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.... The number of trainees reached nearly 73,000, and over the years Learndirect’s owners reaped millions in dividends from mostly taxpayer-provided work training young people. There was enough money for the company to spend £504,000 sponsoring a Formula One team. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... General secretary Mick Cash says: “These overseas outfits are creaming our railways for fat profits and have complete control over the crucial fleet operations. They use that power to exploit the British train passenger in what is nothing less than a government-sponsored racket. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Seven ways to cut the cost of Britain’s rail tickets image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 02:59:16 PM
.... General secretary Mick Cash says: “These overseas outfits are creaming our railways for fat profits and have complete control over the crucial fleet operations. They use that power to exploit the British train passenger in what is nothing less than a government-sponsored racket. ...
Cowes Week sailing extravaganza spawns a renting boom in Isle of Wight image
....”. The high living of Cowes week contrasts sharply with everyday life on the island when the regatta, which is sponsored by peer-to-peer lender Lendy, packs up and leaves town. ...
William Hill sees online sports betting increase by 13% in a year image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of August 2017 10:46:50 PM
.... Bowcock plans further big investments in marketing and social media to attract younger punters. In April, the firm sponsored the Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko heavyweight boxing match at Wembley, which attracted more bets than any other event bar the Grand National. ...
Greek debt crisis: ‘People can’t see any light at the end of any tunnel’ image
.... Unemployment, austerity’s most pernicious effect, hovers around 22%, by far the highest in the EU, despite a 5% drop in the last two years. Although the worst is over in terms of fiscal adjustment, few believe Greece will be able to escape a fourth bailout even if Athens regains market access when its current EU-IMF sponsored programme ends in August next year. ...
Can Bozoma Saint John repair Uber's troubled image? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 28th of July 2017 12:00:21 PM
.... After graduating from Wesleyan University, she took a job at Spike Lee’s advertising agency, where she forged a relationship with Beyoncé that eventually led to her inking several promotional deals between Pepsi and the singer. These included a $50m deal to sponsor Beyoncé’s 2012 tour and 2013 Super Bowl halftime performance. ...
SFO says it is investigating Rio Tinto over Guinea operations image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 24th of July 2017 08:07:02 PM
....Authorities and the industry have sought to improve governance in a sector that has faced several allegations of illegal payments to secure business in some countries. The world’s biggest miner BHP Billiton paid $25m in 2015 to settle charges it violated a US anti-bribery law because it failed to properly monitor its programme sponsoring foreign government officials at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. ...
Great British Bake Off to be sponsored by Lyle's Golden Syrup and Dr Oetker image
. The Great British Bake Off has found its final ingredients, with the kitchen cupboard staple Lyle’s golden syrup and Dr Oetker, the baking product maker, signing multi-million pound deals to be the first sponsors of the biggest show on British television. ...
O2 renews sponsorship of Academy music venues in £70m deal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of July 2017 11:01:20 PM
. O2 has renewed its sponsorship of music venues across Britain, including the Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Brixton Academy and Manchester Apollo, in a deal thought to be worth about £70m over the next decade. ...
Prefab sprout: off-the-peg homes bid to ease UK housing crisis image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of July 2017 07:00:00 AM
....The drawback? They are tiny. At just 26 sq metres (280 sq ft), the L&G/RHP homes squeeze living space down to levels never seen before in publicly sponsored housing. ...
Recruitment advisers' tax scheme liquidated after HMRC asks questions image
....It now boasts of being a “£100m+ global operation” providing “outsourced business process services to some 200 recruitment agencies and SME businesses and accountancy support services for tens of thousands of contract workers”. The growth has made Anderson one of the best-known names in the recruitment industry, and it was the headline sponsor of the Recruiter Awards for Excellence for 2014, 2015 and 2016. ...
Parliamentary motion calls on Sainsbury's to retain Fairtrade mark image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 7th of July 2017 04:04:44 PM
....org calling on Sainsbury’s to stick with Fairtrade has gathered more than 85,000 signatures. Caroline Lucas MP, the Green party co-leader and main sponsor of the parliamentary early day motion, called on supermarkets not to confuse shoppers by abandoning Fairtrade. ...
