Virgin America, currently awaiting a green light on the merger with Alaska Air Group, has posted better than expected first quarter results, helped by low fuel costs.
The airline posted first.. City A.M.
Business magnate, round-the-world adventurer, investor, philanthropist – Sir Richard Branson has done it all.Well almost - because the Virgin founder has never, until now, been baked into a cake.The.. Sevenoaks Chronicle
Alaska Airlines' parent company announced Monday it will pay $2.6 billion to buy Virgin America, the Richard Branson-inspired, California-based carrier. Alaska hopes the move will help it become.. Source: associatedpress -
Alaska Airlines is making waves in the world of air travel. The company just bought out Virgin America for a value of around 4 billion dollars. Virgin America is constantly given a top ranking by US.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Seattle-based Alaska to pay $2.6bn for Virgin budget airline, which flies to 21 destinations Sir Richard Branson is expected to make almost £550m after Alaska Airlines agreed to pay $2.6bn (£1.8bn).. Source: Wochit Headline News -
In what is clearly an April Fools joke, Royal Caribbean UK announced in a tweet on April 1 that it's building a spaceship called "Orbiter of the Galaxy," which should be ready to take passengers on.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Virgin Media has announced that it will be rolling out fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband for one million homes and businesses over the next few years.
The plans are part of Virgin Media’s.. City A.M.
Wiltshire-based inventor Sir James Dyson has beaten rival British entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson to the £5 billion mark.Sir James, 68, the creator of the bagless vacuum cleaner, has until now always.. Western Daily Press
Hoover tycoon Sir James Dyson has beaten rival British entrepreneur Richard Branson to the £5billion mark, it emerged today (Sunday, April 24). Dyson, 68, the inventor of the bagless vacuum cleaner,.. Bath Chronicle Also reported by •Frome Standard •Somerset Guardian
The number of billionaires calling London home has fallen for the first time since the financial crisis in 2008.
Known as one of the playgrounds of the super-rich, the capital had three fewer.. City A.M.
A Westcountry-based inventor has become one of the stars of this year's list of Britain's richest people. Wiltshire-based Sir James Dyson is one of the biggest risers in the 2016 Sunday Times Rich.. Plymouth Herald
A PRIMARY school teacher and entrepreneur from Devon is aiming to impress Sir Richard Branson with her vision to provide free 'learn to read' education to the world through her app 'Fonics'. Sophie.. Torquay Herald Express
A crowdfunding company set up in a former surf shop is doing so well it is now working with the world's most famous entrepreneur to find the latest start-up companies, has seen a massive turnover.. Plymouth Herald
When it comes to global problems like deforestation, hunger, cancer and access to water, who wouldn't drink to finding a solution? An entrepreneur from Bath has developed a unique business idea that.. Bath Chronicle
An Exeter woman is in the running to pitch her online tool to Richard Branson.Stephanie Chivers, 47, is taking part in 14 week competition Voom, in which entrants pitch to the business mogul in the.. Exeter Express and Echo
Each company in the Leap 100 is different. But they all excel in four crucial areas which distinguish them from Britain’s many other innovative and growing companies.
In the entrepreneurs, we.. City A.M.