Latest News for: East london business


Funding post-pandemic business opportunities with MEIF

The Business Desk 10 May 2021
However, looking forward, positive momentum is once again building in the region, with business confidence in the East Midlands already seeing its biggest increase in more than three years ... This a historic problem, with the majority of debt and equity finance still going to businesses in London and the South East.

Pharma firm Open Orphan to test Covid variants on young adults

The Times/The Sunday Times 10 May 2021
Open Orphan, through its hVivo subsidiary, will run its clinical trials from a 19-bedroom quarantine clinic in Whitechapel, east London, which opened in February.

HSBC Is Now a Buy Because Its Net Interest Income Will Recover, Analyst Says

Barrons 05 May 2021
The offices of banking giants HSBC and Barclays are pictured at the secondary central business district of Canary Wharf on the Isle of Dogs, east London, England on Dec. 11, 2020 ... Analysts at U.K ... London-listed shares rose 2% to 450 pence in midday trade ... .

Pandemic pushes frontline workers to brink

China Daily 04 May 2021
Medical professionals continue to battle exhaustive mental pressure even after normal hours ... The pandemic has taken a toll on the 24-year-old nurse ... Anne had been working at the intensive care unit of a busy hospital in the east of London for more than a year when the first wave of the pandemic hit ... Some requiring up to 12 continuous IV infusions ... .

‘Incredibly important’ – David Moyes identifies the key issue for West Ham to qualify for ...

Caughtoffside 03 May 2021
With five games left of the 2020/21 Premier League season, West Ham have slipped out of the Champions League places and are in danger of being pipped for a Europa League spot ... MORE ... After such a brilliant season for the east Londoners, it will be a great shame for all concerned if they run out of steam at the business end ... Declan Rice ... .

Chop and change: a retro shaggy mullet will be the hairstyle for summer

The Observer 02 May 2021
It is left to Cowie to interpret the wants of his client base at Windle, a central London salon best ... On a midweek afternoon in Hackney, east London – arguably the national centre of fashionably awkward haircuts – the Blue Tit salon is busy with overgrown plants and overgrown hair.

Meet Isabella Vrana, Undisputed Champion Of Depop

Vogue 01 May 2021
... University College London. It’s no surprise to anyone that knows Isabella that she’s suited to being her own boss, though it can be “pretty scary at times”, not least because she now has three employees working with her at an East London studio, each required as the business grew.

Bird & Bird survey shows that 75% of London businesses would purchase a COVID-19 vaccine for their workforce

Pharmiweb 30 Apr 2021
In January 2021, international law firm Bird & Bird surveyed 400 senior decision makers in businesses based in London and the South East of England to learn more about how the UK’s capital has dealt with the COVID-19 pandemic and to gain an insight into how the city is looking to move towards a new normal.

100 business leaders back Sadiq Khan for a second term as London mayor

Business Insider 24 Apr 2021
"Sadiq has been the most pro-business mayor ever, standing up for our interests on issues like Brexit and business rates," said Helen McIntosh, president of the South East London Chamber of Commerce ... Helen McIntosh, principal of McIntosh & Associates and president of the South East London Chamber of Commerce, was among those who backed Khan.

All the items are made of felt in this fully-stocked London chemist

Ruptly 24 Apr 2021
Lucy Sparrow, a British artist, has turned the Lyndsey Ingram Gallery in Mayfair, London, into a chemist shop, stocking it up with nearly 15,000 items made entirely from felt, as seen on Friday ... Sparrow has previously recreated a New York-style bodega, an East London corner shop, and a Soho sex shop with the same artistic technique.

Schoolboy, 14, stabbed to death in uniform

The Times/The Sunday Times 24 Apr 2021
Police have begun a murder hunt after a 14-year-old boy was stabbed to death on his way home from school in east London yesterday.

Sierra Leone to start exporting its unique brand of coffee soon – says botanists

Sierra Leone Telegraph 24 Apr 2021
Sierra Leone Telegraph. 24 April 2021. ... They initially spotted a single plant in central Sierra Leone ... “I think we’re hugely optimistic for the future that stenophylla can bring,” said Jeremy Torz, co-founder of the specialty coffee business Union Hand-Roasted Coffee in East London where part of the taste-testing was held ... Reuters .

Amazon’s new salon may be full of technology – but the experience at a hairdresser’s ...

The Independent 23 Apr 2021
... likely person to invest in the hairdressing business, but he’s just announced plans to open the first Amazon salon in Spitalfields, east London.

Air pollution and the death of Ella Kissi-Debrah: key questions answered

Belfast Telegraph 21 Apr 2021
The schoolgirl, who lived 25m from the busy South Circular road in Lewisham, south-east London, was an active and healthy baby, according to her mother, but in the three years before her death she suffered multiple seizures and was in hospital 27 times.

Coroner who ruled asthmatic nine-year-old girl was killed by toxic air urges government to set ...

The Daily Mail 21 Apr 2021
The nine-year-old lived just 80ft from a notorious pollution 'hotspot' on the busy south circular road in Lewisham, south-east London - one of the capital's busiest roads ... Today Mr Barlow, the assistant coroner for Inner South London, said greater public awareness of air pollution information would help individuals reduce their personal exposure.