Courting new fans image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of July 2017 11:19:36 PM
....". The financial reward from growing its global fan base, will come when Wimbledon signs new TV deals and sponsorship agreements, and is able to show that it can deliver a large and diverse customer base for its partners. ...
Channel 4's Bake Off set 'will be product-placement-free' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of July 2017 02:25:38 PM
....Product placement deals are not critical to Channel 4 making Bake Off a commercial success – the British market is estimated to be worth only about £30m – but eschewing the cash does make it that little bit harder. In April, the broadcaster held an event with more than 350 ad executives and some of Britain’s biggest-selling brands to drum up a bidding war, hoping to get an £8m-plus deal for its headline sponsorship. ...
Ron Dennis to cut ties with McLaren board in £275m deal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 30th of June 2017 03:53:40 PM
....McLaren has failed to win a single race since 2012, and the boardroom coup against Dennis came after two of the worst seasons ever for the constructor. A decision to switch to Honda engines, blamed for the McLaren slump, and the failure to find an overall sponsor for three years to replace Vodafone, had raised doubts about Dennis’s ability to lead McLaren. ...
Queen's speech doesn't help British businesses frozen out of EU space contracts image
.... While launching satellites was once the preserve of governments and a handful of big industry players, there is a rapidly growing market of startups launching small, cheap satellites for a vast range of on-the-ground applications, from providing updates on buses and train arrival times, to monitoring the health of elderly people and internet provision in remote areas. However, a sticking point is that companies still have to piggy-back on major state-sponsored rocket launches to send the satellites into space. ...
Get more sounds for your pound at UK music festivals this summer image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 17th of June 2017 06:00:30 AM
.... Meanwhile, Ticketmaster has a “Father’s Day offer” on the Madness-headlined House of Common event on London’s Clapham Common on 28 August, where you can get two tickets for £60 (normally £37. 50 each), and the John Lewis-sponsored OnBlackheath in south-east London on 9-10 September has an offer running until 30 June where under-12s go free. ...
New Channel 4 boss Alex Mahon faces some unwelcome drama image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of June 2017 03:00:29 PM
....But for commercially funded Channel 4 it is about making money, and the show will only need 3 to 4 million viewers to draw a decent return from advertisers. However, media industry sources say the broadcaster is struggling to achieve its £8m-£10m target for sponsorship. ...
Democrats say Dodd-Frank repeal is 'wrong choice' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 08:42:41 PM
....Trump orders review that could relax Dodd-Frank bank rules. Congressman Jeb Hensarling, the sponsor of the bill, called it a "better, smarter way". ...
Republicans take aim at Dodd-Frank financial rules image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 8th of June 2017 02:18:10 PM
....But opponents, which include community banks and other financial institutions, say it created an overly complex set-up that has inhibited growth, particularly for small businesses. "There is a better way," Rep Jeb Hensarling, a Texas congressman who sponsored the bill, said on Wednesday. ...
Qatar row: Economic impact threatens food, flights and football image
....7 million people, this tiny nation on the north-east coast of the Arabian Peninsula is trying to punch above its weight. People know about it thanks in part to its national airline (Qatar Airways), its international news station (Al Jazeera) and through sport (notably winning the right to host the 2022 football World Cup and being a former sponsor of perhaps the world's most famous club, Barcelona). ...
From videos to vlogs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 11:31:14 PM
.... . "The new revenue comes from advertising share, especially on YouTube, and from sponsorship for those with a large enough social media following. ...
Investment groups tell investors to give up tobacco industry image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 02:27:31 PM
....The regulations are getting tighter, specifically in the way companies can advertise tobacco products. Even so, only 29 countries, representing just 12% of the world's population, have completely banned all forms of tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship. ...
Feeding the kitty image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 12:01:02 AM
.... It will be their first visit since 2005, in what should be a mouth-watering series of clashes. Each Lions tour generates millions of pounds in turnover, with revenues pouring in from major sponsorship deals, tourism and other events such as high-profile gala dinners. ...
Electronic voting image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 29th of May 2017 11:29:41 PM
....However, security software company Symantec says individual voters are not at any real risk, and it has not seen a single incident of external attackers interfering with voters. Symantec believes large-scale attackers - including state-sponsored hackers - prefer to target political systems more generally, for example, the cyber-attack on the US Democratic Party in 2016. ...
