Rolls-Royce, others still preparing for hard Brexit

Rolls-Royce, others still preparing for hard Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) – British aero-engine maker Rolls-Royce (RR.L) said it was continuing with contingency plans as uncertainty grows over whether Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit plan will receive parliamentary backing. “This agreement is only a draft,” Chief Executive Warren East told BBC…

Marquez means business at Australian MotoGP

Marquez means business at Australian MotoGP

Newly-crowned MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez is desperate to ensure history doesn't repeat when he takes to the track for the Australian grand prix at Phillip Island. The Repsol Honda star claimed his seventh world championship at Motegi in Japan last week….

Business as usual for Australian String Quartet

Business as usual for Australian String Quartet

The Australian String Quartet, with Blair Harris filling in on cello. MUSICSCHUBERT, LEDGER, SHOSTAKOVICH ★★★Australian String Quartet, Melbourne Recital Centre, October 2 Replacing Sharon Grigoryan (on maternity leave) in these final national series recitals for 2018, Blair Harris took on the ASQ’s…

Fox will sell its Sky stake to Comcast

Fox will sell its Sky stake to Comcast

Twenty-First Century Fox agreed to sell its stake in Sky to Comcast, securing the US cable group’s $40 billion takeover of its European peer and ending Rupert Murdoch’s relationship with the UK-based broadcaster. Comcast outbid Fox in an auction to take control…