Stephen Hawking reveals trials, triumphs in new film of his life September 20, 2013 01:40 PM Cosmologist Stephen Hawking tells the extraordinary tale of how he overcame severe disability to become the most famous living scientist in a new documentary film premiered in Britain on Thursday. Papers crack out the egg jokes to mock Mourinho September 20, 2013 12:14 AM Jose Mourinhos description of his Chelsea players as beautiful, young eggs came back to haunt him as English newspapers dredged up a wealth of egg-related puns to mock his teams defeat to Basel in their Champions League group. Two more arrested in Britain over Syria terror links September 19, 2013 03:52 PM British police say they have arrested two more people over alleged involvement in terrorism in Syria following the discovery of ammunition at the port of Dover. Former British PM Blair’s daughter held at gunpoint in London September 19, 2013 12:02 PM The daughter of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair was held up at gunpoint during an attempted robbery as she was out walking in London, local media say. Rooney can achieve more after 200 goals: Moyes September 19, 2013 12:53 AM Wayne Rooney scored twice against Bayer Leverkusen Tuesday to reach 200 Manchester United goals as he enjoys a new lease of life under David Moyes, who thinks he can become one of the clubs greatest predators. Messi sparkles, Chelsea shocked Barnaby Chesterman | September 19, 2013 12:49 AM Lionel Messi hit a hat trick as Barcelona began their Champions League campaign with a 4-0 win over Ajax Wednesday but Jose Mourinhos Chelsea suffered a shock home defeat. Aging could weaken central banks Mike Dolan | September 19, 2013 12:10 AM Not unlike the aging public central banks will have to work harder as their economies gray and greater interest rate volatility over time may well be the outcome. Davis Cup 2014 draw pits Czechs against Dutch September 19, 2013 12:04 AM Top seeds Czech Republic were drawn Wednesday to play their opening round of the 2014 Davis Cup World Group competition at home to the Netherlands. September 19, 2013 12:04 AM Former world No. 5 Stephen Lee was found guilty of fixing seven snooker matches Monday. Partying Scots force plane into emergency landing in France September 18, 2013 04:08 PM A group of drunk, dancing Scottish passengers caused such a commotion on a Ryanair flight from Glasgow to Ibiza that they forced the plane to make an emergency landing near Paris. British police chief proposes ‘drunk tanks’ September 18, 2013 01:19 PM British police chiefs proposed on Wednesday creating privately run “drunk tanks” to house revellers who drink so much they cannot look after themselves — and they would be given a bill for their care the next day. Big five wrangle over Syria chemicals draft September 18, 2013 12:24 AM Diplomats from the United States, Russia, Britain, France and China will meet again Wednesday to discuss a Western-drafted resolution which would demand the destruction of Syrias chemical arsenal, after talks ended Tuesday without agreement.
The other major donor to IFI is the European Union. Bilateral Economic Relations The United Kingdom is a member of the European Union and a major international trading power. The United Kingdom is one of the largest markets for U.S. goods exports and one of the largest suppliers of U.S. imports. The United States and the United Kingdom share the world’s largest bilateral foreign direct investment partnerships. The United Kingdom is a large source of foreign tourists visiting the United States. It participates in the Visa Waiver Program, which allows nationals of participating countries to travel to the United States for certain business or tourism purposes for stays of 90 days or less without obtaining a visa. The United Kingdom’s Membership in International Organizations The United Kingdom and the United States belong to a number of the same international organizations, including the United Nations, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council, Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, G-20, G-8, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, and World Trade Organization. The United Kingdom also is an observer to the Organization of American States. Bilateral Representation The U.S. Ambassador to the United Kingdom is Matthew Barzun ; other principal embassy officials are listed in the Department’s Key Officers List .
Other information includes market valuation/pricing data and new products are identified. All supported by market commentary. Introduction and Landscape Why was the report written? The 2013 United Kingdom Cider Market Insights report is a high level market research report on the UK cider industry. The report covers total market (on- and off-premise) and includes valuable insight and analysis on cider market trends, brands, brewers, packaging, distribution channels, market valuation and pricing. What is the current market landscape and what is changing? The market for ciders fell by approaching 2% in 2012 in spite of an extraordinary surge in demand for flavored cider. What are the key drivers behind recent market changes? Conventional cider saw a drop ahead of the overall category last year. The year was shaped by the unusually wet summer and a poor trading period at Christmas. Volumes were also eroded by some price pointing in the supermarkets. What makes this report unique and essential to read? The United Kingdom Cider Market Insight report is designed for clients needing a quality in-depth understanding of the dynamics and structure of the cider market.
Highlights – The nuclear energy industry consists of the sale of electricity to industries and households produced by nuclear plants. The volume of the market is calculated as the total volume of electricity produced in millions of kilowatt hours (KWh), and the market value has been calculated according to average annual wholesale power price, or equivalent. Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2012 annual average exchange rates. Note that 1 gigawatt hour (GWh) is identical to 1 million KWh. – The South African renewable energy market had total revenues of $0.1bn in 2012, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 29.3% between 2008 and 2012. – Industry production volume increased with a CAGR of 7.3% between 2008, to reach a total of 64.0 thousand GWh in 2012. – The performance of the industry is forecast to decelerate, with an anticipated CAGR of 8.3% for the five-year period 2012 – 2017, which is expected to drive the industry to a value of $9.2bn by the end of 2017. View Full Report Details and Table of Contents Features Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the nuclear energy market in the United Kingdom Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the nuclear energy market in the United Kingdom Leading company profiles reveal details of key nuclear energy market players’ global operations and financial performance Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United Kingdom nuclear energy market with five year forecasts Macroeconomic indicators provide insight into general trends within the United Kingdom economy Key Questions Answered What was the size of the United Kingdom nuclear energy market by value in 2012? What will be the size of the United Kingdom nuclear energy market in 2017? What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United Kingdom nuclear energy market? How has the market performed over the last five years? About Fast Market Research Fast Market Research is an online aggregator and distributor of market research and business information. Representing the world’s top research publishers and analysts, we provide quick and easy access to the best competitive intelligence available.