Press Releases

camexpo unveils Keynote speakers for 2015

Jun 23, 2015 21:10 BST camexpo With visitor registration now open for camexpo 2015, event organiser Diversified Communications UK has revealed an exclusive first look at some of the Keynote speakers already confirmed.

Implementing IP Cores - Consult Sondrel on How to Achieve Market Leading PPA

Jun 22, 2015 17:39 BST Sondrel Ltd

Segulah to be new owner of Semantix

Jun 22, 2015 10:00 BST Semantix Semantix – the Nordic region’s largest language company, with around 300 employees – is gaining a new owner in the form of investment fund Segulah V L.P., which will acquire the company from its previous majority owner, Litorina Kapital III L.P., and minority owners. The operational shareholders of Semantix’s management team will remain as owners post the transaction.

Buddha’s statues hid secret smuggling stash

Jun 19, 2015 16:29 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A furniture importer from Brighton who allowed hollow statues of the religious icon Buddha to be used to smuggle more than 100,000 illicit cigarettes into the UK has been sentenced today.

Sondrel Announces Further Investment in Graduate Training for the Semiconductor Sector

Jun 19, 2015 09:26 BST Sondrel Ltd Sondrel continue to invest in the ic design engineers of the future, announcing the funding of a teaching fellow, and nine scholarship awards for the Sondrel Nottingham School of VLSI Design.

One million people renew their tax credits

Jun 18, 2015 16:19 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Thousands of people have already used the tax credit online renewal service in the early hours of the morning, new statistics reveal today.

Hampshire nursery boss jailed for tax fraud

Jun 18, 2015 13:05 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) The co-owner of a Hampshire chain of children’s nurseries who stole £950,000 from his employees - through money deducted from their salaries as tax and National Insurance - has been jailed for five and a half years.

Rossendale father and son jailed for tobacco smuggling

Jun 17, 2015 14:20 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A Lancashire father and son, who attempted to steal £229,000 in tax by smuggling illegal cigarettes and tobacco into the UK, were jailed yesterday at Manchester Crown Court.

Jail for trio as international luxury car tax scam smashed

Jun 17, 2015 11:35 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Three car traders behind a £1.3 million VAT fraud, involving prestige and luxury cars being shipped worldwide, were jailed today for a total of more than 14 years.

One way ticket to jail for father and son VAT fraudsters

Jun 16, 2015 16:21 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) ​A father and son from Co Antrim, who fraudulently claimed more than £59,000 in VAT using faked invoices for the purchase of buses for their coach hire businesses, have each been jailed for six months after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).