Press Releases

Scandic Hotels strengthens its market-leading position in Bergen by acquiring three additional hotels

Dec 18, 2014 07:00 GMT Scandic Hotels Scandic Hotels continues to expand in the Norwegian hotel market by acquiring hotel operations in Bergen from owner Bergen Hotel Gruppen AS. Scandic will take over three hotels: Scandic Neptun, Scandic Bergen City and Scandic Strand with a total of 630 hotel rooms and some 40 conference rooms.

Two arrested in tobacco fraud operations

Dec 17, 2014 14:35 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Two people were arrested in connection with the seizure of over 70,000 cigarettes and three kilos of hand-rolling tobacco by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) yesterday.

Tax cheating handyman sentenced

Dec 16, 2014 13:10 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A Norfolk man who worked as a handyman for over 20 years without paying a penny in tax has been sentenced to three years in jail for cheating the tax system out of an estimated £169,776.


Dec 15, 2014 15:55 GMT Allianz Insurance Allianz Commercial has enhanced its General Manufacturing proposition with the launch of a suite of covers for the metalworking and precision engineering sector.

Franchise Opportunity Goes Green

Dec 15, 2014 15:48 GMT Thirty 30 Media The world of franchising has seen many intriguing opportunities of late but none so much as the realm of artificial grass and the UK brand EverLawn®. The parent company Artificial Grass UK Ltd who manufacture the brand of leisure and sports surfaces has embarked on a national roll-out via a franchise strategy.

Dec 15, 2014 15:24 GMT Thirty 30 Media A leading performance and development organisation has been engaged to help develop Johnsons Apparelmaster’s national sales team. Sourcing Performance has worked with the team to develop its understanding of how best to manage buying organisations and the wider processes that they go through in order to award business.

Accelerated Payment notices bring in millions from tax avoidance schemes

Dec 13, 2014 10:00 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has secured almost all of the disputed tax due from the first group of tax avoidance scheme users to receive Accelerated Payment notices.

What You Don't Know About Is Costing You A Fortune! Here's The Straight Scoop on Insurance

Dec 12, 2014 14:09 GMT Headington & Bishopsgate Ltd This is how one company is redefining financial services!

Customs targets fuel fraud in Co Down

Dec 12, 2014 09:27 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A Co Down filling station suspected of selling illicit fuel has had its forecourt pumps removed by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Eight arrested after nationwide fuel fraud raids

Dec 11, 2014 12:04 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Two diesel laundering plants, capable of producing nearly 120,000 litres of suspected illicit fuel a day, evading almost £12.5 million in taxes a year, have been dismantled by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).