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Ask the Experts: The Brexit effect on UK production | Features

With the British public voting to leave the European Union, Broadcast TECH asks five industry experts to predict what a post-Brexit future might hold for the UK production sector. While opinions differ, it’s an overwhelmingly negative picture.  NIALL DUFFY, Chief marketing officer, VIRTUAL AI The most likely impact of a ‘hard Brexit’ will be a further decline in sterling and ...

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UK Tax Round Up – September 2017 | Proskauer Rose LLP

UK Tax News and Developments Finance (No 2) Bill 2017 The second Finance Bill of 2017, known as Finance (No 2) Bill 2017, has now been published. As expected, this contains most of the provisions which were dropped from the first Finance Bill of 2017 due to the condensed parliamentary timetable once the June 2017 general election was called. In ...

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Spot a takeover bid early to reap the rewards | Money

A series of takeover bids since last year’s Brexit vote have been launched by international buyers seeking to exploit the 15 per cent plunge in the pound which has made UK companies appear cheap. Among the high-profile takeover attempts are Kraft Heinz’s bid for Unilever, the French group Schneider Electric’s move on the software company Aveva, and the bid for ...

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HKTDC: “Think Asia, Think Hong Kong” Inspires London Audience – Press Release

LONDON–(Business Wire)–“Think Asia, Think Hong Kong,” a large-scale Hong Kong business promotion organised in London by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and supported by more than 60 UK organisations, attracted over 2,100 participants from the United Kingdom, Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170922005514/en/ Addressing the “Think Asia, Think Hong ...

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“Think Asia, Think Hong Kong” inspires London audience

“Think Asia, Think Hong Kong,” a large-scale Hong Kong business promotion organized in London by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and supported by more than 60 UK organisations, attracted over 2,100 participants from the United Kingdom, Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland. Over a three-day period (19-21 September), a series of activities were held, including business missions, a ...

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HKTDC: “Think Asia, Think Hong Kong” Inspires London Audience

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–“Think Asia, Think Hong Kong,” a large-scale Hong Kong business promotion organised in London by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and supported by more than 60 UK organisations, attracted over 2,100 participants from the United Kingdom, Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland. Over a three-day period (19-21 September), a series of activities were held, including business missions, a gala dinner, ...

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Turkish currency exchange rates boost catering equipment exports

Over the past five years the Turkish Currency has devalued significantly, providing importers all over the world with the opportunity to take advantage of low cost high-quality products. And they have…Turkish catering equipment is now the 7th biggest exporter of catering equipment in the world. So, the Turkish Government backed Horeca Cluster Turkey, is organising a trade delegation of 14 ...

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New Canada trade agreement comes into effect

Tom Belger   | 14:58 Friday 22nd September 2017 |   1 The EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) has come into effect. The agreement will allow UK businesses to take advantage of the removal of 98% of tariffs on goods and services. The agreement will also: • cut duties on 92% of food and drink products – including beef, cheese and ...

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