Posts Tagged ‘British’

U.K. court rules Samsung tablet design different from iPad

The British High Court of Justice on Monday ruled on Apple’s design patent infringement lawsuit against Samsung saying the latter’s Galaxy tablet PC looks different from the iPad. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Theo Fennell shines as tourists buy british

FOREIGN tourists eager to snap up trendy British designs have made sales sparkle at jeweller to the stars Theo Fennell. View full post on Business Stories

British Chamber Of Commerce Forecasts 1.9 Percent Economic Expansion In 2011

AHN News Staff London, England, United Kingdom (AHN) – The British Chamber of Commerce forecast over the weekend a 1.9 percent economic expansion for the country in 2011. It is actually a downgrade from the chamber’s September prediction of a 2.2 percent gross domestic product growth rate. The BCC explained the less rosy outlook to […]

British workforces ‘not geared up’ to employ older workers

A study finds a third of people in their fifties battle breathlessness at work, which affects performance. View full post on UK Business Stories

Share Prices Of British Banks Dip On News Of Call For Irish Election

AHN News Staff Dublin, Ireland, United Kingdom (AHN) – British banks lost a lot of money Tuesday because of the news that the Green party called for a general election in Ireland by end of January. The call for election sparked fears that the government of Prime Minister Brian Cowen might collapse before the $105 […]

British PM launches growth and jobs strategy

LONDON: British Prime Minister David Cameron, fresh from unleashing the biggest public spending cuts in decades, vowed on Monday to help deliver private sector jobs and growth in a key speech to business chiefs. View full post on Business Stories

Outgoing CBI Head Calls For Global Ceasefire On Bank Pay

Outgoing Chamber of British Industries Director General Richard Lambert has joined the growing global chorus against excessive bank pay. Lambert called on Monday for a global ceasefire on bank pay and warned that financial institutions will seem arrogant and out of touch if they insist on very high bonuses for bank executives. View full post […]