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23 May 2022

London’s Royal Welcome: Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations spark special year for London

Photo credit: Matt Alexander, Press Association

It is set to be a year unlike any other as London starts a year of celebration with the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. London is at the heart of this year’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations, with official events like the Trooping the Colour (2nd June), Platinum Party at the Palace (4th June) and the Platinum Jubilee Pageant (5th June) bringing tourists and locals together for an unforgettable Royal party.   

10 May 2022

London looks to strengthen tech trade and investment links with US

  • Latest investment data shows London is top destination for US companies growing internationally – with US tech firms announcing London expansion plans
  • New research proves Bay Area and London are two of the world’s leading hubs for tech VC investment, start-ups and scale-ups
  • Mayor of London leads female founder trade mission to Bay Area to explore export opportunities for London companies and build tech partnerships with Silicon Valley

09 May 2022

London entices U.S. visitors with the launch of the city's largest ever international tourism campaign

Image credits: Jason Decrow/AP Images for London & Partners

LONDON CALLING! THE ROYAL CELEBRATIONS ARE PLANNED, THE FLOWERS ARE IN BLOOM AND THE CITY IS BUZZING WITH A RENEWED ENERGY; NOW IS THE TIME TO VISIT LONDON

  • “Let’s Do London” campaign welcomes back U.S. travelers with the top ten reasons to visit this summer
  • New Yorkers treated to a taste of London with Times Square takeover involving iconic Coldstream Guards and performance from the cast of British musical SIX
  • $12.5m campaign aims to bring international visitors back to London following pandemic

29 April 2022

London’s iconic West End presents untapped opportunities for Asian investors and brands in the retail sector to thrive and grow

  • Figures indicate that London is the most attractive city for international retail trade companies to expand to
  • Brands from the US and Europe are leading the way for expansion into the UK’s capital city, with data demonstrating significant untapped potential for the Asia region in London
  • Turnover in the West End is expected to reach £11.4 billion in 2025, surpassing pre-pandemic levels, indicating strong returns for Asian retailers looking to scale overseas