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UK Mission to UN spearheads discussion on equitable vaccine distribution
The UK Mission to the UN in Geneva, Switzerland, has this week brought together leaders from various bodies to discuss the fair and equitable distribution of vaccines to developing countries around the globe.
The Leith Group announces partnership with CREA IDEA LAB
Lancashire consultancy firm The Leith Group has secured a strategic partnership with Barcelona headquartered Think Tank, CREA IDEA LAB.
Plans to revamp England's electoral map unveiled
Proposals for a revamp of England’s electoral map in 2023 have today been revealed, which The Boundary Commission for England says will make Parliament fairer by giving each MP a roughly equal pool of voters.
Downing Street remains hopeful over June 21 milestone as health secretary addresses Commons
The prime minister’s official spokesman has indicated that the government still sees no reason to delay the final stage of reopening the economy on June 21 despite a rise in Covid cases, as health secretary Matt Hancock addressed Parliament on Monday.
Pride of Portsmouth: Becketts’ Carvalho nominated for Business Excellence Awards 2021 accolade
Becketts Southsea general manager Terence Carvalho has been nominated in the 'Entrepreneur of the Year' category at The News Business Excellence Awards 2021.
Sir John Bell urges government to be brave over June 21 as new ONS figures emerge on Covid deaths
Sir John Bell, a leading member of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine team, has called on the government to hold its nerve and stick to lifting remaining social restrictions on June 21, rather than delaying reopening the economy further because of the threat of new variants.
Email marketing budgets and ROI increase amid the Covid-19 pandemic, DMA finds
The Data & Marketing Association’s [DMA] latest research has highlighted the increased importance of email marketing during the Covid-19 pandemic, with bigger budgets and increasing Return on Investment [ROI] in the last year - alongside shifts in marketing objectives and new challenges.
New online platform, Film Ahoy.
Film Ahoy, the online indie film streaming platform launched by UK Producer Dean Fisher [Bow Street Media], is delighted to announce a new working relationship with Gary Collins, CEO of Red Rock Entertainment.
WHO, IMF, World Bank Group and WTO chiefs call for more vaccines in poorer countries to quell threat of Covid variants, The Telegraph reports
In an article for The Telegraph and other newspapers in the G7 nations, the heads of the WHO, IMF, World Bank Group & WTO have urged richer countries to divert Covid vaccines to poorer nations to combat the risk of new and emerging variants.
Keeping London moving: Government agrees £1.08 billion funding deal with TfL
The government has agreed a conditional funding and financing package for Transport for London [TfL] worth around £1.08 billion to continue to help it navigate the challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic.
FlyResearch poll: week 61 update
Throughout the coronavirus pandemic in the UK, London based online market research agency FlyResearch has been issuing weekly polls to its research panel of over 3000 people, to project how the outbreak and the implementing of social distancing and other restrictions has impacted the daily life of UK citizens.
UK space firms secure over £2 million from government for new sat-nav programme
Six UK space sector operators have secured a share of over £2 million of government funds to help develop the UK’s satellite navigation and timing network.
Hovis strike resolved as business and workers find resolution
An 11-day strike beginning on May 14 at the Hovis bakery plant in Belfast, Northern Ireland, finally ended this week after staff agreed to a new salary offer.
Fashion House Group opens new €25 million outlet centre in Bucharest
Leading international fashion outlet developer, Fashion House Group, has opened a new €25 million outlet centre in the east of Romanian capital, Bucharest, which becomes the group’s second such outlet in the city.
Johnson Controls named among 100 Best Corporate Citizens for 16th successive year
Johnson Controls has been named among the 100 Best Corporate Citizens for 2021.