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  • TOKYO, Jan 27- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries is in advanced talks to supply parts for the F-35 stealth fighter to Britain's BAE Systems, in what would be the first involvement of a Japanese manufacturer in a global weapons programme, according to three people with knowledge of the discussions.

  • Carney won't be 'railroaded' on rates: BAE's Carr Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 12:12 PM ET
    The Bank of England

    The Bank of England will not be "railroaded" into lifting interest rates early, said Roger Carr, the chairman of BAE Systems.

  • We 'have to be on our guard': BAE CEO     Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014 | 11:40 AM ET

    Sir Roger Carr, chairman at BAE Systems, says that while the economy is "hugely better", people should still be on their guard.

  • LONDON/ DAVOS, Jan 22- Defence company BAE Systems said it was making progress on a deal with Saudi Arabia over the pricing for Eurofighter jets and was seeking other buyers for the aircraft after the collapse of a potential sale to the United Arab Emirates.

  • LONDON/ DAVOS, Jan 22- British defence firm BAE Systems is making progress on a deal with Saudi Arabia over the pricing for Eurofighter jets, its chairman signalled on Wednesday, a key milestone for the company.

  • LONDON, Jan 16- BAE Systems is changing the name of its cyber security unit from Detica to BAE Applied Intelligence, in a rebranding move to court more commercial customers alongside its traditional government client base.

  • UK graduate hiring seen at highest since 2007 Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 7:32 AM ET
    People stand outside the Job Centre in Chatham, in south-east England

    Major employers plan to recruit around 1,200 extra U.K. graduates this year, sending recruitment to a seven-year high, according to a report.

  • DeMuro follows Hudson to BAE from U.S. weapons manufacturer General Dynamics. He was previously executive vice president and corporate vice president at General Dynamics's $11 billion information systems and technology group. DeMuro was passed over for the top position at General Dynamics in late 2012, a job now held by Phebe Novakovic.

  • *Record 3.2 bln stg deal for BAE Systems. *AstraZeneca, Carillion, Bentley also come to market. The market set its record for risks hived off by schemes this year with its biggest deal to date, of 3.2 billion pounds from BAE Systems, along with others from AstraZeneca, Bentley and Carillion.

  • *Record 3.2 bln stg deal for BAE Systems. *AstraZeneca, Carillion, Bentley also come to market. The market set its record for risks hived off by schemes this year with its biggest deal to date, of 3.2 billion pounds from BAE Systems, along with others from AstraZeneca, Bentley and Carillion.

  • Rolls-Royce confirms formal bribery investigation Monday, 23 Dec 2013 | 7:40 AM ET

    Rolls-Royce said Britain's Serious Fraud Office (had started a formal investigation into concerns about bribery and corruption.

  • OTTAWA, Dec 20- Canada said on Friday it was scrapping a C $2 billion plan to buy 108 large armored troop-carrying vehicles for land forces, in part because the equipment was no longer seen as crucial. The three companies in the running were France's Nexter, Britain's BAE Systems Plc and General Dynamics Corp's Land Systems unit.

  • *A UAE deal would underpin thousands of British jobs. LONDON, Dec 20- BAE Systems faced investor worries over its growth prospects after the United Arab Emirates pulled out of talks to buy 60 Eurofighter Typhoon combat jets, in a blow to the UK government which had pushed hard to land the $9.8 billion deal.

  • OTTAWA, Dec 19- Canada, which has a history of recent military procurement mishaps, will scrap a C $2 billion plan to buy armored vehicles for the land forces, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp said on Thursday. At the time Canadian forces were still active in Afghanistan.

  • *Reverses earlier gains as Wall Street opens lower. LONDON, Dec 11- European shares eased in late trade on Wednesday, as increased certainty over U.S. government spending following a budget deal there was overshadowed by growing expectations that a scaling back of Federal Reserve stimulus is imminent.

  • European shares close down, track Wall Street Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 11:59 AM ET

    European equities closed lower on Wednesday after a U.S. budget deal added to expectations the Fed will scale back stimulus soon.

  • European shares track Wall St lower on Fed concerns Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 10:36 AM ET

    *Reverses earlier gains as Wall Street opens lower. LONDON, Dec 11- European shares eased in late trade on Wednesday, as increased certainty over U.S. government spending following a budget deal there was overshadowed by growing expectations that a scaling back of Federal Reserve stimulus is imminent.

  • *BAE Systems, EADS bolstered by U.S. budget deal-traders. LONDON, Dec 11- European shares rose on Wednesday, recovering some poise from the previous session's falls, with defence stocks firm after a budget deal in Washington which traders say removes a source of uncertainty over U.S. military spending.

  • PARIS, Dec 11- Airbus parent EADS was poised on Wednesday to set out a two-tier strategy stressing growth in civil jetliners coupled with a forecast of flat defence and space activities throughout the decade. EADS gave a taste of the changes in July after the collapse of merger talks with Britain's BAE Systems in late 2012 prompted a strategy review.

  • *2,000 jobs to go in Germany; 1,260 in France. PARIS/ BERLIN, Dec 10- Airbus parent EADS came under fire on Tuesday from shareholders France and Germany over plans to cut 5,800 jobs, but its chief executive said that ignoring weak defence and space markets would have put even more jobs at risk.

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