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US stock indexes closed mostly higher on Wednesday after a sharp increase in crude oil prices helped drive market-leading gains for energy…
03.29 / 22:25
belfasttelegraph.co.uk
London's blue chip index pushed higher and sterling rates were mixed, as markets largely shrugged off the well-flagged triggering of Article…
03.29 / 22:25
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The engineering firm handed a £170 million deal to develop a section of HS2 has withdrawn its interest in the work amid concerns over alleged conflicts of …
03.29 / 22:25
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New SonicWall CEO Bill Conner opens up on how he's reshaped the vendor and returned it to profitability after being discarded by…
03.29 / 22:24
channelweb.co.uk
SonicWall's CEO this week opened up on the issues its brief ownership by Dell caused partners. But it's not the only example of an acquisition volte-face by a large vendor causing pain for the…
03.29 / 22:24
channelweb.co.uk
The NHS may be strapped for cash, but spending on tech appears to be on the rise. This CRN supplement delves further into our exclusive…
03.29 / 22:24
channelweb.co.uk
Microsoft has clung onto its lead of a software-as-a-service market set to double in size over the next three years, according to analyst Synergy Research. The SaaS market grew by 32 per cent year on year to reach almost $13bn in the final quarter of 2016, with ERP and collaboration experiencing the highest growth rates (see bottom), Synergy said. Having edged out Salesforce as the largest player overall mid-way through last year, Microsoft remained…
03.29 / 22:24
channelweb.co.uk
Analyst predicts spending on cybersecurity hardware, software and services will reach nearly $105bn by…
03.29 / 22:24
channelweb.co.uk
Audi-visual and print specialist takes first steps into Spain and Portugal as it presses on with expansion into mainland…
03.29 / 22:24
channelweb.co.uk
The purchase of St George's Walk and the Nestlé building by a Chinese developer as part of £500 million plans to redevelop the site shows that Croydon has "turned a corner", a property expert has said.Last week, Guangzhou-based property developer R&F Properties announced it had bought the freehold of the 5.5 acre site in Croydon town centre from previous owner Minerva. It has since emerged the company paid £60 million for the site.Permission has already…
03.29 / 22:22
croydonadvertiser.co.uk
With spectacular views that stretch across the city from Lincoln Cathedral to Teal Park, number 611 at One the Brayford is the epitome of desirable living. With a price tag of £435,000, the duplex penthouse will come with three bedrooms, all the latest mod cons - including a wireless heating system - and a generous shared balcony. READ MORE: From this... to this! Former RAF weapons base transformed into holiday let The luxurious home is one of 89 apartments which will…
03.29 / 22:22
lincolnshireecho.co.uk
The leader of the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce has urged local businesses to focus on the future on the day the process to take the UK out of the European Union began. Chief executive Simon Beardsley insists post-Brexit challenges will become clearer in the coming months after Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50 on Wednesday, March 29. Countless businesses have expressed their concerns following last year's referendum vote which saw 52 per cent of the country vote…
03.29 / 22:22
lincolnshireecho.co.uk
The future is looking bright for a Lincolnshire business which will be exhibiting at the popular Lincolnshire Show after winning a competition.After working with his father as a carpenter to develop the family furniture business, Bill Curno and his partner Benita, decided to branch out and recycle off cuts of wood that were wasted in the manufacturing process.The couple from Saxilby set up Marwood Curno in October 2016 creating hand crafted items such as candle holders, spoons and more…
03.29 / 22:22
lincolnshireecho.co.uk
Manufacturing ambassadors are needed to sit on a new board being set up to promote the industry across Greater Lincolnshire.The Manufacturing Board is the latest group to be set up by the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership, which is also supported by other strategic expert boards including a Food Board, a Water Management Board and a Visitor Economy Board.The LEP is looking for leaders in manufacturing to join the board, act as ambassadors for the industry and represent the…
03.29 / 22:22
lincolnshireecho.co.uk
While we still have to wait a little longer for the Nationwide branch to open in Glastonbury, staff are already meeting with customers in the town hall. Somerset Live spoke to branch manager Phil Goodridge-Reynolds to find out how the work on the new branch of the building society is progressing and how it differs from other branches. Take a look at the video above to see how he feels about opening a branch in Glastonbury. He said: "Everything about this place is different…
03.29 / 22:22
westerndailypress.co.uk
Sherborne families could face paying more than half their average annual salary to put down a deposit on new homes being built in the town. Bovis Homes was granted permission in late-October to build 35 new houses on land north of Bradford Road, immediately to the west of the proposed Sherborne Hotel site. Building work is progressing quickly at the site on the homes, which range from one-bed maisonettes to six-bedroom family homes, and the names of the new streets running…
03.29 / 22:22
westerndailypress.co.uk
One of North Yorkshire’s most iconic event venues has announced a new name and rebranding. Harrogate International Centre (HIC Yorkshire) will d…
03.29 / 22:22
conference-news.co.uk
As Prime Minister Theresa May gave notice under Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty for the UK to quit the European…
03.29 / 22:22
conference-news.co.uk
Anthony Floreano and Dale Parmenter stepped off the Keynote stage at International Confex straight into Silverstream’s studio to talk about the value …
03.29 / 22:22
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This month, CN puts Adam Sternberg, director of Sternberg Clarke and Trevor George, in the Hot Seat. What attracted you to the …
03.29 / 22:22
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