Thursday, February 27, 2020

Clyde Travel hires new head of sales as it targets global growth

Clyde Travel has appointed Melanie Quinn as head of sales and customer relations as it targets growth abroad. Quinn joins...

If it were up to small business owners, Trump would get his second term...

Bernie Sanders may be leading the Democratic field right now, but whoever wins the nomination will have a big task ahead: convincing the...

Johnson to threaten to walk away from Brexit trade talks

Boris Johnson will threaten to walk away from Brexit trade talks if negotiations have failed to progress by June, focusing instead on preparations...

Climate campaigners win Heathrow expansion case

Campaigners win Court of Appeal ruling over controversial plans for third runway at Heathrow on environment grounds. READ SOURCE

Bayer aims for 7%-9.6% profit growth in 2020

Werner Baumann, CEO of Bayer AG, arrives for the annual results news conference of the German drugmaker in Leverkusen, Germany February 27, 2020....

FTSE 100 plunges again as Trump fails to reassure investors – business live

Traders on the floor of the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange, last night Photograph: Agustin Marcarian/Reuters Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage...

St. James's Place full-year operating profit down 5% on flows, costs

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Menzies Aviation warns coronavirus could hit profits by £9 million

Menzies Aviation has warned the Covid 19 coronavirus could hit profits for this year by up to £9 million. The...

AB InBev fourth quarter profit below expectations, sees muted 2020 growth

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Anheuser-Busch InBev is pictured outside the brewer's headquarters in Leuven, Belgium February 28, 2019. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir/File PhotoBRUSSELS...

Revealed: Viagogo site offers toolkit that could be used by fraudsters

Tickets website Viagogo provides an armoury of tools that experts say make it easier for ticket touts to commit fraud, evidence obtained by...

StanChart annual profit jumps, but pushes back target on coronavirus, slowing economy

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Sunak expected to kick tough decisions down road

Two weeks after becoming chancellor, and with a Budget scheduled for March 11, Rishi Sunak has been presented with a difficult set of...

Wall Street readies for an assault on UK banking

As Metro Bank’s new chief executive revealed an annual loss and outlined a fresh recovery plan on Wednesday, he asked journalists to be...

JPMorgan names veteran Gori as new Asia Pacific chief executive

FILE PHOTO: A view of the exterior of the JP Morgan Chase & Co. corporate headquarters in New York City May 20, 2015....

Alphabet still facing questions over data use in its Toronto smart city project proposal

FILE PHOTO: A Google logo is displayed at the entrance to the internet based company's offices in Toronto, Ontario, Canada September 9, 2018....

Funding for management apprentices to be reviewed

The UK’s education minister has ordered a review of the use of apprenticeship funding to enable senior executives to gain MBAs in a...

Johnson’s ‘levelling up’ plan carries £1tn price tag

Britain must spend at least £1tn over 20 years and devolve power out of London if Boris Johnson’s government genuinely wants to “level...

Pinsent Masons named Scottish Diversity Champion again

Pinsent Masons has been named Scottish Diversity Champion for a second year by equality campaigner Stonewall. This year marks the fifth...

Dentons associate takes leading role with Women in Property

Dentons associate Rachel Dunn has been appointed chair of Women in Property's Central Scotland branch. The Glasgow-based lawyer will take...

Careers could end without Olympic highlight if Tokyo cancelled

Careers could end without Olympic highlight if Tokyo...

Now stop dragon your feet and save plenty – you don’t have to be...

THERE is so much more to Welsh food than lamb and leeks. To help you celebrate St David’s Day on Sunday, I have dug...

Scotland to extend free bus travel to 18-year-olds

Scotland’s minority Scottish National party government on Wednesday pledged “in principle” to provide free bus travel for all aged under 19 as part...

Waymo joins backlash against California self-driving data requirement

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Waymo and General Motors Co’s (GM.N) Cruise are leading a backlash against a California reporting requirement on self-driving...

Cheap and cheerful home-help hacks to save on bits and bobs for your pad

IT is all the little bits and bobs for the home that can really add up. We fork out around £557 a year on...