Business

13 February 2006

US conducts major cyber security exercise

Washington, Feb 13 The US conducted its first major cyber security exercise by simulating a computer-generated attack on its critical information systems as part of its preparedness to tackle such ...

12 February 2006

London auction houses sense 'new gold rush'

London, Feb 12 After record-breaking sales of impressionist, post-war and contemporary art, the London art market is in the "grip of the greatest art gold rush" in 20 years, analysts ...

11 February 2006

Call For Women Truck Drivers

Driver recruitment crisis to cost UK PLC over £1bn Experts call for women lorry drivers to help fill jobs gap emerging on our roadsThe competitiveness of the UK economy could ...

11 February 2006

British bio-fuels major to expand in northeast India

London, Feb 11 (IANS) D1 Oils, a major British bio-diesel producer, is starting a joint venture company with Williamson Magor, India's leading tea plantation group, to extend its crop planting ...

10 February 2006

Leicester attracting Indian film industry

London, Feb 10 The unassuming town of Leicester in Britain with a large number of Gujarat-origin residents is fast becoming a focus for the Indian film industry for shooting, distribution ...

9 February 2006

Tips signs up 'Fame Gurukul' contestants

New Delhi, Feb 9 Tips Industries Ltd has signed contracts with three of the top 10 finalists of music show "Fame Gurukul" on Sony TV - Shamit Tyagi, Mona Bhatt ...

9 February 2006

Sony Sue Factory Girl Producers

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has filed a $6 million (£3.3 million) lawsuit against the producers of EDIE SEDGWICK biopic FACTORY GIRL, in a dispute over the North American distribution rights.Sony filed suit ...

8 February 2006

Bollywood Poland: A new destination for Bollywood

Warsaw, Feb 8 With top stars like Aamir Khan, Kajol and Suniel Shetty busy shooting in the Poland winter, the scene for Bollywood looks bright in this east European country.Last ...

7 February 2006

Google blacklists BMW website

San Francisco, Feb 7 (DPA) Internet search leader Google has blacklisted BMW's main German website because the luxury car maker used a banned technique to artificially boost its search engine ...

7 February 2006

East Europe is new Mecca for movie business

Bucharest, Feb 7 (DPA) A winning combination of scenic locales, low costs and budding filmmakers has turned around the moribund movie business in central and eastern Europe which has emerged ...

6 February 2006

155-year-old telegram service ends

New York, Feb 6 Though most did not notice, the 155-year-old Western Union telegram service in the US came to an end last month. The firm announced that it was ...

6 February 2006

Feminist author Betty Friedan

Feminist author BETTY FRIEDAN has died of congestive heart failure. She was 85.The writer, whose manifesto THE FEMININE MYSTIQUE contributed to the modern feminist movement in the 1960s and 1970s, died at ...

5 February 2006

Germans rethink nuclear phase-out

Berlin, Feb 5 Russia's gas shut-off to Ukraine and gas and power cut-off to Georgia after mysterious bombings earlier this month are fuelling calls for Germany to rethink the planned ...

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Getting Back in the Swing

Going back to work after a career break can seem a very daunting prospect.Many returners see the break as a chance to reappraise their career path; to change tack and ...

30 November -0001

Looking to Kick Start your Career?

Or maybe just give it a boost? If so, forum3 is the answer.READ ON FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A GOLDEN TICKET! With over 60 seminars to choose from, forum3 ...

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Get a Job You’ll Love!

It’s Sunday evening and you’ve got the Monday morning fear. It wells up inside as an all-too-familiar tide. You grit your teeth and promise yourself to look for something more ...

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Change your job for the better!

Change your job for the better!Do you feel chained to your desk and unable to achieve what’s important to you? Does work seem to eat up all your free time?Do ...

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Make Your Mark - start talking ideas

Make Your Mark - start talking ideas is the first national campaign of its kind designed to inspire young people to make their ideas real. With your help, we can ...

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Business startups - Reasons for going into business

Every year, thousands of people decide to set up their own business.This guide asks why you might opt to run your own business and looks at different ways of making ...

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Business start ups - Cashflow management

Cash is the oxygen that enables a business to survive and prosper, and is the primary indicator of business health. While a business can survive for a short time without sales ...

30 November -0001

Lowdown on Grants

A grant is a sum of money given to an individual or business for a specific project or purpose. A grant will cover only part of the total costs involved - the remainder should ...

30 November -0001

Business and Grant News:Technium Challenge

Technium Challenge Wales features a business planning competition running from 4 November to 5 May with a range of high value prizes targeted at accelerating business success.The annual Technium Challenge ...

30 November -0001

Grants Business News: The New Fusion Programme

LAUNCH OF THE NEW FUSION PROGRAMME FUSION is a unique all-island initiative for Ireland, which develops and supports partnerships between industry and academia.FUSION is a unique all-island initiative for Ireland, ...

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Latest Business News: Enterprise In Rural Areas

ENTERPRISE IN RURAL AREAS Rural Affairs Minister Alun Michael has praised an action-research programme to tackle social exclusion in rural areas through the use of social and community enterprise.Rural Affairs Minister Alun ...

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