PRESS DIGEST- British Company – Jan 1

February 12, 2015 Nemes Random

n > Jan 1 (Reuters) – The following are the top stories on the
business pages of British papers. Reuters has actually not validated
these stories and does not attest their accuracy.

The Times

BP INVESTIGATES ITSELF OVER RIGGING CURRENCY EXCHANGES

An internal examination has actually begun at BP Plc into
whether the oil companys in-house currency traders have been
involvedassociated with a foreign exchange-rigging scandal. (thetim.es/ 14ddNdf).

GOLDMAN SACHS BRITISH LENDERS ARE IN THE MONEY.

More than 120 London-based lenders working for Goldman Sachs.
Group Inc shared payouts worth more than 350 million.
pounds ($545.51 million), making the Wall Street investment.
banks most senior personnel by far the best-paid in Britain,.
according to recently disclosed figures. (thetim.es/ 1y7UFtL)

BIDDERS UP THE ANTE IN SONGBIRD CANARY WHARF PLAY

The Qatari-Canadian consortium seeking to battle control of.
Canary Dock has actually urged investors to accept a 2.6 billion pound.
takeover quote, declaring that the home estates tangled.
structure requires tidying up. (thetim.es/ 1Hh8qaT)

The Guardian

TESCO HEAD OF REIMBURSEMENT COMMITTEE TO STEP DOWN

The head of Tesco Plcs remuneration committee is to.
step down from the role in the latestthe most recent overhaul of the.
grocery stores board of directors. Stuart Chambers, the former.
primarypresident of glassmaker Pilkington who has actually rested on Tescos.
board considering that 2010, will certainly be prospered as chair of the committee by.
non-executive Deanna Oppenheimer on 1 January however will stay.
on the board. (bit.ly/ 1Hh4OWr)

The Telegraph

BAE INCREASES APPRENTICE INTAKE TO NEW RECORD

BAE Systems Plc will certainly be taking on a record 710.
apprentices in 2015 as the business seeks to expand its training.
programmes to assistto assist satisfy its growing workload. (bit.ly/ 13TMzYo)

Sky News

EBOLA NURSE TO BE GIVEN EXPERIMENTAL DRUG

Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey is to be given a new anti-viral.
drug to help her fight Ebola – and the next few days will be.
crucial for her, doctors say. The 39-year-old, the first.
individual to be diagnosed with Ebola in the UK, has actually likewise received.
convalescent plasma from contributors who survived the condition. It.
includes antibodies that physicians hope will certainly help her battle the.
virus, which she contracted while dealing with Ebola patients in.
West Africa. (bit.ly/ 1I0G438)

THOUSANDS OF CITY LINK EMPLOYEES LOSE THEIR JOBS.

The administrators of messenger firm City Link have actually revealed.
2,356 task losses after a quote to buy the company failed. Many of.
the firms workers founddiscovered its collapse on Christmas Day.
and had actually been alerted to anticipate significant redundancies.
Administrators at EY stated 371 individuals have actually been kept to deal.
with staying parcels and to help in realising the companys.
assets and winding down its operations. (bit.ly/ 1xA64Qn)

($1 = 0.6416 pounds).

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