Join the Midlands Engine Market Visit: Arab Health 2020

Midlands Engine is taking a trade delegation to Arab Health 2020. Held annually in the last week of January, the 2019 event hosted 4250+ exhibitors and welcomed more than 106000 visitors from 150+ countries – an increase of 20% from 2018 – highlighting its strength as the Middle East and North Africa’s leading exhibition in the healthcare industry.…

Medicines & medical products supply support

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) will lead a procurement exercise to secure an ‘express freight service’ to transport small medical supply consignments into the UK within 24 hours, if the UK leaves the EU without a deal. The purpose of the procurement exercise it to support the uninterrupted supply of medicines and…

West Midlands Europe Hub – Make Your Mark in Europe

Representing West Midlands partners in Brussels At a time when the future relationship between the European Union and the United Kingdom is uncertain, one thing is clear: West Midlands businesses will continue to engage with Europe whatever happens over Brexit. They will adapt to whatever new arrangements for trade come into force, and will find…

Potential medical device industry benefits for Mauritius & UK

Medilink UK, Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce and the Economic Development Board Mauritius recently came together to discuss potential mutual benefits for the UK and Mauritius economy through medical device manufacturing. Mauritius has built a well-developed medical devices industry that produces a wide range of highly sophisticated products and this sector is expected to play a…

SBRI Healthcare launch latest funding competition

SBRI Healthcare are set to launch its next funding competition on 24 June 2019. Companies and organisations are being invited to bid for funding to develop solutions to challenges in: Cardiovascular Disease (CVD), including the following sub-categories: o   Detection and Prevention o   Intervention and Invasive Investigations o   Efficiency of CVD pathway   Integrated Care and Social Care, including the…