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EasyJet is launching two new services to Nantes and Newquay from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (JLA).

EasyJet has signed a deal with the Houses of Parliament to provide affordable travel to MPs as part of its strategy to increase the number of business travellers flying with the carrier.

Business travellers who like the convenience of easyJet but hate the mad dash for a seat when boarding will be pleased to hear that the budget airline is introducing allocated seating.

Budget airliner easyJet has reached an agreement with its founder and largest shareholder Stelios Haji-Ioannou, allowing the no-frills carrier to keep using the Stelios-owned brand name.

Michael O’Leary the chief executive of Ryanair has agreed to pay Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou the founder of easyJet £50,100 in damages and legal fees in order to settle a libel case.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of NonExecutiveDirectors.com, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

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David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

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