Hounslow is a hair's breadth from the top of a national league table for economic performance, according to a new profile of the borough's business attributes.
Developer ISIS Waterside Regeneration has begun off-plan sales for its 520-home Brentford Lock West scheme.
Freight-management firm UTi Worldwide has signed up for the two remaining units at Segro's Stockley Close development near Heathrow Airport.
Students at secondary schools in the five boroughs surrounding Heathrow Airport are set to take part in a series of engineering challenges organised by the air hub.
The construction of two new facilities at the North Feltham Trading Estate at Heathrow Airport was marked at a ground breaking ceremony on 9 April.
Hounslow Council has urged London Mayor Boris Johnson to take some strain from the borough's transport connections by integrating the Heathrow Express train service into Transport for London's fare structure.
Hounslow Council has granted permission for the refurbishment and extension of IBM's former Bedfont Lakes home to create a 12,000sq m headquarters for oil and gas giant BP.
Proposals to build up to 275 homes on the Reynard Mills Business Park in Brentford have been thrown out by communities secretary Eric Pickles.
Gunnersbury Park's Small Mansion could be restored and brought back into community use as part of a deal with private-school operator Alpha Plus Group.
Budget hotel chain Travelodge has unveiled a four-location target-list for the borough of Hounslow as part of plans to massively upscale its London operations.