Millennial ‘influencers’ who are the new stars of web advertising image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 27th of May 2017 11:05:41 PM
.... It’s not fair to consumers to expect them to play detective and deduce whether something is an ad or not. “Many millennials believe this isn’t necessary as they claim to be able to see whether content is ‘sponsored’, but we believe it is imperative to protect consumers who aren’t that savvy, and ensure they know. ...
Walkers Crisps Gary Lineker campaign suffers Twitter sabotage image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 25th of May 2017 04:50:34 PM
....". Launching the campaign earlier this week, Adam Warner, head of UEFA Champions League sponsorship at PepsiCo, said:. ...
Bad sex scenes image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 24th of May 2017 11:00:09 PM
.... Podcast platforms that offer this service, including Swedish start-up firm Acast and the UK's Audioboom. My Dad Wrote A Porno uses Acast, and Jamie says: "Acast secures the [advertising] deals, and then we record specific sponsorship reads that we slot into the show. ...
Brexit clouds gather over Chelsea flower show as sponsorship wilts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 19th of May 2017 05:57:59 PM
. The number of major show gardens may have been pruned back heavily as some key sponsors have pulled out, but the Chelsea flower show’s gala opening night on Monday remains one of the prime events of the London social calendar. ...
RBS settlement has left business couple feeling 'gutted' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 18th of May 2017 01:48:53 PM
...."It's been completely deceitful. It's been done by a government-sponsored bank with effectively my money, it's cost a fortune and our business was a good business, a perfectly good business. ...
Affordable art image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 11:00:59 PM
.... . The firm makes its money by charging the galleries for the space they rent at its fairs, as well as through ticket prices and sponsors. ...
Tata Steel offers £550m to resolve long-running pensions row image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 05:18:09 PM
....“This is the commitment Tata has given to the workforce, and the trade unions will hold them to the promises they have made,” the unions of Community, Unite and the GMB said in a joint statement. “This announcement is a stepping stone in the process to secure BSPS members’ benefits in a new, modified scheme sponsored by Tata Steel UK,” the unions said. ...
Tata Steel offers to pump £550m into closed pension fund image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 04:01:04 PM
....The British Steel Pension Scheme trustees made it clear that the new deal did not amount to a full rescue of the fund. "All members and pensioners of the British Steel Pension Scheme would be offered an option either to transfer to a new pension scheme sponsored by Tata Steel UK offering modified benefits, or to remain in the BSPS and so receive Pension Protection Fund compensation," the trustees said. ...
Manchester United reports £3.8m loss but revenue rises image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 11:46:12 AM
....If the club beats Ajax in the Europa League final on 24 May it would secure a coveted place in the Champions League for next season. Manchester United has a clause in its kitwear deal with Adidas that allows for a cut of 30% in the annual sponsorship deal if the club fails to reach the Champions League in consecutive seasons. ...
Vodafone pulls out of £20m naming-rights deal for West Ham stadium image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 09:34:00 AM
. Vodafone has abandoned plans to sponsor the London Stadium in a £20m deal, dealing the latest blow to the venue’s troubled conversion to West Ham United’s home. ...
Vodafone reports hefty loss after hit from Indian unit image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 08:12:13 AM
....1 million since November 2015 - a 40% drop. Vodafone also said that it had abandoned plans to sponsor the London Stadium, home to West Ham United. ...
Chapter closed? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 12th of May 2017 07:01:27 AM
....Lula accuses his old ally of masterminding a coup d'état against Ms Rousseff. The main reason for the coup, according to Lula, was to sponsor reforms that "revoke workers' historic rights and force people to work longer". ...
Lewis Hamilton takes pole position in Sunday Times sport rich list image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 6th of May 2017 05:01:54 AM
....Hamilton, 32, the three-time FIA Formula One world champion, ranks ahead of Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Wayne Rooney in this year’s Sunday Times rich list. He took the top spot thanks to his driving fees from Mercedes and a string of lucrative sponsorship deals including with L’Oréal, IWC watches and Bombardier, which supplies the private jet he uses to travel the world to races. ...
