Rolls Royce wins record £6 billion engine order

Rolls Royce has won an order from Emirates to supply engines for its super jumbo fleet. Rolls Royce has received its largest order to date, worth £6.1 billion, to supply engines for 50 Emirates A380 planes. It will be the first time the engineering giant has made engines for the Gulf carrier’s super-jumbo fleet. The […]

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Dyson invests £1 billion in UK engineers

James Dyson is to invest £1 billion in research and development in the UK to produce hi-tech exports. The firm has committed £1 billion to develop 100 new products over four years. “Export is vital for Britain to create wealth,” said founder and chairman James Dyson. “In order to export you have to have high […]

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Singapore ranks best country for business

Singapore has been ranked the best country to do business for a ninth consecutive year, according to an annual survey by the World Bank. New Zealand came second and Hong Kong third in the lender’s “Doing Business” report which rates 189 nations by the ease in which firms can operate there. The UK moved up […]

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Heathrow had busiest year on record in 2012

Heathrow has said that it handled 70 million passengers in 2012-  the highest number on record, as the crowded airport saw bigger and fuller planes.Passengers numbers rose 0.9% from 2011, with 3.2% growth in its staple North Atlantic business, and traffic to the Far East and Brazil boosted by new routes. December was also a […]

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Nike leaps on strong home demand

The sportswear company Nike reported a strong rise in demand in its home North American market.Accordingly, their shares rose 6.2% after the company’s third quarter figures suggested steady demand for its products around the world. Orders for delivery of its shoes and clothing for the coming months were up 14% in the home market. Worldwide […]

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Jaguar sales boosts profits at Tata Motors parent company

A 34% rise in sales by luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) boosted Indian parent company Tata Motors’ profits during the April to June quarter.Net profits came in at 22.45 billion rupees (£260 million), up 12% when compared with the same period a year earlier. The UK subsidiary’s strong performance helped offset weak car, truck […]

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Imagination Technologies’ profits rise 53%

Imagination Technologies- one of the British company behind the graphics for the iPad and iPhone, has reported a 53% rise in full year profits.Imagination made £36.8 million in adjusted pre-tax profits on revenues up 30% to £127.5 million for the year to 30 April, the company said. The number of graphics and video technology computer […]

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BMW will make new super car engine in UK

BMW has announced that it will make a new the engine for its i8 petrol electric supercar in the UK.The car’s three cylinder petrol engine will be made at the carmaker’s Hams Hall factory near Birmingham. The engine is designed to extend the plug in hybrid’s range beyond that supplied by its batteries. BMW’s plug-in […]

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Toyota car sales rise in the US as global growth continues

Toyota’s US sales rose 11.6% in April from a year earlier as the firm continues to grow it’s market share in the world’s biggest economy.The carmaker had seen its sales in the US dip after production was hit by last year’s quake and tsunami in Japan. Fears of a slowdown in the US economy have […]

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Reckitt Benckiser grows sales

Reckitt Benckiser, the consumer goods firm that makes Gaviscon and Cillit Bang has seen a better than expected sales rise after changing its strategy.The firm boosted sales by 4% in the first three months of this year- ahead of analysts’ forecasts of 3.8%. It said key factors were a new focus on emerging markets and […]

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