Private home prices surge 5.3% in Q2

Private home prices surge 5.3% in Q2

The sales of private home prices in Singapore slowed down by the end of second quarter, but the price continued to grow at a slower rate.

According to the data released by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), the overall prices increased by 5.3 percent during the second quarter of 2010.

Revenue of Britvic surged by 16.2 %

Revenue of Britvic surged by 16.2 %

The revenue of UK soft drinks maker, Britvic has increased by 16.2 percent to £289.5 million through its marketing strategies and £23.2m contribution from its newly acquired French soft drinks, Fruité.

The company is in line to meet up its full-year sales expectations.

Fuller Smith & Turner posts increase in quarterly sales

Fuller Smith & Turner posts increase in quarterly sales

Sales at British pubs operator and brewer, Fuller Smith & Turner increased due to hot weather and boost from World Cup.

The like-for-like sales at its managed pubs and hotel division increased by 4.1 percent for the 16 weeks to July 17 from increase of 3.5 percent for the 10 weeks to June 5.

Vodafone records profit in first quarter

Vodafone records profit in first quarter

Britain's third largest mobile phone company, Vodafone Group Plc posted an increase in its quarterly revenue for the first time since recession.

The revenue increased by 1.1 percent to £10.5bn within three month period ended June 20, mainly due to strong demand of smart-phones.

Muslim Women Ordered to Leave Swimming Pool for Wearing Burkinis

Muslim Women Ordered to Leave Swimming Pool for Wearing Burkinis

After two women jumped into a swimming pool wearing garments that covered their whole body, they were ordered to get out of the swimming poll.

Pernod Ricard Registers 2% Decline in Sales

Pernod Ricard Registers A 2% Decline in Sales

Pernod Ricard, a French beverage Company has declared that its annual profits have plummeted by 2% in the 2010 fiscal year.

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