News


The world famous River Cam could become Britain's first aqua-dual carriageway to help Cambridge University rowers go faster.

03-07-2001

The London market started the week in subdued fashion yesterday (Monday), with shares drifting lower in early trading.

03-07-2001

Media group Emap closed a 'difficult and unhappy chapter' in its history as it clinched a deal to sell its United States consumer magazine business to Primedia for 366 million.

03-07-2001

Troubled online trader Just2Clicks is closing down all but one of its businesses after making GBP 34 million losses.

03-07-2001

The same old sexism is as rife in the new economy as it was in the old, a report claims.

03-07-2001

One of Mike Lynch's companies, NCorp, says it is defying current technology sector gloom by moving to bigger offices at Cambridge Business Park, appointing a new chief executive and announcing further recruitment and expansion plans.

02-07-2001

The crippling bone disorder that sends older people into a stoop could be a trouble of the past.

02-07-2001

Virata, one of the city's billion dollar companies, has released its latest piece of technology that will allow manufacturers to come up quickly with products to support wireless networking in the home and office.

02-07-2001

A new survey suggests that as many as 7,000 businesses in East Anglia think their business has suffered in the past year through not being able to recruit IT and internet staff.

29-06-2001

Rejuvenated biotech firm Acambis has been awarded two further US grants totalling more than $1.

29-06-2001

London shares dived yesterday (Thurs)as oil groups reacted to falling prices and investors expressed disappointment at a quarter-point cut in US interest rates.

29-06-2001

Gambling online and on interactive TV is set to boom over the next few years.

29-06-2001

Greene King, the Suffolk brewer and pubs chain, said it was continuing to make headway against its competitors as it toasted a 15 per cent jump in profits.

28-06-2001

New software that puts animation files on to the internet has been developed by a Cambridge company in what is believed to be a world first.

28-06-2001

Radiant Networks, the Great Chesterford company pioneering the development of broadband wireless mesh technology, is planning to list on the London Stock Exchange and Nasdaq early next year.

28-06-2001

ARM Holdings, Cambridge's multi billion pound chip design company, has joined forces with Sun Microsystems in the US to develop new Java technology for the wireless market.

28-06-2001

Youngsters at a US school are being given handheld computers in a pilot scheme run by Palm.

28-06-2001

London shares managed to post some gains yesterday (Weds), recovering marginally from Tuesday's woes.

28-06-2001

UK listed companies who report information more frequently than required by the rules have been found to produce fewer profit warnings, according to a report out today (Thurs) from Andersen, the professional services firm.

28-06-2001

Cambridge's largest PR agency, Myriad Public Relations, has been appointed by Emap to work on its automotive titles.

28-06-2001

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