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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…

BritishAmerican Business’ Annual General Meeting 2018 Welcomes New Chair, Dame Vivian Hunt, DBE

BritishAmerican Business’ Annual General Meeting 2018 Welcomes New Chair, Dame Vivian Hunt, DBE   London – On Thursday 1 November, BritishAmerican Business held its 2018 Annual General Meeting, at the offices of McKinsey & Company in London. At the meeting, Dame Vivian Hunt DBE, Managing Partner, UK & Ireland, McKinsey & Company was formally appointed…

BritishAmerican Business (BAB) Statement on Announcement of Intent to Negotiate Trade Agreement with the United Kingdom by Trump Administration

BritishAmerican Business (BAB) Statement on Announcement of Intent to Negotiate Trade Agreement with the United Kingdom by Trump Administration   London/New York – On 16 October under direction from President Donald J. Trump, Robert E. Lighthizer, the United States Trade Representative (USTR) formally notified the United States Congress of the intention to negotiate a new…

BAB Hosts Annual Transatlantic Business Awards

BAB Hosts Annual Transatlantic Business Awards BritishAmerican Business welcomed more than 500 business executives and dignitaries from both sides of the Atlantic at the annual Transatlantic Business Awards Dinner at The Pierre in New York City on October 9, 2018.     BAB presented its 2018 awards to: Michael Corbat, CEO of Citi, Peter Zaffino, CEO…

BritishAmerican Business Statement on Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) EEA Migration Impact Report

BritishAmerican Business Statement on Migration Advisory Committee EEA Migration Impact Report 19 September 2018   London/New York – In response to the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) Report on ‘The Impact of EEA migration in the UK’ released 18 September, Duncan Edwards, CEO, BritishAmerican Business said: “We welcome the MAC’s final report on EEA migration to…