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City A.M’s transport and industry correspondent. You can follow me on @alexmdaniel

2019 Articles

Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty House could sell Jaguar Land Rover supply business
Sanjeev Gupta's Liberty House could sell Jaguar Land Rover supply business
Sanjeev Gupta’s industrial conglomerate Liberty House is considering selling a major automotive supplier to Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) and Renault. [...]
November 12, 2019
Exclusive: Deputy chair of leaked HS2 review slams 'whitewash' report
Exclusive: Deputy chair of leaked HS2 review slams 'whitewash' report
The deputy chair of the government-commissioned review into HS2 has savaged a late draft of the report, which urges ministers [...]
November 12, 2019
HS2: Leaked report urges government to press on with rail project
HS2: Leaked report urges government to press on with rail project
The High Speed 2 (HS2) rail line connecting London to Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds should go ahead in its entirety [...]
November 12, 2019
Boeing shares soar as it forecasts January return for 737 Max
Boeing shares soar as it forecasts January return for 737 Max
Boeing shares took off this afternoon after the company said it expected US regulators to approve its grounded 737 Max [...]
November 11, 2019
Easyjet prepares to take more Thomas Cook market share via package holiday business
Easyjet prepares to take more Thomas Cook market share via package holiday business
Easyjet is gearing up to reveal the details of its upcoming package holiday subsidiary, as the industry scrambles to fill [...]
November 11, 2019
HS2 'fundamental' to hitting UK emissions target, says lobby group
HS2 'fundamental' to hitting UK emissions target, says lobby group
The HS2 rail project is “fundamental” to the UK hitting its net zero emissions target by 2050, according to a [...]
November 11, 2019
British Steel: China's Jingye Group promises to save 'thousands' of jobs in £50m deal
British Steel: China's Jingye Group promises to save 'thousands' of jobs in £50m deal
The future of troubled industrial firm British Steel has taken a step closer to being secured through a £50m rescue [...]
November 11, 2019
Construction sector swings back to growth in third quarter
Construction sector swings back to growth in third quarter
Britain’s construction sector dodged a recession and swung back to growth in the third quarter, despite a slight dip last [...]
November 11, 2019
Kier Group shares plummet as broker lowers target price to £1
Kier Group shares plummet as broker lowers target price to £1
Kier Group shares fell nearly nine per cent this morning after a note by broker Jefferies lowered its recommended price [...]
November 11, 2019
Revealed: Government faces mounting pile of complaints over contract issues
Revealed: Government faces mounting pile of complaints over contract issues
Whitehall is facing a spiralling number of complaints from companies bidding for government work, as officials move to counter growing [...]
November 11, 2019
Saudi Aramco to offer retail investors $10bn-worth of shares in blockbuster float
Saudi Aramco to offer retail investors $10bn-worth of shares in blockbuster float
Investors will start bidding for shares in Saudi Aramco next Sunday, as the starting gun fires in the race to [...]
November 10, 2019
China's Jingye Group poised for British Steel takeover deal
China's Jingye Group poised for British Steel takeover deal
Chinese firm Jingye is set to agree a deal to buy British Steel tomorrow, in a move that is hoped [...]
November 10, 2019
Kier property arm 'targeted by US private equity firm'
Kier property arm 'targeted by US private equity firm'
American private equity firm Lone Star is said to be one of the bidders in the race to buy parts [...]
November 10, 2019
Boris Johnson 'wary of putting HS2 on scrap heap'
Boris Johnson 'wary of putting HS2 on scrap heap'
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has yet to make his mind up on the High Speed 2 rail project but called [...]
November 10, 2019