Helicopter-maker AgustaWestland has been awarded two Ministry of Defence contracts worth £760 million which will secure more than 1,000 jobs in the UK.
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The aero-engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce outsold its US rival General Electric for the first time in its history last year to take number one position in the world civil engine market.
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The cash shell Melrose, which has tabled a £750m hostile takeover bid for Novar, could face a counter-bid from the private-equity firm Cinven, sources said.
Thursday 14 October 2004
Rolls-Royce received a huge boost yesterday when it landed a £560m order to supply Trent engines to the launch customer for Boeing's new 250-seat aircraft, the 7E7 Dreamliner.
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House of Fraser, the department store chain, is set to gain a surprise profits boost this year from its Recognition store card operation.
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GE Real Estate, the commercial property arm of the US conglomerate General Electric, is poised to buy Haslemere, the Dutch-quoted UK property group, in a deal worth at least £420m.
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Tuesday 23 December 2003
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