johnson, actress Joanna Lumley, model...


15 Nov, 2013, 12:26 GMT New .london Web Domain Gets the Go Ahead

- With Photo London will shortly be one of the first cities in the world to launch a new city domain name in the biggest change to the online world...


13 Oct, 2013, 03:00 BST Mayor of London Launches First Official Chinese Language Website Promoting London

BEIJING LAUNCH FOR WWW.LONDON.CN TARGETS STUDENTS AND TOURISTS ON DAY ONE OF MAYOR'S SIX DAY TRADE MISSION SITE AVAILABLE TO 600 MILLION CHINESE...


03 Oct, 2013, 03:30 BST London Best City to Study in World

London is one of the best places in the world to study, with four universities at the top of a prestigious global ranking of higher education...


03 Oct, 2013, 01:00 BST London Best City to Study in World

London is one of the best places in the world to study with four universities at the top of a prestigious global ranking of higher education...


25 Jul, 2013, 12:39 BST London & Partners Releases Film to Mark First Anniversary of Olympics

"The Olympic flame will be as bright in 10 years' time as it is now," Lord Sebastian Coe. A film which tells the story of the legacy of the London...


13 May, 2013, 00:01 BST London Rises up in World's Business Tourism Rankings

New figures published today by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) shows that London has continued its ascent of world...


13 Dec, 2012, 00:01 GMT Out With the Gold and in With the New

It's time celebrate the end of an incredible year for London, and look forward to 2013 in style across the capital. Whether you are looking for the...


15 May, 2012, 00:01 BST Central Working Launches Basecamp Package for Entrepreneurs and Business Visitors Looking to Set up in London

Central Working, the members-based organisation behind one of the capital's top co-working spaces, today launches Basecamp - a special membership...


23 Apr, 2012, 08:00 BST The World Inspired by London 2012

London & Partners launches new SMG Insight / YouGov research which shows London fever has spread around the world London is set to inspire the world...


16 Feb, 2012, 22:55 GMT London bricht alle Rekorde bei der Preisverleihung der "fDI Intelligence European Cities & Regions of the Future Awards" 2012/13

 London belegte acht der Spitzenplätze im Ranking der Auszeichnungen "fDi Intelligence European Cities & Regions of the Future Awards", die auf der...


16 Feb, 2012, 11:38 GMT London Achieves Record Status at the "fDI Intelligence European Cities & Regions of the Future Awards" 2012/13

London has secured eight of the top places at the "fDi Intelligence European Cities & Regions of the Future Awards", to be awarded at MIPIM in Cannes....