Vodafone hit the headlines this morning amid rumours that it is considering buying rival mobile phone firm T-Mobile UK. The move would make the firm the biggest mobile phone operator in the country. Will the deal stifle competition? Entrepreneurs and lawyers tell us their views.
Mangrove Consulting founder Justin Wright has sifted through a host of new business ideas and fledgling companies to bring you his pick of the bunch. This week: take a peek at Simonseeks.com, the new travel website from Moneysupermarket entrepreneur Simon Nixon. But will travelers do what Simon says?
The Bank of England this morning revealed the latest lending figures to businesses. Not pretty.
Released from brief stint in hospital for some singularly unsavoury tests and everything in world looks sunnier. One of the extra jolly things about running a small business is that under those sort of circumstances, there is no comfy option of burying head in sand.
A British entrepreneur who feared going to prison because of mounting company debts has fled Dubai as the global financial crisis puts a stranglehold on the emirate.
Here’s a sneaky peek at next month’s feature on winning new business during a recession. Check out these five top tips from successful entrepreneurs and start winning pitches, readers!
Secretary of state for business Lord Mandelson has come under fire again after admitting plans to sell a 30 per cent stake in the Royal Mail are on hold. While the news will delight backbench Labour MPs, the Lib Dems have labeled the move as “bogus”.