Putting you in the picture: yes, you can earn a living on Instagram image
.... “The majority of the time it isn’t clear whether an influencer is being paid, or whether it’s a genuine, organic recommendation,” he says. “The accepted standard is to use a hashtag – #ad, #sp, or #sponsored. ...
Nissan launches British-made home battery to rival Tesla's Powerwall image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 4th of May 2017 09:00:05 AM
.... While the batteries will be made in Sunderland, they will be assembled in Morocco. On Thursday, Eaton will also announce a sponsorship deal with Manchester City football club, which Nissan already sponsors. ...
Email scammers turn their sights on youth football teams image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 06:00:22 AM
....”. Guardian Money suggested to Barclays, which has until last season spent about £40m-a-year sponsoring the Premier League, that it might come to the aid of the community football club – one that runs nine girls’ teams and 18 boys’ teams – but this fell on deaf ears. ...
Just Eat delivers £10m The X Factor sponsorship deal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of April 2017 09:18:01 AM
. Just Eat has struck a £10m-a-year deal to be the new sponsor of The X Factor and intends to launch a nationwide “Chef Factor” hunt for takeaway cooks to star in its branded clips. ...
Hard tackling image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 11:25:54 AM
....A sport that generates millions in income for clubs and players has increasingly come into the spotlight, particularly in a time of belt-tightening in many other parts of society. The sport generates and churns huge financial sums in transfer fees, sponsorship, television rights, image rights, and other areas where collecting tax may be a concern for HMRC. ...
Brand Masha image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 22nd of April 2017 11:27:22 PM
....Maria Sharapova faces the biggest challenge of her tennis career - namely her return to the sport after a 15-month drugs ban - and it is not just her continued sporting success that is in the spotlight. Off the court, where she makes the bulk of her earnings, the question is - can she be as big a sponsor draw as she was before her enforced absence? . ...
Bake Off auction seeks to whip up sponsorship bidding frenzy image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 03:15:30 PM
. Channel 4 has kicked off the search for a sponsor for The Great British Bake Off with a pitch to more than 350 advertising executives and some of the UK’s biggest spending brands, as the broadcaster looks to rake in more than £25m a year from the biggest show on British TV. ...
Premier League revenues soar but clubs still make a loss image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 11:05:23 PM
.... . Another highly touted source of future income for clubs has been digital, but Mr Jones said that rather than bringing in huge sums in its own right, digital could be used to enhance the clubs' existing commercial connections with fans and sponsors. ...
Fox dumps star presenter Bill O'Reilly image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 07:28:15 PM
....O'Reilly said it was "tremendously disheartening" to leave over "completely unfounded claims". More than 50 sponsors have withdrawn ads from his show, The O'Reilly Factor. ...
Fox News 'to drop host Bill O'Reilly' after harassment cases image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 04:25:30 PM
....Pressure on Fox has mounted since recent reports that five women received $13m in payouts because of Mr O'Reilly. More than 50 sponsors have withdrawn ads from his show, The O'Reilly Factor. ...
Adidas apologises for 'you survived Boston Marathon' email image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 10:31:28 AM
.... . Adidas, the official sponsor of the Boston Marathon, sent out the marketing email which contained the subject line, "Congrats, you survived the Boston Marathon!". ...
Australia to introduce stricter rules on working visas image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 07:38:55 AM
....". Benjamin Williams was about to be sponsored for a 457 visa: "I'm absolutely devastated and don't know what to do or where to go from here. ...
Internet pioneer Robert Taylor dies image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 17th of April 2017 03:11:19 PM
....Mr Taylor was frustrated that the Pentagon could only communicate with three research institutions, whose timeshared computers it helped fund, by using three incompatible systems. So, he proposed a scheme to connect all of Arpa's sponsored bases together via a single network. ...
Sensors, scanners and surveillance: at the expo to outfit Trump's border wall image
.... They cost $300,000 to $600,000 each. The murmurs during panel discussions, lunches and huddles (“coffee breaks sponsored by Unisys, securing your tomorrow”) ranged from technical arcana – drone wingspans, facial recognition biometrics – to backslapping and gossip. ...
