Terry Jones, Tax Partner at accountants and business advisors BDO LLP in Yorkshire comments: -Devolution of taxing powers to big cities will not be as broad ranging as Scottish devolution and the taxes likely to be devolved are stamp duty land tax and council tax rather than income tax, corporation tax or VAT.
Preparations are underway for Sheffield's biggest student-led exhibition, which will showcase some of the most creative work in art, design, fashion, film and animation the city has to offer.
The University of Sheffield Careers Service is undertaking a feasibility study to gauge the potential for a dedicated placement programme to link Arabic-speaking students with UK Businesses.
What does the emergence of big data mean for companies and individuals? With over five billion gigabytes of digital content being produced every ten minutes, what are the implications for commercial models, business processes and management practice? How are companies addressing the challenge of securely storing and analysing ever-growing amounts of data? Experts from companies such as Yorkshire Water, the National Health Service, FusionEx, Link Tagger and Methods Analytics will discuss these and other issues, at a conference at Sheffield Hallam University on Thursday 11 June.
Interested in doing business in China? Do you have a lack of knowledge in Chinese culture? The rapid development of China's economy continues to provide UK businesses with great opportunities.