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    1. July 30, 2015

      The non-business classics that inspire

      It is hardly a secret that some of the best “business” books are not found on the business shelves at all. They can...

    2. July 13, 2015

      Heathrow wants talks over expansion conditions

      Heathrow is seeking discussions with government over the conditions laid down by the independent airports commission as...

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    1. July 1, 2015

      Davies report gives clear verdict in Heathrow’s favour

      The campaign teams at Gatwick knew the game was up the night before the Airports Commission delivered its verdict in...

    2. July 1, 2015

      Heathrow runway plan ‘fundamentally different’ than before

      It may feel like a re-run of the past 50 years when the need for additional airport capacity was first mooted, but Sir...

    3. July 1, 2015

      Sir Howard does the polymath for Heathrow expansion

      Lombard has obtained a draft of the next Management Today column of Airports Commissioner Sir Howard Davies*. “No rest...

    4. July 1, 2015

      Q&A: Airports Commission report

      What are the key findings of the Davies report? After decades of wrangling over where airport expansion should take...

    5. FT Alphaville

      July 1, 2015

      FT Opening Quote - Heathrow lands expansion backing

      The Airports Commission’s support for a third runway at Heathrow this morning is only the cue for further dithering,...

    6. July 1, 2015

      A timeline of runways, reports and reversals for UK airports

      The Airports Commission is an independent body chaired by Sir Howard Davies with four other members. Its brief was to...

    7. July 1, 2015

      Airports Commission recommends third Heathrow runway

      Main recommendations ● Ban on night flights from 11.30pm-6am ● Promise on no fourth runway ● A legally binding “noise...

    8. June 30, 2015

      Osborne urges cabinet to back new southeast airport runway

      George Osborne has urged colleagues to support a new runway in southeast England on the eve of a report that will...

    9. June 28, 2015

      Anti-Heathrow groups to step up protests ahead of runway decision

      Anti-Heathrow campaigners are planning a big rally in central London this autumn in the event that Sir Howard Davies...

    10. June 25, 2015

      City Insider: Will Truell take Tungsten private?

      Edi Truell : Public problems A(nother) shift in strategy could be on the cards at Tungsten, the troubled e-invoicing...

    11. June 17, 2015

      Goldsmith promises million protesters against bigger Heathrow

      A Conservative MP who wants to run for mayor of London denounced the expansion of Heathrow airport as “politically...

    12. June 15, 2015

      Heathrow airport protesters threaten action on air quality

      Residents fighting the expansion of Heathrow have threatened legal action over what they argue was a flawed public...

    13. June 12, 2015

      Mayor needs asthmatic parakeets to thwart Heathrow runway

      If Boris Johnson really wants to block the expansion of Heathrow airport, instead of threatening to lie down on the...

    14. May 28, 2015

      Temple, Donmar Warehouse, London — review

      It is the morning after the night before. The dean of St Paul’s Cathedral paces his meeting room in evident distress....

    15. May 7, 2015

      Airports commission launches new review on runway expansion

      Sir Howard Davies has decided at the eleventh hour to launch a new public consultation on the question of airport...

    16. March 11, 2015

      Gatwick promises to cap landing charges for 30 years

      Gatwick has thrown down a new challenge in the dogfight with Heathrow over airport expansion, promising to cap landing...

    17. March 2, 2015

      UK bank bosses more bullish on bonuses

      Barclays chief executive Antony Jenkins is on Tuesday set to accept his first bonus since taking charge three years...

    18. February 26, 2015

      RBS moves to speed up full return to private sector

      Royal Bank of Scotland is to cut bonuses, shed riskier assets and seek regulatory clearance for resuming dividend...

    19. February 24, 2015

      RBS’s Sir Howard appointment stirs revolving door concerns

      Powerful rotation The expected appointment of Sir Howard Davies as the chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland has reignited...

    20. February 23, 2015

      Wealth of experience prepares Sir Howard Davies for new RBS role

      Leading a state-owned bank may be a poisoned chalice to some people, but that has not deterred Sir Howard Davies from...

    21. February 23, 2015

      Press-fuelled populist clamour against Gulliver gains momentum

      The fickle Lilliputians conspired to blind Jonathan Swift’s Lemuel Gulliver, having previously celebrated him. HSBC’s...

    22. February 23, 2015

      Sir Howard Davies set to be appointed RBS chairman

      Sir Howard Davies is set to become the next chairman of Royal Bank of Scotland, replacing the outgoing Sir Philip...

    23. February 5, 2015

      Final approach for decision on airport expansion

      They have blanketed London with posters, splurged a combined £6m on marketing campaigns and rallied supporters from...

    24. November 14, 2014

      City Insider: Sir Howard wheels and deals

      Sir Howard Davies: Wheeling and dealing Cycling fiend Sir Howard Davies has pedalled fairly furiously through a busy...

    25. November 12, 2014

      Top business figures call for London airports decision

      Some of Britain’s leading business figures are urging politicians to come off the fence and resolve the impasse which...

    26. November 11, 2014

      Heathrow expansion to offer greatest economic benefit

      A new runway at Heathrow is likely to deliver significantly greater economic benefits to the UK than at Gatwick,...

    27. September 29, 2014

      The threat to London as an airport hub

      Britain faces a tough decision. More people are flying and airports are edging towards capacity. The UK needs extra...

    28. September 21, 2014

      Goldman defence lifts veil on LIA relationship

      It is a fiercely contested $1bn lawsuit over disputed derivatives transactions and has pitted Libya’s Investment...

    29. September 2, 2014

      Business groups call for decision on new airport runway

      By eliminating “Boris Island” from his list of possible contenders for UK airport expansion, Sir Howard Davies has...

    30. September 2, 2014

      Lib Dems oppose UK airport expansion

      Business hopes for a new runway at Heathrow will be dealt a blow when the Liberal Democrats announce on Wednesday that...

    31. September 2, 2014

      Johnson refuses to accept ‘Boris Island’ defeat

      Boris Johnson has refused to accept defeat following the rejection of his ambitious proposal for a new British airport...

    32. September 1, 2014

      ‘Boris Island’ airport plan to be sunk by aviation commission

      Boris Johnson’s ambitious proposal for a major new British airport in the Thames estuary to replace Heathrow will be...

    33. May 9, 2014

      Heathrow stands firm on third-runway option

      Heathrow has rejected a plan by a former Concorde pilot to extend its northern runway so as to increase the number of...

    34. March 31, 2014

      London’s mayor steps up fight for estuary airport

      Boris Johnson has said London should seize a “once in a lifetime” opportunity to create thousands of homes and jobs as...

    35. March 24, 2014

      Gatwick plays down need for UK hub airport

      Britain will have less need for a big hub airport such as Heathrow because of the way the aviation industry is...

    36. March 23, 2014

      Standard Life in talks to buy Ignis

      Standard Life is in talks to buy Ignis Asset Management in a move that would accelerate consolidation in the UK fund...

    37. February 16, 2014

      Heathrow’s case for expansion bolstered by think-tank findings

      Britain’s aviation future will depend on a three-runway hub airport, says a leading transport think-tank, lending...

    38. The A-List

      February 14, 2014

      No one answer to the London airport question

      The battle of the London airports is heating up. Although the Airport Commission, headed by Sir Howard Davies, is not...

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