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February Update

February Update A Message From Duncan Edwards, CEO The tendency for short term issues to overshadow long term challenges of perhaps greater consequence is understandable. In business, fire fighting and the daily reality of an in-tray, sucks up time which most executives know needs to be spent on longer term thinking, planning and investment. There is…

BritishAmerican Business Response to Theresa May’s Brexit Update in the House of Commons

BritishAmerican Business Response to Theresa May’s Brexit Update in the House of Commons In response to Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit Update delivered to the House of Commons this afternoon, Emanuel Adam, Director of Policy & Trade, BritishAmerican Business (BAB) said: “When it comes to our key priority, which is avoiding a disorderly, damaging no-deal…

BAB submission to the Office of the United States Trade Representative on Negotiating Objectives for a Trade Agreement with the United Kingdom

BritishAmerican Business (BAB) submission to the Office of the United States Trade Representative on Negotiating Objectives for a Trade Agreement with the United Kingdom BritishAmerican Business has submitted its response to the request from the Office of the United States Trade Representative for comments on the priorities and negotiating objectives for a future U.S.-UK Trade…

BritishAmerican Business Statement on Failure to Receive Parliamentary Approval for the Draft Agreement on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union

BritishAmerican Business Statement on Failure to Receive Parliamentary Approval for the Draft Agreement on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European Union London/New York – In response to the Draft Agreement on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland from the European…

London and UK Top European Tech Investment Tables

London and UK Top European Tech Investment Tables This piece was originally generated by London & Partners. Please see their site for more information here.   Tuesday 08 January 2019 – The UK and London continue to dominate the European tech investment landscape, with latest figures revealing Britain’s tech sector attracted more venture capital investment and tech…

BAB In The New Year

  BAB In The New Year A Message From Duncan Edwards, CEO   Welcome back, nothing’s changed! If you were sensible and switched off from economic and political news coverage over the Holiday and spent time doing something more rewarding, don’t worry, you didn’t really miss anything. Here is where we are: politics in the UK and…

BAB Hosts Annual Holiday Luncheon in NYC

BAB Hosts Annual Holiday Luncheon in NYC BritishAmerican Business welcomed more than 400 members and friends to celebrate the holiday season at the Annual Holiday Luncheon in NYC at The Pierre in New York City on December 7, 2018. BAB’s Annual Holiday Luncheon is an afternoon of entertainment, prizes, and merriment over an English countryside themed traditional luncheon.…

BritishAmerican Business Statement on the Agreement of New Open Skies Arrangements Between the UK and US

BritishAmerican Business Statement on the Agreement of New Open Skies Arrangements Between the UK and US   London/New York – In response to yesterday’s announcement that the UK and US Governments have agreed on  a new ‘open skies’ air services arrangement, BritishAmerican Business’ (BAB) Director of Policy and Trade, Emanuel Adam said: “This announcement is…

BritishAmerican Business CEO Statement on the Draft Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration

BritishAmerican Business CEO Statement on the Draft Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration By Duncan Edwards, CEO, BritishAmerican Business November 19th, 2018   The draft withdrawal agreement published last week and the cause of so much drama in the UK, is a direct descendant of the ‘Chequers’ White Paper published back in July.  At the time…