About Alex Daniel

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

2019 Articles

Healthcare giant Philips issues profit warning on US-China trade tariffs
Healthcare giant Philips issues profit warning on US-China trade tariffs
Dutch healthcare-tech giant Philips has warned the trade war between the US and China will stop it hitting targets for [...]
October 10, 2019
Will the buyout of Thomas Cook's 555 high street stores take off?
Will the buyout of Thomas Cook's 555 high street stores take off?
At 11.53pm on Tuesday night, the directors of family-owned Sunderland-based holiday firm Hays Travel clinched what is surely the biggest [...]
October 9, 2019
Airbus 'warns employees on cash flow' in defence and space business amid Saudi arms ban
Airbus 'warns employees on cash flow' in defence and space business amid Saudi arms ban
Airbus’ second-most profitable division, its defence and space business, is said to have warned employees it faces serious challenges meeting [...]
October 9, 2019
Hays Travel to buy 555 Thomas Cook stores, providing lifeline for 2,500 former workers
Hays Travel to buy 555 Thomas Cook stores, providing lifeline for 2,500 former workers
Thousands of former Thomas Cook employees could be in for a reprieve, after the collapsed travel giant’s retail estate has [...]
October 9, 2019
Goldman Sachs looks to keep bank on track in disaster with 'extra Wework space'
Goldman Sachs looks to keep bank on track in disaster with 'extra Wework space'
Goldman Sachs is said to have set up a trading floor in a Wework office in London so the bank [...]
October 9, 2019
Space race: Boeing invests $20m in Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic as it prepares public listing
Space race: Boeing invests $20m in Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic as it prepares public listing
Boeing is to invest $20m in Sir Richard Branson’s space-tourism venture Virgin Galactic, meaning it will have more money to [...]
October 8, 2019
Thomas Crooks: Fraudsters target refund process for collapsed airline
Thomas Crooks: Fraudsters target refund process for collapsed airline
People trying to claim refunds on flights and hotels booked with collapsed holiday giant Thomas Cook have been warned about [...]
October 8, 2019
Road to recovery? Nissan appoints Makoto Uchida as CEO to turn around stricken car maker after Ghosn scandal
Road to recovery? Nissan appoints Makoto Uchida as CEO to turn around stricken car maker after Ghosn scandal
Nissan has named the head of its Chinese operation, Makoto Uchida, as its new chief executive, as the firm tries [...]
October 8, 2019
Heidi Allen: Legal attempt to force Brexit extension is 'watertight' - despite Johnson's plans to 'scupper' it
Heidi Allen: Legal attempt to force Brexit extension is 'watertight' - despite Johnson's plans to 'scupper' it
Boris Johnson’s plan to get around a law which delays Brexit past 31 October is going to fail, according to [...]
October 8, 2019
Steelmakers call for cheaper electricity bills to stay competitive, as Europe reaps benefits
Steelmakers call for cheaper electricity bills to stay competitive, as Europe reaps benefits
Steel companies in the UK pay nearly twice as much for electricity than their counterparts on the continent, despite the [...]
October 8, 2019