Day: June 19, 2019

Brexit risks not fully priced in by market

Brexit risks not fully priced in by market

Brexit risks are not priced in by bond markets and Britain's exit from the European Union could turn more bitter than expected, Anthony Linehan deputy director at Ireland's debt management agency warned on Wednesday. "To me (Brexit) is an area that isn't priced into markets and it can't be because ...

UK construction industry could lose 8% of workforce post-Brexit, new RICS figures reveal

UK housebuilder Berkeley annual profit slumps

Housebuilder Berkeley Group Plc reported a slump in annual pretax profit on Wednesday, as Britain's housing sector remains under pressure from uncertainty ahead of the country's exit from the European Union and builders face higher costs. Berkeley reiterated that pretax profit for 2019-20 is expected to fall by around a ...

Manchester United legend fined, warned by FA for betting breaches

Manchester United legend fined, warned by FA for betting breaches

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes has been fined £8,000 and warned about his future conduct after he admitted a misconduct charge in relation to betting, the English Football Association (FA) said on Wednesday. It was alleged the 44-year-old former England international had placed 140 bets on soccer matches between ...

Small Beer Co. Session Pale

Beer of the Week: Small Beer Brew Co. Session Pale

According to the Oxford English dictionary, ‘Small Beer’ is “a thing that is considered unimportant.” While many low alcoholic beers have an undesirable reputation – even though they now make up over quarter of UK beer sales, due to increased demand – The Small Beer Co. are striving to change public perception. Close ...

UK pharmaceutical jobs at threat due to crossfire of “ideology & incompetence” over Brexit

Eliminated PM candidate Raab backs Johnson

Dominic Raab has backed frontrunner Boris Johnson today, telling the Evening Standard newspaper he was the only candidate who would deliver Brexit by Oct 31st. "The only candidate who will now do this is Boris Johnson and so I'll be supporting him to become our next Prime Minister," he said. ...

Evidence suggests Saudi Crown Prince is liable for Khashoggi murder

Evidence suggests Saudi Crown Prince is liable for Khashoggi murder

Evidence suggests Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman and other senior Saudi officials are liable for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a U.N. rights investigator said on Wednesday. There was no immediate reaction from Riyadh which was sent the 100-page report in advance - but the kingdom has ...

Emissions need to be halved to avoid 3C warming

Emissions need to be halved to avoid 3C warming

Emissions need to be halved by 2030 to limit warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius but temperatures are on track to reach double that by the end of the century even if countries' current plans are fully implemented, research by scientists shows. A group of European researchers, Climate Action Tracker, tracks ...

Italy unions refuse to load Saudi ship in protest over Yemen war

Italy unions refuse to load Saudi ship in protest over Yemen war

Italian unions refused on Monday to load electricity generators onto a Saudi Arabian ship with weapons on board in a protest against the war in Yemen. The Bahri-Yanbu vessel loaded arms in the Belgian city of Antwerp earlier this month, but was prevented from picking up another consignment of weapons ...

The TEN probes against Trump he is refusing to cooperate with…

The TEN probes against Trump he is refusing to cooperate with…

U.S. President Donald Trump is refusing to cooperate with numerous congressional probes of himself and his administration, taking a defiant stance that is likely to result in a court battle with Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives. Trump's stonewalling hardened after the mid-April release of a redacted report from ...

PM candidate Stewart talking with Gove about combining forces

PM candidate Stewart talking with Gove about combining forces

 Rory Stewart, a contender to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said he is in talks with environment minister Michael Gove, a rival candidate, about teaming up. Boris Johnson, the frontrunner in the contest, won the most votes cast in the second round of voting to be leader of the ...

Cocaine user spared jail on Michael Gove plea

A class A drug user walked free from court yesterday after the judge ruled he should “suffer no more for dabbling in cocaine” than Michael Gove. Judge Owen Davies QC upheld a legal argument with the defence that he should not be punished any more than the former Lord Chancellor. ...

Airbus CEO says chances of no-deal Brexit increasing

Airbus CEO says chances of no-deal Brexit increasing

Airbus Chief Executive Guillaume Faury said on Wednesday there was a growing risk Britain would leave the European Union without a withdrawal deal in a way that could damage the aerospace firm's performance next year. "We have been very clear on the potential negative consequences of a hard Brexit or ...

How to Choose an Accountant For Your Small Business

How to Choose an Accountant For Your Small Business

If you've finally decided to take the huge step of becoming an entrepreneur and starting your own business, you may need to start thinking of hiring an accountant. Whether you choose to go for a full-time accountant or enlist the services of a professional accounting firm, choosing your accountant is ...

Brexit uncertainty hurts demand at Whitbread

Brexit uncertainty hurts demand at Whitbread

Whitbread Plc said on Wednesday its first-quarter room revenue was hit by tough market competition and ongoing Brexit uncertainty, and the company was cautious about near-term conditions as it tries to build out its Premier Inn brand. Whitbread, which was originally a brewer, has focused on its hotel business after ...

5 Ways to Earn Gift Cards While You Shop

5 Ways to Earn Gift Cards While You Shop

Shopping is rewarding in itself, but what if you could actually get rewarded each time you spent money at your favorite store? With the right websites and mobile apps, you can earn cash and free gift cards just for shopping! Earning gift cards means that you’ll be able to spend ...

Corbyn to back second Brexit referendum

 British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will back a move on Wednesday for the Labour Party to change its Brexit policy and support a second referendum in all circumstances, The Times reported, citing a senior Labour source. A paper by Corbyn's head of policy, Andrew Fisher, recommends that Labour support a ...

SEO Strategies For More Online Traffic

SEO Strategies For More Online Traffic

The good news is that some optimisation strategies for your website can move the needle, in terms of organic traffic and customers, quicker than others – the key is understanding what those strategies are.