CHOP occupants rebuild barricades in Seattle’s cop-free zone

Protesters at Seattle’s ‘occupied’ protest zone rebuilt barricades just minutes after the city tore them down Tuesday following two fatal shootings in the area.   Demonstrators have occupied several blocks around the Seattle Police Department’s East Precinct and a park for about two weeks. Police had abandoned the precinct following clashes with protesters calling for an … Read more CHOP occupants rebuild barricades in Seattle’s cop-free zone

Boris Johnson vows to tear up planning red tape in his driver to rebuild Britain and create jobs 

Boris Johnson vowed today to bulldoze Britain’s bloated planning system to help get the economy moving again. Relaunching his Government, the Prime Minister pledged to bring forward ‘the most radical reforms of our planning system since the end of the Second World War’. He said the move, which will see ministers take the axe to … Read more Boris Johnson vows to tear up planning red tape in his driver to rebuild Britain and create jobs 

Boris Johnson pledges £2billion to rebuild Britain’s crumbling schools

Boris Johnson pledges £2billion to rebuild Britain’s crumbling schools and make them ‘fit for the future’ A ten-year strategy will be launched with £1bn to rebuild 50 schools across UK  Further £560m has been released to fund programme of refurbishment in 2020 And £200m spending has been brought forward to fund repairs at colleges By … Read more Boris Johnson pledges £2billion to rebuild Britain’s crumbling schools

We CAN afford to rebuild Britain, urges top adviser

Britain’s infrastructure tsar has urged Ministers to ramp up investment in roads, railways, windfarms and broadband to dig the country out of one of the deepest recessions in history. Sir John Armitt has said the Government can afford to increase infrastructure spending significantly – even as it borrows eye-watering sums to keep the economy going. … Read more We CAN afford to rebuild Britain, urges top adviser

Tried and trusted principles to rebuild your investment portfolio post Covid

Joe Little is global chief strategist at HSBC Asset Management Joe Little is global chief strategist at HSBC Asset Management. The Covid-19 pandemic has triggered the biggest economic crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s.  Over $7trillion has been wiped off global stock markets since the beginning of the year, bond yields are at … Read more Tried and trusted principles to rebuild your investment portfolio post Covid

Rebuild with investment bargains as Britain gets back to work

As plans are made for easing the coronavirus restrictions, some sections of industry are already opening up. These include housebuilders, as well as those working on infrastructure projects for the Government and local authorities.  ‘Non-essential’ retailers, too, are making reopening plans, with trade association the British Retail Consortium (BRC) issuing guidance. All these sectors will … Read more Rebuild with investment bargains as Britain gets back to work