Halifax: Explore the crest of the waves in Canada's rugged Atlantic coast

This wine’s made by Gina,” my waiter says, as he fills my glass. The Gina in question is winemaker at Gaspereau Vineyards, one of several local suppliers of Halifax’s Chives Canadian Bistro. It’s impossibly cosy: candles flicker on wooden tables, and every meal starts with warm buttermilk biscuits. And the fact that the waiter is […]

Initial results show Nelson Peltz has been thwarted by the $236 billion maker of Tide and Crest in the largest proxy battle in history (PG)

Thomson Reuters Nelson Peltz has been thwarted in the largest proxy battle in history, failing to claim a seat on the board of the $ 236 billion giant Procter & Gamble. Preliminary results on Tuesday showed that Peltz, the founder of the $ 14 billion hedge fund Trian Partners, lost the proxy fight by a […]

Initial results show Nelson Peltz has been thwarted by $236 billion maker of Tide and Crest in largest proxy battle in history (PG)

Thomson Reuters Nelson Peltz has been thwarted in the largest proxy battle in history, failing to claim a board seat from $ 236 billion giant Procter & Gamble. Peltz, the founder of $ 14 billion hedge fund Trian Partners, lost the proxy fight by a slim margin against P&G, the maker of consumer products like Tide, Crest, and Bounty and the largest-ever company […]

Nissan Micra 2017 review – On the crest of a new Micra wave

PH The new Nissan Micra will be on sale from March this year In reality of course its Micra never really left, having been in showrooms since 1982, but the most recent fourth-generation version was disappointing.  Now though, Nissan is back with a brand-new fifth-generation Micra that’s not only tasked with improving sales but also […]