PRESS DIGEST- British Business - March 21
March 21 - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
- A Chinese oil and gas business, Ires-Geo Technology, is setting up a base in Scotland and expects to create up to ten jobs at its office at Heriot-Watt University's research park on the outskirts of Edinburgh. (thetim.es/1PlfTa0)
- Barclays PLC has come under attack from a long-term shareholder, Django Davidson, for deciding to sell its African business and rebuild its investment bank. A partner at Hosking Partners, a London-based fund, Davidson told the Times that his firm is "somewhat confused and decidedly frustrated" by strategic initiatives being pushed through by Jes Staley, the bank's chief executive. (thetim.es/1Plgc4I)
The Guardian Continuación...