BABC Navigating Brexit Guide
World Watch: Michigan Companies doing Business in the United Kingdom
With a nominal 2015 GDP of $2.8 trillion, the United Kingdom is the 10th largest economy in the world as well as the third largest economy in Europe, according to the CIA World Factbook. The country has a large supply of natural gas, coal and oil resources but has also been a net importer of energy in the past decade. In light of the recent "Brexit" vote, the following data on imports and exports is likely to change.
Detroit City of Design
Having entered last year freshly unshackled from the largest municipal bankruptcy case in American history, Detroit is starting 2016 on a similarly encouraging note: violent crime is down, unemployment rates are at a 15-year low and a local woman closed out the year by winning a record-breaking $2 million jackpot playing the slots at Greektown Casino. At the end of 2015, the city also joined UNESCO’s Creative Cities Network as the first-ever City of Design in the United States.
Brexit Report from BAB
Virgin Atlantic Marks New Detroit-London Service
The Brits aren't just coming. They're here!
On June 11th 2015, Virgin Atlantic became Detroit Metro Airport's newest airline flying daily between Metro and London Heathrow Airport.