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Government to award £2.75bn HS2 fleet contract

The Government has this morning (January 20) embarked on the hunt for a company to create its fleet of HS2 trains. The contract, worth £2.75bn, will see the firm chosen design…

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Government recruits four leading British entrepreneurs to help drive Industrial Strategy

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has announced the recruitment of four new non-executive board members. Such members are…

UK must leave EU single market, says PM

The UK cannot remain part of the European single market because doing so would mean "not leaving the EU at…

Rolls-Royce to pay £671m penalty over bribery and corruption allegations

Engine manufacturing company Rolls-Royce is set to pay £671m to the UK, the US and Brazilian authorities over bribery and…

FSCS publishes £378m 2017/18 Plan and Budget

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has published its Plan and Budget for 2017/18, poviding expected management costs and initial…

Councils set to receive Government’s £1.2bn transport improvement fund

The government has now allocated the £1.2bn roads funding to improve connectivity, cut congestion and shorten journey times to councils…

Christmas cheer as some of UK’s biggest retailers post festive gains

Some of the biggest names in UK retail have fended off the winter gloom after posting promising gains over the…

Sainsbury’s celebrates record Christmas as sales pass £1bn

British supermarket chain Sainsbury’s achieved a record Christmas in 2016, with total group-wide retail sales reaching into the eight figures. During…

MOD sustains 500 UK jobs with five-year, £271m Wildcat Helicopter deal

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has signed a new £271m with Leonardo Helicopters to continue to support Wildcat helicopters, protecting…

Future plc acquires Classic Rock brands

International media group Future plc has acquired magazines Classic Rock, Metal Hammer, Prog, Blues and the Golden Gods for £800k. Bought…

£16bn foreign investment confirms Britain is open for business, says Fox

The Department for International Trade has generated over £16bn in foreign investment since its launch in July last year. Key sectors…

Gov appoints first chief to clamp down on worker exploitation

Sir David Metcalf has been named as the government's first Director of Labour Market Enforcement who will be charged with…

Liberty Global and Vodafone complete creation of Dutch joint venture

Liberty Global and Vodafone have completed the creation of a joint venture called VodafoneZiggo Group Holding B.V. The 50:50 Dutch operation…

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Calling Bdaily readers! As many of our regular followers will know, we value the views of our readership and we encourage you to express your opinions with us. With this in…

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Citroën dealership awarded ACE accreditation

Citroën UK have awarded Town Centre Citroen, based in Sunderland…

Go North East prepares for influx of DFDS passengers this Christmas

Go North East, the region’s largest bus company, is preparing…

Online trade tool Tradesmenin to launch in Yorkshire

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