News International man gets Virgin job
Thursday 9 May 2013 5:00The former chief executive of News International – Tom Mockridge – has been appointed as Virgin Media’s new chief executive.
House prices climb by 1.1%
Thursday 9 May 2013 5:00House prices in the UK rose by 1.1% last month compared with March but activity in the market remained sluggish, new figures show.
Sage seeks new CFO amid strong results
Wednesday 8 May 2013 7:15Accountancy software giant Sage is on the hunt for a new CFO, it said this morning, as it reported a rise in profits and strong debt reduction progress.
Sevcon optimistic after recent upturn
Wednesday 8 May 2013 7:10One of the region’s biggest electric vehicles firms expects to capitalise on global demand for green transport, as it aims to build on an upturn in sales in the last three months to drive back into the black.
Hays looks to capitalise on Thomas Cook closures
Wednesday 8 May 2013 5:00Holiday company Hays Travel is in talks with Thomas Cook about taking on some of its larger rival's stores earmarked for closure.
Sports Direct enters news arena
Wednesday 8 May 2013 5:00Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has launched a sports news website in a bid to bring in new customers.