Here Andy Scott, premier account manager at foreign currency exchange brokers HiFX, considers the latest money market developments... "Sterling made a brief high just over 1.63 on Friday morning, marginally above the high for 2012, which we saw back in April, despite the release of record Government borrowing figures during the...
comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released an overview of mobile commerce and QR code usage across the five leading European markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom) using data from the comScore MobiLens service. The study showed that European smartphone users scanning QR codes via their devices grew by 96 percent in the past year...
For the farmer facing the age-old problem of an out-of-control dog on his land, shooting may seem a reasonable and necessary step to protect his livestock
This year's poor weather has cost rural Britain at least one billion pounds in lost revenue, according to an investigation by Countryfile on BBC One.
A couple who used a gun to defend themselves during a burglary at their farm say they are "grateful and humbled" by support they have received.
Smiths Gore is expecting farmland values to break the £9,000 per acre barrier by the end of the year following a rise of 2% in the second quarter of 2012 to £8,900 per acre.
Everything Everywhere, O2 and Vodafone are given the green light to jointly develop a digital wallet product for mobile devices.
What is it that sets the best farmers apart from the rest? Do they have to be owner-occupiers with double the acreage of anyone else? Or is diversification the key to success?
Farmers drive up land prices on back of strong commodity prices and easier access to finance, says the RICS Survey for the second half of 2011.
Growing demand for agricultural land means investors are increasingly drawn to countryside properties. Ian Cowie investigates the opportunities and pitfalls associated with buying farmland.
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