Rebecca Smith

(Staff)

I mainly cover transport and infrastructure, along with workplace diversity. You can email me on Rebecca.smith@cityam.com with stories and commentary.

January 2018 articles

Disney's $52bn (£37bn) takeover of parts of 21st Century Fox increases the chances regulators will ultimately give Rupert Murdoch’s [...]

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The chief executive of ride-hailing app Uber has said the company can be profitable within three years. [...]

23 January
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London’s transport commissioner has said the £14.8bn Crossrail project is facing “increasing cost and schedule pressures” [...]

23 January
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Carlisle Lake District Airport is launching both commercial and business passenger flights this summer for the first time since [...]

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The first of London's new electric black taxis is ready to pick up passengers after it was handed over to a driver this week. [...]

23 January
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British Airways owner IAG has lost out on an acquisition of leisure airline Niki, after administrators said former Formula [...]

23 January
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An initial report from the competition watchdog has found the merger of Fox and Sky in its current form would result in the [...]

23 January
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EasyJet is reaping the rewards of a competitive airline industry, the carrier said today in chief executive Johan Lundgren's [...]

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Hedge funds betting against Ocado stumbled today, as the online grocery retailer unveiled a deal in Canada, which promptly sent [...]

22 January
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The general secretary of Unite union today met PSA chief executive Carlos Tavares for crunch talks over job losses at Vauxhall's [...]

22 January
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Heathrow Airport has brought on board Associated British Ports' Chris Garton as its new chief operating officer. [...]

22 January
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Chemicals giant Ineos today announced it has hired the former marketing director of Bentley Motors to lead the marketing of [...]

22 January
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Construction and services firm Kier Group said today it has offered to take on more than 200 Carillion workers as it takes over [...]

22 January
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Gatwick is investigating the potential of using its emergency runway to boost capacity, as it waits in the wings for government [...]

22 January
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