Property developer Land Securities, which owns the Bluewater purchasing center in Kent, nearly trebled its losses remaining 12 months to £119m, from a lack of £44m the preceding yr.
That becomes because of a steep decline inside the price of its retail assets, a strain on retailers led to higher vacancies.
However, sales earnings turned into up 8.Nine% at £442m, the enterprise said.
The agency has two-thirds of its assets in London. It said: “Occupational and investment call for in London have remained strong during the last two years no matter uncertainties created through the United Kingdom’s decision to go away the EU.”
“We’ve had a sturdy 12 months operationally, towards the backdrop of political gridlock and the well-publicized problems within the retail market,” said chief government Robert Noel.
It extended its full-year dividend via 3.1% to forty-five .55p.
Those full-12 months effects from Vodafone unveiled a €7.6bn loss for the 12 months because it bought bits of the commercial enterprise and commonly tried to get its act collectively.
The shares are down by a third this 12 months. It used to be a pinnacle FTSE-one hundred organization by way of size, rivaling giants like Shell and HSBC, but it has now dropped out of the top ten. And now it has reduced its dividend payments.
“Vodafone is a big dividend payer and so crucial,” says Chris Beauchamp, chief market analyst at IG Group. Big pension funds like organizations with excessive dividend payouts for thus-called income finances.
“It’s working out ways of making its belongings paintings tougher,” he says.
It will be referred to as Plantastic, boss Alastair Murray, acting leader government, found out, adding that the logo changed into “exciting”.
Products beneath the emblem name may be launched inside the desserts, cake and soup categories.
The corporation trumpeted 12% boom at its Mr. Kipling emblem after a relaunch final 12 months as it discovered that buying and selling profit grew 4.5% to £128.5m.
But it made a pre-tax loss final 12 months of £forty two.7m because of “GMP pensions recognition and impairment of intangible assets”, the latter regarding the Sharwood’s and Saxa manufacturers.
You realize it’s no longer correct news whilst the jargon comes out. Vodafone says it has
“rebased” its dividend to 9 euro cents for the year from 15.07 for 2018. That’s cut, reduced or reduced to you and me.
The circulate will assist it to manipulate its debt, it says. Sales fell through 6.2% to €43.7bn, which it blames on earnings from weaker currencies, new accounting policies and the sale of Vodafone Qatar. The remarkable business and entrepreneurial skills demonstrated by Ghanaian business women need to be hailed and acknowledged even as the world celebrates mothers this week. However, measures must be put in place by the Ghanaian government and the ministry of trade to assist these industrious business women in overcoming the heinous challenges they face while undertaking their businesses. A cardinal problem has to do with recommending traditional banks for these women to do business with. It is disheartening to know how the young and unscrupulous financial institutions deceive these women and run away with their hard-earned money. Usually, they deceive these women by promising them very low-interest rates on their loan facilities as well as very fat interest returns on their savings. The traditional banks of integrity must reach out to these industrious business women and offer the best deals in terms of interests on their savings as well as interests on the business loans they would apply for. The government must keep her fight against dissolving all selfish financial institutions set up to dupe these industrious business women of their business gains.