P526 ORACLE 526 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:10  2/4  CITY WEEKEND  QUOTES OF THE WEEK "If they drag on into the uncertainty that surrounds the US elections, the deals...would start to unravel," — New trade secretary Richard Needham on the lack of progress in the GATT world trade talks "You can't get it right the second you start," — Euro Disney's Timothy Wolf after hitches bedevilled the opening of the Paris theme park "It's incredible that one bomb, no matter how big, can have the same effect as the 1987 hurricane, Insurance assessor Jeffrey Salmon >>>>>  City Weekend 500 Next Story Commodities Units Your Money
P526 ORACLE 526 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:01  3/4  CITY WEEKEND  QUOTES OF THE WEEK "We are not going to write blank cheques or get further into this without seeing how it is all going to end," Banker to troubled property developer Olympia & York "This claim borders on fantasy and we will resist it strongly," Arthur Andersen managing partner Roy Chapman on being sued by Bankers Trust and others over the Magnet buyout "Ours is a positive story about a new international bank in London, not some- thing like a building society," HSBC chairman William Purves canvassing support for the £3.1bn Midland bid >>>>>  City Weekend 500 Newsfile Commodities Units Your Money
P526 ORACLE 526 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:12  4/4  CITY WEEKEND  QUOTES OF THE WEEK "Many firms take the view it is better to keep those unaffected by redundancies sweet and maintain their subsidised employee-feeding package," — Caterer and Hotelkeeper report on the survival of the workplace canteen >>>>> City Weekend 500 Next Story Commodities Units Your Money
P526 ORACLE 526 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:00  1/4  CITY WEEKEND  QUOTES OF THE WEEK "It now remains to be seen whether the removal of political uncertainties will hasten the revival of the economy... and the housing market," — Abbey National's Sir Christopher Tugendhat "As manufacturing accounts for a quarter of GDP it is clear that recession as measured by orders in the UK is almost over," — British Chambers of Commerce Survey "High levels of insolvency and unemployment...will have done nothing to boost consplfr confidence or demand (from Januray to March)," Chambers Survey >>>>> ORACLE KENYA/EGYPT/BARBADOS p378 Next Story Commodities Units Your Money