Awards to celebrate Asian success in UK
Their remarkable achievements are to be celebrated at the Eastern Eye Asian Business awards.Updated: Feb 17, 2006 19:45 IST
The Asian community is proud of its achievement. Their contribution to the business development in London is known.
Their remarkable achievements are to be celebrated at the Eastern Eye Asian Business awards. The event will be held at The Grosvenor House Hotel in London. It is to be hosted by the Asian weekly Eastern Eye.
This event has evolved from an annual business awards ceremony to an affluent institution, inspiring the next generation to create new and innovative business paths.
The statistics are impressive and out for people to see.
*Over 39,000 Asian owned businesses within London have generated 300,000 jobs.
*Currently Asian businesses contribute an average turnover of £60 billion annually to London's economy alone.
*The Asian community accounts for approximately 4 per cent of the UK population, yet Asian owned businesses contribute 10 per cent of wealth to the nation's total GDP.
First Published: Feb 17, 2006 19:45 IST