News


The National Shire Horse show, which was due to take place in Peterborough, has become the latest event to be cancelled due to the Foot and Mouth Disease outbreak.

28-02-2001

A raft of company results and a rally in US stocks helped London shares to post modest gains yesterday (Tuesday).

28-02-2001

A brand new business award aims to give entrepreneurs a leg-up with prizes worth thousands of pounds.

28-02-2001

Software games company Creature Labs has signed up with Motorola to develop a virtual pet for mobile phone users finding themselves at a loose end.

28-02-2001

Cambridge has another new source of funding for its technology -- far blue has already invested in two city start-ups and likes the taste.

28-02-2001

24SEVEN, the power company that used to be called Eastern Electricity, has been voted among the UK's top 100 most visionary companies.

28-02-2001

Hopes that location-finding services on mobile phones would become a so-called 'killer application' have been dashed by international telecoms consultancy Analysys.

28-02-2001

The CBI has shaved 0.

28-02-2001

far blue, an independent technology investment and management group established in April 2000, has just opened an office in Cambridge in order to continue to build its presence in one of the major global centres for fundamental new technologies.

28-02-2001

A consensus is emerging among the world's governments on how to tax e-business with the release of the OECD's latest reports.

28-02-2001

Banking giant HSBC was a drag on the market yesterday (Monday), losing nearly 7 per cent in early trading after unveiling its full year figures.

27-02-2001

Over-regulation is threatening to throttle Britain's e-commerce sector at birth, the head of the British Chambers of Commerce has warned.

27-02-2001

NHS trust managers facing an increase in claims for negligence brought by employees may take comfort from the recent success of two trusts in defending actions.

27-02-2001

Alfred McAlpine Special Projects has been awarded the third phase of Cambourne Business Park, a contract worth some 20 million.

27-02-2001

The image of the humble beat bobby is being brought into the 21st Century with the introduction of new hi-tech electric bikes.

27-02-2001

DSVR is pleased to announce the appointment of Greenfield Ventures, the specialist technology headhunting company to source high level Chairman to aid in the ongoing development of its business.

27-02-2001

Home Secretary Jack Straw has launched a blistering attack on animal rights extremists following the assault on the boss of a controversial testing firm.

27-02-2001

Cambridge United have sacked their manager Roy McFarland.

27-02-2001

Cambridge University Entrepreneurs have about a week to discover whether they have succeeded in achieving a vital financial boost to their chances of starting their own companies.

26-02-2001

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