Month: March 2013

Indian paper market to increase by 10% through to 2017

The Indian paper market has been forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.6% over the next five years, to reach a market value of $11.83 billion by the end of 2017. India is among the world’s fastest growing paper markets; an increase in consumption by one kg per capita can …

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East Coast rail franchise to open for bidding

The Department for Transport has invited companies to bid for the East Coast rail franchise, which is expected to be privatised in less than two years. The rail franchise has been run in the public sector since 2009, but before then the London to Scotland route was run by National Express. Now Transport Secretary Patrick …

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ENER-G hvac controls innovation shortlisted for industry award

ENER-G Controls’ E-MAGINE Building Energy Management System (BEMS) has been shortlisted for a Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) Award. E-MAGINE is a finalist in the Technical Innovation of the Year (product) category, sponsored by Modern Building Services. The award winner will be announced on Thursday 9 May 2013 followingassessment by an independent judging panel comprising …

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Right Hand HR blossoms ahead of Spring

HR Advantage has acquired, and re-branded as, Right Hand HR.  As a result of this merger, Right Hand HR is now able to offer a full range of outsourced HR services to companies across the UK. Managing Director, Campbell Ritchie explained the reasons behind the decision: “The merger makes us a truly national company. In …

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Quex Park appoints Adapt Communications

Quex Park Estate has awarded the job of designing a new website to Adapt Communications. Quex Park – home of the Powell-Cotton family – is a unique country Park of 250 acres on the Isle of Thanet, set within an estate of 1800 acres.   A number of small businesses, various commercial and residential rental properties …

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Changes to Bury’s local and family history sessions

The regular Family History Advice Surgery, held at Bury Art Museum & Archives, will move on 2 April from Thursday mornings to Tuesdays (10am to 12.30pm). An expert from the Bury Branch of the Lancashire Family History & Heraldry Society will be on hand to help with your research. There is no need to book an …

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DUI Lawyer Daytona Beach.net Educates General Public with a New Website

DUILawyerDaytonaBeach.net launched its new website geared towards providing the general public the means for obtaining appropriate DUI-related legal representation. Access to thoroughly researched information pointing to the best affordable DUI attorney is critical when drivers make mistakes and face serious consequences. DUI Lawyer Daytona Beach gathers together in one central place all information needed to deal …

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Russia paper market: $6 billion industry by 2017

The Russia paper market is expected to reach a value of around $6.4 billion by the end of 2017. Russia’s Northern region is suggested to continue seeing the most activity in the coming years, holding over 25% market share of the total paper and paperboard production in 2011. This is mainly due to the Northern …

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Chinese sportswear sector to increase by 17%

The Chinese sportswear market has been forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17.2% over the next four years, reaching an industry value of $32 billion by the end of 2017. Key factors set to play a part in this market growth include the increase in consumer interest in health and …

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Volkswagen launches new tactical racing game for rally fans

In January 2013, Europe’s largest automaker successfully entered the World Rally Championship WRC.  A second place in Monte Carlo followed by two first places in Sweden and Mexico now see the Polo R WRC and driving team of Sébastien Ogier and co-driver Julien Ingrassia leading the championship standings.  From the end of March, Rally fans …

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Do you know a local sporting hero?

Nominations open on 2 April for this year’s Bury Sports Awards, which aim to find and honour the borough’s finest sporting ambassadors. Each yearBury Sport and Physical Activity Service celebrates those who have made an outstanding contribution to local sport at a glittering ceremony, which will be held on Friday 13 September at Radcliffe Civic …

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Tui Travel on target with summer bookings up 9%

Travel agency, Tui Travel, announced this morning it was on target to hit the top end of its profit guidance this year as it was boosted by strong bookings. The group, which owns Thomson and First Choice, said in a first half trading update that its winter program had ended strongly with higher sales at …

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