Charging Bull artist wants removal of Fearless Girl statue image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of April 2017 05:04:35 PM
....His lawyers argue that proper procedure was not followed by city officials when choosing to grant the permit. Mr Di Modica has argued that the girl is not a work of art, but rather an "advertising trick" since it was sponsored by investment firm State Street Global Advisers, and erected by advertising firm McCann. ...
Wonga data breach could affect nearly 250,000 UK customers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 9th of April 2017 11:33:39 AM
....The breach will be a blow to Wonga, which has in recent years attempted to improve its reputation following a series of controversies. The lender, which advertised heavily on TV and through football sponsorships, was found by the financial regulator to have made loans to customers who could not afford to repay them and to have chased bad debts with letters from a fake law firm. ...
Which charity website should you use? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 9th of April 2017 05:59:00 AM
....Can donor pay fees on behalf of the charity? The full amount of the donation goes to charity. Why should donors choose your site? “Wonderful is a non-profit organisation run by volunteers and funded entirely by corporate sponsorship from philanthropic businesses, which guarantees that charities, fundraisers and sponsors pay nothing whatsoever. ...
Quebec's maple syrup producers seeking global domination image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 8th of April 2017 11:16:15 PM
....It contains minerals like manganese and zinc, unlike trendier sugar alternatives like agave. The campaign began sponsoring two women's soccer teams as part of their health and wellness pitch. ...
Bookies bet on record weekend of sport image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 7th of April 2017 08:21:42 PM
...."The experiment of moving the start time really paid off and we expect the Grand National to smash betting records this year," Mr Adams said. It is the first year that the race has been sponsored by Randox Health, which analyses blood and urine samples to detect and prevent illnesses. ...
Vauxhall drops FA home nations football sponsorship deals image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 29th of March 2017 05:09:23 PM
. UK car maker Vauxhall is to end its multi-million pound sponsorship of the home nations football teams after the 2018 World Cup. ...
New broom image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 24th of March 2017 12:07:35 AM
.... Remaining there, however, is the biggest challenge. Small squads that don't win races and that don't get much television airtime often struggle to raise the sponsorship they need. ...
Viagogo snubs MPs' inquiry into online ticket reselling image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 21st of March 2017 10:57:46 AM
....”. Stuart Galbraith, who promotes artists including Ed Sheeran, said this is because Viagogo pays to appear at the top of the Google’s paid-for sponsored rankings. ...
US charges Russian spies over Yahoo breach image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of March 2017 02:54:02 PM
....The members of the FSB, the Russian intelligence agency, conspired with criminal hackers, according to DOJ officials announcing the charges. Previously, Yahoo said "state-sponsored" hackers were behind the 2014 breach affecting 500 million accounts. ...
In the Hunt image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 12:03:41 AM
....The Cheltenham Festival is the pinnacle of the sport's jump racing calendar, attracting huge crowds and interest not only within the UK, but also from Ireland and further afield. The event brings in more than £20m through ticket sales, hospitality, sponsorship and other income, and there is some £4. ...
Horses for courses image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 9th of March 2017 12:54:11 AM
....". At Liverpool University the horseracing MBA includes the study of marketing, sponsorship, the media, sports law, regulation, and horse welfare, explains the head of the course, Neil Coster. ...
Budget 2017: What it means for parents - tax-free childcare to start next month image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of March 2017 12:00:00 AM
....The allowance will pay 20 per cent of childcare costs so a family would need to spend £10,000 a year to get the full amount of credit. Experts said it was good news for the self-employed and those whose employers do not offer employer sponsored childcare vouchers. ...
BT denies squeezing customers after paying £1.2bn for Champions League image
....”. BT is due to explore sub-licensing deals with free-to-air partners, such as Channel 4 and ITV, after competition sponsors expressed concerns to Uefa about the lack of exposure under the existing deal. ...
Standard Life and Aberdeen seek to tie in key staff in £11bn merger image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 6th of March 2017 08:06:34 AM
.... Standard Life employs more than 6,000 staff and Aberdeen, which bought the Scottish Widows fund management arm of Lloyds Banking Group three years ago, almost 3,000. Gilbert showed analysts a slide of all the sporting events sponsored by both companies and quipped: “It’s always been one of my ambitions to sponsor Andy Murray” – the Scottish tennis player backed by Standard Life. ...
