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Venezuelan authorities arrest six top executives from US-based oil company

Venezuelan authorities have arrested six executives from a US-based oil refiner, the country’s chief prosecutor has revealed. Reports said authorities arrested Jose Pereira, the acting president of Citgo, a US-based and Venezuelan-owned refinery, during an event at state oil company PDVSA’s headquarters in Caracas. Five other executives from the company were also detained. Reuters said […]

Technology and Healthcare boost stocks

The market’s biggest winners this year, technology and healthcare, powered U.S. stock indexes to more all-time highs on Tuesday. Huge technology companies like Apple and Facebook continued their ascent, while strong reports from companies including medical device maker Medtronic and construction and technical services company Jacobs Engineering helped healthcare and industrial companies, respectively. Basic materials […]

Budget aim to help UK ‘seize opportunities’ from Brexit

The UK must “seize the opportunities” from Brexit while tackling deep-seated economic challenges “head on”, Philip Hammond is to say in his second Budget. The chancellor will promise investment to make Britain “fit for the future” as an “outward looking, free-trading nation” once it leaves the EU in 2019. But he will also commit to […]

Printed Certificate of Excellence

If you join Advisory Excellence you will also receive a printed Certificate of Excellence for your offices, which will be personalised and delivered to you by 1st Class Mail. Founded in 2013, the Certificate of Excellence honours firms that deliver consistently great service. This designation is given to experts who have been recognised by Advisory […]

Brexit: UK ‘ready to pay more to the EU’

Brexit supporters in the cabinet have agreed the UK should offer to pay more money to the EU as it leaves. But no formal offer will be made until the EU agrees to begin talking about a new trade deal with the UK. No new figure has been given – but it is thought it […]