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Embattled investors breathed a sigh of relief yesterday (Monday) as London markets started the week in positive fashion.

27-03-2001

British retail is in a ''sorry state'' with many stores struggling to keep up with the growing demands of consumers, according to a report just published.

27-03-2001

Huntingdon Life Sciences increased sales by 9 per cent last year to 63.

26-03-2001

Fears that internet service provider, PSINet, may be on the brink of collapse, were unallayed this weekend.

26-03-2001

London shares sparked ahead in early trading on Friday -- staging a comeback from previous massive losses as tech and telecoms stocks shot ahead.

26-03-2001

The University of Cambridge Entrepreneurship Centre officially opened on Friday evening, making a dream come true for one of the city's most illustrious entrepreneurs, Dr Hermann Hauser.

25-03-2001

Industrial rents in Cambridge have reached 8.

23-03-2001

A new drug discovery company has opened offices at Babraham.

23-03-2001

The venture capital trust market has slowed down considerably in the first quarter of this year, according to independent performance analysts, Allenbridge.

23-03-2001

Speech recognition company, Vocalis has joined the 'Ninety per cent Club', the term for quoted companies whose shares are currently worth less than a tenth of their peak value.

23-03-2001

The FTSE-100 Index plunged through the 5400 barrier yesterday (Thursday), plagued by negative sentiment surrounding the state of the US economy.

23-03-2001

A cull of 100 healthy sheep began on a farm in Cambridgeshire this morning.

23-03-2001

The Cambridge Entrepreneurship Centre last night scooped the Cambridge Evening News Business Training award for 2001.

23-03-2001

Businesses are unaware and ill-informed of the financial risks posed by new technology and need to remedy this.

22-03-2001

A 12,000-year-old Irish Elk fossil is to make a welcome return to a Cambridge University museum after vital restoration work.

22-03-2001

The latest stage in the development of a part-time Master of Studies Degree in Community Enterprise was completed this month, says the Judge Institute of Management.

22-03-2001

Hewlett Packard has provided funding to the Judge Institute for industrially sponsored research into E-Learning.

22-03-2001

Test tube baby pioneer Dr Robert Edwards is to be awarded an honorary degree from Cambridge University.

22-03-2001

E-Minister Patricia Hewitt has announced a three-part 70 million government investment in technology to keep the UK at the forefront of the high tech revolution.

22-03-2001

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