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UK service sector optimism up despite rising costs

UK service sector optimism up despite rising costs

Optimism amongst consumer services firms rose for the first time since May 2016 according to the CBI’s quarterly Service Sector Survey. The rise was mainly due to an increase in consumer services activity.

Property

London house prices 'set to stall in 2017'

The increase in house prices in London has slowed to its weakest pace in almost four years, according to the latest survey of values in 20 cities across the UK by property analysts Hometrack.

Education

Paris woos UK universities over a 'satellite' campus

Paris woos UK universities over a 'satellite' campus

Concerns that Brexit will affect academic research opportunities in the future are causing rumours that some UK universities may consider the offer from French officials to open a Paris campus.
Safeguarding in international schools

Safeguarding in international schools

Safeguarding children in international schools can present some challenges but Peter Kotrc, director of the Berlin Brandenburg International School, explains the importance of ensuring that your chosen school has adequate procedures in place.
COBIS Patron's Accreditation

New COBIS accreditation scheme

With school improvement at it's heart, on 1 April 2017 COBIS, as the largest educational association for international British schools overseas, is introducing the new ‘Patron’s Accreditation’.

Supporting Your Employees

Record growth for UK serviced apartment sector in 2017

‘Record growth’ for UK serviced apartment sector in 2017  

At the start of what looks set to be a record year for serviced accommodation growth across the UK and Europe, Relocate finds out which relocation hotspots will be seeing new apartment openings.
SACO unveils major expansion programme

SACO unveils major expansion programme

SACO, the serviced apartment company, has announced a major expansion of its operated portfolio with the addition of six new properties across the UK, Ireland and the Netherlands by 2020.
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WERC London Summit 2017: Lessons from Brexit and Trump

This time last year, Sir Malcolm Rifkind was analysing the potential outcomes of the UK’s upcoming referendum. This Friday, delegates will gather again in London for a day packed with insight-sharing on how to respond to the changes of the past 12 months.
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