The Independent. Business News Click here for more information Find the best information and most relevant links on all topics related to feedsportal.com. http://www.so-l.ru/news/source/the_independent_business_news Thu, 04 Jun 2020 17:17:56 +0300 <![CDATA[Ex-Autonomy chiefs say HP was warned over revenue growth]]>

The bitter feud between Hewlett-Packard and former executives of Autonomy took another twist yesterday after two ex-directors of the British tech company claimed HP knew recorded revenue growth would be warped after the takeover.











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<![CDATA[Ex-Autonomy chiefs say HP was warned over revenue growth]]>

The bitter feud between Hewlett-Packard and former executives of Autonomy took another twist yesterday after two ex-directors of the British tech company claimed HP knew recorded revenue growth would be warped after the takeover.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_26_the_independent_business_news Sat, 26 Sep 2015 02:59:33 +0300
<![CDATA[HSS Hire chief Chris Davies quits after string of profit warnings since float]]>

The chief executive of HSS, the UK’s largest tool-hire company, quit yesterday after a torrid six months marked  by a string of profit warnings and 70 per cent collapse in the share price.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_26_hss_hire_chief_chris_davies_quits_after Sat, 26 Sep 2015 02:54:56 +0300
<![CDATA[Global markets take heart from a show of strength in America]]>

Encouraging growth figures from the world’s biggest economy cheered global stock markets yesterday as the Federal Reserve’s chair Janet Yellen said the US was strong enough to fend off the recent turmoil.











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<![CDATA[UK ministers urged to 'come clean' on when they were informed about VW emissions scandal]]>

UK ministers have been told to “come clean” on when they were first informed about the Volkswagen scandal.











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<![CDATA[New Volkswagen boss Matthias Muller vows to emerge from crisis 'stronger than before']]>

The former Porsche chief executive Matthias Müller who was named as the new Volkswagen boss has said that the company has an opportunity to emerge from the crisis “stronger than before”.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_new_volkswagen_boss_matthias_muller_vows Fri, 25 Sep 2015 22:22:05 +0300
<![CDATA[RBS former CEO Fred Goodwin kisses goodbye to his Executive Suite - as it opens up to house innovative start ups]]>

If the children depicted by William McTaggart in his oil painting “The Atlantic Surf” could see and hear the world outside, they would undoubtedly have some stories to tell. Why? The 1899 work by the celebrated Scottish artist has hung for years in the RBS boardroom at the bank’s global headquarters west of Edinburgh.











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<![CDATA[Volkswagen emissions scandal: Crisis is bigger than just VW - and the impact will be seismic]]>

There is no better time to take the helm of a corporation than in the heat of a crisis. Matthias Müller, who might have ascended to the top of Volkswagen during a feud between shareholders earlier this year, now has a golden opportunity to prove himself and refashion a German industrial giant. The fact that this emissions crisis is not of his making means he has no personal reputation at risk as he effects a clean-up. Staff who might otherwise have been wary of a new man at the top will rally to his cause.











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<![CDATA[British Airways: Fury as airline regains monopoly on flights between Heathrow and Scotland]]>

British Airways this weekend regains its monopoly on flights connecting Scotland with Heathrow for the first time since 1982. The final Virgin Atlantic flights from Aberdeen and Edinburgh to Europe’s busiest airport depart on 26 September, following heavy losses by Sir Richard Branson’s airline.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_british_airways_fury_as_airline_regains Fri, 25 Sep 2015 18:29:31 +0300
<![CDATA[Do you lead or follow? Take this one simple test to find out]]>

Two academics in the US have discovered a simple test that can tell leaders from followers.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_do_you_lead_or_follow_take_this_one_sim Fri, 25 Sep 2015 18:03:58 +0300
<![CDATA[Government's Channel 4 privatisation plans accidentally revealed]]>

Channel 4 could be up for sale, it has been revealed, after an official document was captured by a photographer on Downing Street.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_government_s_channel_4_privatisation_pla Fri, 25 Sep 2015 15:07:40 +0300
<![CDATA[Rudeness in the workplace: Nine of the most offensive things bosses have said to their employees]]>

A study conducted last month found that rudeness can "infectious", with people who experienced rude behaviour likely to be rude to the person they interact with next.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_rudeness_in_the_workplace_nine_of_the_m Fri, 25 Sep 2015 15:04:34 +0300
<![CDATA[Volkswagen emissions scandal: what to do if you own a VW diesel]]>

Volkswagen has recalled diesel cars in the US for a software update, after it was revealed that the manufacturer is using defeat devices to falsify the results of its emissions tests.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_volkswagen_emissions_scandal_what_to_do Fri, 25 Sep 2015 14:13:37 +0300
<![CDATA[British Government was warned diesel cars might be wrongly passing emissions tests up to a year ago]]>

The Government was sent a report warning cars might be failing to comply with emissions tests up to a year ago.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_british_government_was_warned_diesel_car Fri, 25 Sep 2015 12:35:29 +0300
<![CDATA[Rugby World Cup: Pringles sales up 150% at Waitrose]]>

Pringles are among the winners at the Rugby World Cup. Sales of the savoury snack have leapt 150 per cent at Waitrose as sports fans take to the sofa for the tournament, the supermarket said.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_rugby_world_cup_pringles_sales_up_150 Fri, 25 Sep 2015 11:29:22 +0300
<![CDATA[Starbucks to help staff with rent deposits]]>

Coffee shop chain Starbucks has agreed to help staff in the UK pay rent deposits as it looks to entice new talent to the business in a competitive retail market.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_starbucks_to_help_staff_with_rent_deposi Fri, 25 Sep 2015 10:26:33 +0300
<![CDATA[Interest rates to stay down as Bank of England's 'swing voter' rejects hike]]> UK rate rises look a long way off after one of the Bank of England’s “swing voters” declared he was not ready to join the hawks seeking an increase.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_interest_rates_to_stay_down_as_bank_of_e Fri, 25 Sep 2015 02:50:15 +0300
<![CDATA[Blue sky for Thomas Cook as summer bookings soar]]> Holidaymakers have rushed to book holidays with Thomas Cook, with poor summer weather in northern Europe driving demand.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_blue_sky_for_thomas_cook_as_summer_booki Fri, 25 Sep 2015 02:48:35 +0300
<![CDATA[Rothschild vs Rothschild as the feuding dynasty heads to the courts]]> The Latin family motto of the Rothschilds – the most famous banking name in the world – is Concordia, Integritas, Industria, which translates as ‘harmony, integrity, industry’.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_25_rothschild_vs_rothschild_as_the_feuding Fri, 25 Sep 2015 02:47:20 +0300
<![CDATA[Redcar steelworks 'stands on the brink' with vital supplies left marooned on the North Sea]]>

The Redcar steelworks stands on the brink of disaster today while three foreign ships laden with thousands of tons of vital supplies lie anchored just a few miles away in the North Sea.











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http://www.so-l.ru/news/y/2015_09_24_redcar_steelworks_stands_on_the_brink Thu, 24 Sep 2015 23:54:37 +0300