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Dubai shows a lead as hub for business events with formation of new st…

Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has announced the formation of a new Business Events Stakeholders Committee. His Excellency Helal Saeed Almarri, director general of Dubai Tourism, chaired the committee’s inaugural meeting on 14 September at Dubai World Trade Centre, updating

Teesside entrepreneur invests £300,000 in new business after patenting…

Member Article Wilton Recovery is set to launch a pioneering process designed to cut manufacturing costs and reduce the amount of material currently going to landfill. Teesside entrepreneur Allan Hoggarth has invested £300,000 in the business after recruiting a Doctor of Engineering to develop

More than 1 in 4 hospitality businesses in Scotland at risk of going u…

Academics at the University of Edinburgh Business School, in collaboration with London-based credit risk assessment company Wiserfunding, looked at the financial statements of 5,000 Scottish companies in the tourism and hospitality sectors employing 209,000 people and considered their profitability and levels of debt. Using

Quirky Carlisle business looks to the future after reopening after loc…

ONE of Carlisle’s quirkiest shops is looking to the future after weathering the coronavirus lockdown. Mallin Models is well known as the city’s mecca for all types of vintage and collectable toys from tin plate Corgi and Dinky cars of the 1950s and 1960s,

The £50million question hanging over Newcastle United’s close season b…

Newcastle United’s hierarchy face a £50million dilemma this close season – with a whole first team XI out of contract in less than a year. The Magpies have a first team squad of 28 players – and 13 of them are into the final

Bristol business leaders map out plan to help BAME entrepreneurs after…

Business leaders from the Bristol region are mapping out an action plan to help more black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) entrepreneurs access funding and support. At a virtual meeting hosted by BusinessLive and partner NatWest, the group discussed how the banking sector could

Prudential confirms separation of US businesses

Prudential (PRU) has provided a definitive statement of intent on its US interests at the half-year mark, while confirming that it will adopt a new dividend policy aligned to the Asia and Africa growth strategy and to the intended separation of the businesses Stateside.

Nicola Sturgeon expected to impose travel ban and business closures in…

Nicola Sturgeon is expected to announce a five-mile travel ban and close bars and restaurants in Aberdeen at her briefing shortly. The first minister will take the podium for her daily briefing at 12.15pm. It is understood a five-mile travel ban could be put

Greenlane Accelerates Business Transformation Through Strategic Manage…

Provides Preliminary Q2 2020 Revenue of $32.4 million Strengthened Greenlane Leadership to Accelerate Implementation of Global Expansion Strategy BOCA RATON, Fla., July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greenlane Holdings, Inc. (“Greenlane” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: GNLN), one of the largest global sellers of premium

Manston firm offering businesses facemasks in return for donation to T…

Keith Edwards of Edwards Embroidery says face masks are on offer for a donation A Manston embroidery and workwear company is offering businesses free face masks – in return for a donation to be passed to Caremark Thanet. Edwards Embroidery and Trews Workwear, based