Britain needs new Heathrow runway

There are already signs of an inward investment slowdown this would offset, writes Howard Davies

EWM500 London, UK. 28th June, 2015. Round 11 of the FIA Formula E Visa London ePrix electric car racing at Battersea Park, London, UK. Pictured: Karun Chandhok of Mahindra Racing leaves the pitlane for the grid © David Stock/Alamy Live News
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London protesters short-circuit Formula E

Electric car contest scours capital for street venue to pull in crowds

Dubai hotels welcome new Chinese and Nigerian middle classes

Emerging-market tourists are heading to the UAE

Starbucks’ European unit pays $15m UK tax

Payment follows outcry over US coffee chain’s alleged avoidance

Jones vs Hodgson – only one winner

What makes the England rugby coach special is his insight into a player’s soul, writes Derek Wyatt

Intertain considers London listing

Canadian group appoints former from Gala Coral and Sportingbet

Julia Hartz Co-founder of Eventbrite (established 10 years ago and now the largest self-service ticketing and registration platform for live events. At their offices in Hatton Garden. For Biz Life. Working lives.
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Box office gold — Julia Hartz, Eventbrite

Making ticketing easier and working with her husband

Artist's rendering of Barangaroo casino complex in Sydney
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Sydney approves A$2bn Barangaroo casino

James Packer’s Crown Resorts targets booming Chinese tourism

UK tourism set to benefit from weak pound

Hotels and attractions hope for flush international visitors

Brexit wagers set new betting record

Big money was on ‘remain’ but more bettors picked ‘leave’

Airlines: brace position

Brexit is bad news for carriers

Wimbledon to modernise with air-con grass

Grand Slams invest in multimillion-pound renovations and increase prize money

Travel groups brace for booking decline

Vote to leave and sterling weakness combine with terrorist attacks to darken short-term horizon

Formula E to race electric cars in NYC

Authorities agree to set up a circuit against Manhattan skyline

Lebanese restaurant chain lists on Aim

Group raised £16m to expand its brand outside London

Whitbread sales growth steady despite tough market

Group experiments with higher-end drinks at its Costa Coffee stores

Regeneration scheme offers hope for Redcar

Former steel town seen as model for SSI site on Teesside

Singapore casinos bet on mass market

Asian gaming hub grapples with China slowdown and graft crackdown

Russia’s athletes face extended ban

Wada report could call for curbs beyond track and field

SABMiller boss’s pay cut, but £55m awaits

Package hit by currency moves but AB InBev deal payday is coming

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