Champions League: BT extends TV rights until 2021 in deal worth £1.2bn image
.... BT have paid 35% more for Uefa's rights that they did last time, a reminder of the importance communications companies attach to live football as a means of attracting customers to a range of services. Despite concerns by sponsors over reduced exposure with the loss of free to air live coverage, Uefa has now gone even further, handing BT the highlights rights too. ...
Ending free movement from EU is no 'quick fix' for low wages, Lords say image
....”. The Lords warn that simply extending the current “points-based” work permit system for non-EU skilled migrants to cover EU workers could result in labour shortages as it will disproportionately hit some employers’ ability to sponsor EU workers, including the NHS and social care. ...
BT chief attacks rampant price rises for TV sports rights image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of March 2017 02:48:02 PM
.... Channel 4 in particular has been named as a potential partner. Champions League sponsors have expressed concerns to Uefa about the lack of exposure under the current BT deal. ...
'It's getting tougher' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of March 2017 12:17:26 AM
....Having previously said the government would "condense" the list, Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has now announced an end to the scheme for workers in the fast food industry, where more than 500 visas have been granted to foreigners in the last five years. The 457 visa enables an IT worker from, say, Bangalore, along with her or his family, to stay in Australia for up to four years, provided they are sponsored by a business that can't fill the vacancy locally. ...
'Don't change!' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of March 2017 12:03:07 AM
.... . But when Snapchat launched filters that could be sponsored by companies in 2015, the move "put her off", she said. ...
Philip Green agrees to pay £363m into BHS pension fund image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 28th of February 2017 02:42:06 PM
.... The members will all be contacted within the next three months with a personal offer and they will have three months to decide what to do with their pension money. The new scheme will be run via a “special purpose vehicle” and will not be attached to a sponsoring company, which pensions experts claim is risky. ...
On your bike: the best and the worst of city cycle schemes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 25th of February 2017 07:00:05 AM
.... Some cities may even be given money to host a scheme, in a complete upending of the subsidy-driven model that has so far been in use. Compare that to London where, despite Santander’s £44m seven-year sponsorship deal, London taxpayers have to cover £10m of its £25m annual operating costs. ...
O2 in £125m deal to keep naming rights to former Millennium Dome image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of February 2017 06:31:06 AM
....“Our loyalty programme is about unforgettable live experiences and memories,” said Nina Bibby, chief marketing officer at O2 UK. “At the heart of that is our sponsorship assets and the O2. ...
Giggs and Neville skyscrapers 'threaten Manchester's heritage' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 16th of February 2017 09:00:37 AM
....David Beckham: The biggest name of Manchester United’s famed Class of 92, Beckham hung up his boots in 2013 after becoming the first English player to win league titles in four countries. The former England captain now has his own fashion range, a number of lucrative advertising and sponsorship deals and he is a global ambassador for Unicef. ...
The Co-op Bank is the new Bradford & Bingley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 13th of February 2017 02:34:40 PM
.... But with Moët, Veuve, Tattinger, Krug and others, the French have superbly branded their output and priced it accordingly. Will this branding predominance survive? English producers are snapping away; Chapel Down sponsors the Oxford/Cambridge boat race, while Bolney has Wimbledon. ...
Trump means happy days are here again for the UK’s arms exporters | Paul Rogers image
....In addition to direct lobbying of MPs and their advisers, by trade unions as well as the companies, there is the assiduous funding of thinktanks and university research, as well as support for conferences. The process even extends to the sponsoring of the Royal British Legion by Lockheed and BAE, perhaps with unconscious irony. ...
How Xi Jinping's global ambitions could thrive as Trump turns inward image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 10th of February 2017 12:25:10 PM
.... “When I see Xi Jinping at Davos defending the open global economic order, I feel very good about that – and even a small measure of personal satisfaction as somebody who worked in the government on China policy,” she said. “I believe the United States actually has sponsored China’s emergence as a constructive global power – not just allowed it but really, actively encouraged it – and I don’t see anything bad about that. ...

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