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Leading German think tank supports minimum global tax rate plans
Leading German think tank supports minimum global tax rate plans
A leading German economic think tank has voiced its support for the OECD’s plans for an international minimum corporate tax [...]
November 20, 2019
UK music industry brings £5bn to economy thanks to boom in live shows
UK music industry brings £5bn to economy thanks to boom in live shows
The UK music industry contributed £5.2bn to the economy last year, boosted by sell-out live performances by hit acts such [...]
November 20, 2019
Hiring Jose Mourinho is a roll of the dice, but Daniel Levy must've felt keeping Mauricio Pochettino was the bigger gamble
Hiring Jose Mourinho is a roll of the dice, but Daniel Levy must've felt keeping Mauricio Pochettino was the bigger gamble
Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy doesn’t strike me as a gambler but his decision to sack the manager who took the [...]
November 20, 2019
Hammersmith Bridge won't be able to cope with electric double decker buses in 'strange oversight'
Hammersmith Bridge won't be able to cope with electric double decker buses in 'strange oversight'
An upgraded Hammersmith Bridge will not be sturdy enough for London’s current fleet of electric double decker buses in what’s [...]
November 20, 2019
Challenger banks yet to overcome Brits’ lack of trust, study finds
Challenger banks yet to overcome Brits’ lack of trust, study finds
Two fifths of Brits don’t trust challenger banks at all, while over half are worried technology will put their data [...]
November 20, 2019
Emirates orders $9bn worth of Boeing jets despite safety concerns
Emirates orders $9bn worth of Boeing jets despite safety concerns
Gulf airline Emirates has unveiled a $9bn order for 30 Boeing 787 Dreamliners, while reducing its deal for the delayed [...]
November 20, 2019
Inmarsat and BT cut ties with Prince Andrew over Epstein friendship
Inmarsat and BT cut ties with Prince Andrew over Epstein friendship
Inmarsat and BT have become the latest organisations to cut ties with the Duke of York in light of questions [...]
November 20, 2019
Ex-M&S clothing boss Jill McDonald appointed as Costa CEO
Ex-M&S clothing boss Jill McDonald appointed as Costa CEO
Costa Coffee has appointed former Halfords and Marks & Spencer executive Jill McDonald as its new chief executive, to replace [...]
November 20, 2019
BBC chairman hits back at suggestions of Netflix-style subscription model
BBC chairman hits back at suggestions of Netflix-style subscription model
Replacing the BBC’s licence fee with a Netflix-style subscription model would destroy its ability to serve everyone, the corporation’s chairman [...]
November 20, 2019
Leicester Tigers' stuttering start to the season highlights familiar concerns
Leicester Tigers' stuttering start to the season highlights familiar concerns
Just four games into a new Premiership campaign that promised to be a turning point for Leicester Tigers and they [...]
November 20, 2019
Petrofac continue expansion with $120m contract wins
Petrofac continue expansion with $120m contract wins
Petrofac, a leading provider of oilfield services, today announced that it had won $120m (£92.9m) in new contracts as it [...]
November 20, 2019
Investors expect to take ‘10.3%’ a year from retirement savings
Investors expect to take ‘10.3%’ a year from retirement savings
Investors believe they can make aggressive withdrawals from their retirement savings and not run out of money, according to the [...]
November 20, 2019
Tossed owner Zest Food seeks rent cuts in restructuring plan
Tossed owner Zest Food seeks rent cuts in restructuring plan
Zest Food, the owner of healthy eating brand Tossed, is the latest casual dining chain to seek a company voluntary [...]
November 20, 2019
Norwegian Air appoints new chief executive to lead it back to profit
Norwegian Air appoints new chief executive to lead it back to profit
Norwegian Air has named Jacob Schram, a senior adviser at management consultant McKinsey, as its new chief executive. Schram, 57, [...]
November 20, 2019