Rochester is among the top 20 commuter towns for getting to the capital, according to The London Evening Standard.
The minister of state for communities and local government, Mark Francois, has been given a tour of some of Medway’s key regeneration sites.
The latest phase of homes has been launched at Berkeley Homes’ Victory Pier development on the River Medway.
Building work has started on a 24,765sq m industrial distribution unit at London Medway Commercial Park and is due to be completed by the end of the year.
The developer Countryside has won approval for the second phase of homes at its Horsted Park scheme in Chatham.
Medway Council has revealed it is narrowing its list of possible development partners for the Rochester Riverside scheme and hopes to make a decision by the autumn.
An Orbit Homes development in Chatham, which features 38 homes, is scheduled for completion in September.
Medway Council and the Fort Amherst Heritage Trust have received Heritage Lottery Funding (HLF) to bring forward plans for a £2 million archaeological dig in Chatham.
The building of a bridge over the River Medway by Trenport Investments is taking shape.
A manufacturing and electronics expo, which takes place in Maidstone, Kent in October, will allow Medway businesses to assess and compare the latest industry products and services.