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Dear Sir Howard...
By new-statesman - 19 September 16:13

The New Statesman invited leading politicians and heads of think tanks, business and consumer groups to pen an open letter to the chairman of the Airports Commission, Sir Howard Davies. This is what they wrote.

Start with the passengers
By Mike Tretheway - 19 September 16:02
Why competing gateway airports better serve communities
Issue by issue
By Jon Bernstein - 19 September 15:49

From demand to connectivity, economic and environmental impact, a trawl through the data throws up some interesting insights.

The view from Gatwick
By Stewart Wingate - 19 September 15:39

London enjoys world-class air links. With 134 million passengers flying in and out each year, it’s the best-connected city in the world. Yet with a future capacity problem it begs the question: for how long?

“I started out cleaning Freddie Laker’s planes”
By Jon Bernstein - 19 September 15:35

Simon Calder, the Independent’s travel correspondent, talks capacity myths, his first job in travel and a love of Singapore’s Changi airport.

Facing up to the capacity crunch
By new-statesman - 19 September 15:19

Talk of demand, competition, connectivity and the economic and environmental consequences of air travel dominated a New Statesman-hosted debate on the future of aviation.

Think big, build small
By Terry Farrell - 19 September 15:03

Using the fox in Isaiah Berlin’s famous essay as inspiration, let’s think about large infrastructure projects in an incremental and pragmatic way.

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Air France to cut 2,800 jobs
By New Statesman - 19 September 7:35

The latest job cuts are in addition to the 5,100 revealed in June 2012.

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GE appoints new CEO for oil and gas unit
By New Statesman - 19 September 7:24

Lorenzo Simonelli will succeed Dan Heintzelman.

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Transport for London's decision to ban cash fares hits the vulnerable hardest
By Jonn Elledge - 18 September 18:35

Those most likely to be affected will be the very young, the very poor and the very recently arrived – those, in other words, who are least likely to have alternative options.

Generation Y millionaires take more risks, take more advice
By Spears magazine - 18 September 14:09

Baby Boomers looking a little dull...

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Finally, a book on football that's more than just a stack of stilted clichés
By Martin Cloake - 18 September 12:04

Hatters, Railwaymen and Knitters: reviewed.

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Morning Wrap: today's top business stories
By New Statesman - 18 September 8:00

News stories from around the web.

First sale of government stake in Lloyds is a success
By Spears magazine - 17 September 17:00

But can private investors cash in on the deal?

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“There are still some bad debts lurking in there"
By Helen Roxburgh - 17 September 12:29

Business quote of the day.

When it comes to the environment, business must adapt or die
By Tom Delay - 17 September 11:01

A golden age of sustainability lies in waiting.

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FRC to investigate PwC audit of Berkeley Group
By New Statesman - 17 September 8:06

The probe will look into joining of a former PwC partner on Berkeley’s board.

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UKFI to sell 6 per cent stake in Lloyds
By New Statesman - 17 September 7:47

The sale will reduce HM Treasury’s shareholding in the banking group to 32.7 per cent.

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Morning Wrap: today's top business stories
By New Statesman - 17 September 7:24

News stories from around the web.

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What's the deal with the New Green Deal?
By Carl Packman - 16 September 16:45

The same old mistakes are made again today by those who pull the levers.

Is there a new wave of entrepreneurialism?
By Nigel Knowles - 16 September 13:48

Dragon's den in action.

Will the next Fed meeting’s decision really make a difference?
By Nick Beecroft - 16 September 10:01

So now we're all on tenterhooks until 18th Sept.

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HM Treasury to name new boss for UKFI
By New Statesman - 16 September 7:26

James Leigh-Pemberton will be the fourth boss of the financial body since 2009.

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Morning Wrap: today's top business stories
By New Statesman - 16 September 7:26

News stories from around the web.

Five questions answered on Twitter’s plans to be listed on the stock market
By Heidi Vella - 13 September 12:05

We've confidentially submitted an S-1 to the SEC for a planned [initial public offering]."

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