SMALL BUSINESSES NEED HELP TO EXPORT, SAY MINISTERS
Banks and corporate advisers must do more to encourage small companies to break into export markets, the government will say today. Ministers will tell a conference of advisers in London that they have a key role in boosting the relatively low number of smaller British companies that do business overseas.
ROTHSCHILD CALLS FOR CLEAN-UP AT PT BUMI
Nat Rothschild has criticised the management and corporate governance at the Indonesian coal company he is trying to transform into a top-tier global miner. In a letter seen by the Financial Times, Mr Rothschild called for a “radical cleaning up” of PT Bumi Resources, the Jakarta affiliate of London-listed Bumi.