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Dan Milmo

Dan Milmo

    Winning formula
    Winning formula
    Secretive billionaires, princes and superstars might supply the Formula One circuit with its brash glamour and pageantry but when the season...
    Car sales stall in Europe's uphill economy
    Car sales stall in Europe's uphill economy
    This is the latest in the continent's economic struggles.
    BP haunted by uncertainties but puts on brave face
    BP haunted by uncertainties but puts on brave face
    But the oil major's embattled boss stood by claims that the group had "turned the corner" after the world's worst offshore...
    Rolls-Royce ratchets up record sales
    Rolls-Royce ratchets up record sales
    Rolls-Royce is the latest United Kingdom-based carmaker to benefit from the emerging markets' appetite for luxury marques -- it reported its...
    Toyota loses its top spot
    Toyota loses its top spot
    After nearly a decade of dominance by a Japanese-American duopoly, the global car market is braced for a German takeover amid predictions that...
    Airline industry profits ascend to previous highs
    Airline industry profits ascend to previous highs
    The global airline industry was predicted to soar to a profit of nearly $9-billion in 2010 -- compared with a loss of some $10-billion in 2009.
    Carbon tax takes flight
    Carbon tax takes flight
    The prospect of a worldwide carbon tax for airline passengers is gathering pace after the Australian government demanded the inclusion of the...
    No jets for bail-out companies
    No jets for bail-out companies
    The price of second-hand corporate jets has been slashed as businesses offload an asset that has come to embody the height of corporate excess...
    Optimism doesn't last long in the US
    Optimism doesn't last long in the US
    The $326-billion rescue of Citigroup was, some investors hoped, a turning point.
    BMW sneezes but General Motors catches cold
    BMW sneezes but General Motors catches cold
    The gloom surrounding the motor industry deepened on Friday when General Motors (GM) announced a $15,5-billion loss and BMW issued a profits...
    Stricken airlines face $6bn loss
    Stricken airlines face $6bn loss
    The airline industry will lose $6,1-billion this year if the oil price remains at record levels, with carriers facing a worse crisis than after the...
    Flag pride 'is killing airlines'
    Flag pride 'is killing airlines'
    Governments shielding their national-flag airlines are "killing" the aviation industry, the head of the International Air Transport Association...