Westminster Outlook: North of the border, BAE builds an array of warships for the Ministry of Defence
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Thursday 05 May 2011
Friday 29 April 2011
A fighter aeroplane made by a European consortium that includes Britain's BAE Systems has reached the final shortlist of two contenders as India ponders where to award a £6.6bn contract for 126 aircraft.
Tuesday 12 April 2011
Union leaders today expressed dismay at plans to axe 230 jobs at defence giant BAE Systems, including the closure of a factory.
Friday 25 March 2011
Our view: Buy
Monday 21 March 2011
Monday 21 March 2011
The Ministry of Defence has awarded BAE Systems a £22.5m, seven-year contract to support the Royal Navy's Submarine and Mine Warfare Command Team training systems.
Tuesday 15 March 2011
Tuesday 08 March 2011
To convinced republicans, the Duke of York's official role flying the flag for British companies abroad has always been ridiculous and demeaning for the country.
Saturday 26 February 2011
Wednesday 23 February 2011
With defence cuts in the UK back in focus BAE Systems was stuck at the foot of the blue-chip index last night as it dropped 14.7p to 326.8p.
Friday 18 February 2011
The defence giant BAE Systems expects sales to fall in 2011 as both the British and American governments scale back military spending.
Sunday 13 February 2011
Michael Pocock, Yell's new chief executive, will talk up opportunities to expand the heavily indebted FTSE 250 directories group online in next week's third-quarter results.
Tuesday 08 February 2011
Wednesday 02 February 2011
The lyrics of Chumbawamba are not usually discussed in the City, but for one analyst the band – whose guitarist famously poured a bucket of water over John Prescott at the 1998 Brit Awards – provided a rather unusual source of inspiration yesterday.
Friday 14 January 2011
A custard-like liquid that hardens when struck is being used to give soldiers greater protection and ease of movement in combat situations.
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
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