Hot Off The Wires - 19 November 2019
Britain’s first electric-powered passenger aircraft will be launched in just over two years. The project will allow the Britten-Norman Islander to operate under 100 per cent electric power for short flights.
The North West has overtaken the South East as the region receiving the highest number of start-up loans outside London. Start Up Loans, part of the British Business Bank, said the North West had become the UK’s “most entrepreneurial” region outside the capital.
Major high street chains have been forced to close almost 6,000 stores so far this year amid a raging crisis on the high street.
Deloitte has given a final say over the pay and bonuses of its auditors to its non-executive directors in a first for the accounting sector.
WeWork is preparing to axe at least 4,000 jobs as the office-space provider seeks to stem losses after a botched bid to float with the first redundancies expected later this week.
There are three men in a boat with four cigarettes but no matches. How do they manage to smoke?