Posts Tagged ‘Spending’

Credit card holders spending £200 a month online

Nearly three-quarters of credit card-holders regularly use their plastic to buy things online, spending an average of nearly £200 a month. Related Stories Save £67m by sending Christmas cards second class Sportingbet sees smartphone boom Average pay rises remain ‘below inflation’ Dixons cuts losses but sales slow ‘We’re worried about cash – but not saving […]

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

BBC faces at least £340m in cuts

Recognition that Corporation ‘needs to share its part of the public spending reductions’ View full post on UK Business Stories

Infrastructure Spending: No Time to Get Cheap

U.S. infrastructure outlays not only improve the public well-being but also boost returns for the private sector, says columnist Chris Farrell View full post on Finance Stories

Move to delay UK spending cuts

The Treasury is working on plans to ‘reprofile’ spending cuts next April, spreading the pain of deficit reduction more evenly over the next few years, Whitehall officials have told the FT View full post on UK Business Stories

Report: Brazil’s IT Spending To Hit $101.3 Billion In 2010

Jeehan Fernandez – AHN News Writer Sao Paulo, Brazil (AHN) – End-user spending in Brazil for information technology services is expected to reach $101.3 billion in 2010, according to Gartner, Inc., a leading IT research and advisory firm. “Representing 9.6 percent of the country’s real gross domestic product (GDP), this IT-spending-to-real-GDP-ratio is above the average […]