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DSH warns over Direct Recovery of Debts consultation

DSH warns over Direct Recovery of Debts consultation Proposals to allow HMRC to collect unpaid tax direct from bank accounts could have serious repercussions for those who have neglected to keep their affairs up to date, DSH Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors has warned. HMRC has begun consultation on Direct Recovery of Debts, a policy […]

Development excellence in Kent to be recognised with unique trophies

Development excellence in Kent to be recognised with unique trophies The recognition of design and development excellence across the county is to be set in stone in the form of hand-carved Kentish Ragstone trophies. Winners of Kent Design & Development Awards will receive the bespoke awards at a ceremony this autumn, after Maidstone-based Gallagher Group […]

Locate in Kent at heart of county’s ‘minor economic miracle’

Locate in Kent at heart of county’s ‘minor economic miracle’ Kent and Medway are enjoying a minor economic miracle thanks to the work of organisations such as Locate in Kent, according to Kent County Council Leader, Paul Carter. Speaking at Locate in Kent’s Spring Networking Event at the London Golf Club, West Kingsdown, Mr Carter […]

Local Enterprise Partnerships Must Plan Beyond Short Term Growth

Local Enterprise Partnerships Must Plan Beyond Short Term Growth Local areas should be thinking about long-term success, not just short term growth, according to a new report published today by the think tank IPPR North. The report shows that only 2 in 5 Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) – the bodies set up by Government to […]

Samsung Unveils NX3000 SMART Camera

Samsung Unveils NX3000 SMART Camera The new NX3000 is the latest edition to Samsung’s award winning NX series of compact system cameras. Featuring state-of-the-art technical specifications and a retro design, the premium NX3000 is the perfect choice for photography enthusiasts who want a stylish camera to capture life’s most important moments in stunning detail. The […]

BT Passes Two Thirds Of UK Premises With Fibre Broadband

BT Passes Two Thirds Of UK Premises With Fibre Broadband BT’s open fibre network passes more than 19 million homes and businesses, the company announced today. This means around two thirds of UK premises can order much faster broadband from a wide variety of ISPs, all of whom have benefited from the billions of pounds […]

Digital Skills Are Key to Employment According to BCS

Digital Skills Are Key to Employment According to BCS 81% of employers require their workforce to have digital skills yet only 52% of employers believe that their workforce has the digital skills to meet their future challenges, according to a survey by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT. So what skills do you need? The […]

Virgin Trains Livery Stunt Brings X-Men to Life

Virgin Trains Livery Stunt Brings X-Men to Life Virgin Trains has unveiled a superhero wrap on one of its 11-car Class 390 Pendolinos to celebrate a unique partnership with Twentieth Century Fox and X-Men: Days of Future Past. Having supported the design process, rail livery specialists Stewart Signs manufactured the wrap using rail compliant, printable […]

GPS Tracking Bracelet Proposed At UNESCO To Safeguard Journalists

GPS Tracking Bracelet Proposed At UNESCO To Safeguard Journalists PFO Tech, the company behind the technology of security bracelets protecting human rights activists at risk, was at UNESCO this week presenting their solution at the World Press Freedom Day conference in Paris. Journalism is one of the most dangerous professions today, and in places like […]

Kent Invicta B2B 2014

Kent Invicta B2B 2014. This prestigious event is being staged at Ashford International Hotel in Ashford on the 8th July 2012. The event is organised by Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce. On the day there will be an exhibition and the opportunity to attend a number of presentations from leading business people. In the evening, […]