INSURER Standard Life reaped the benefits of growth at its overseas division to post higher interim profits.Operating profit before tax from continuing operations rose ten per cent from last year to £182m, helped by growth overseas in areas such as Canada and India.Net inflows rose 71 per cent to £5.3bn, while the company also raised its interim dividend by 4.8 per cent to 4.35 pence.Standard Life’s earnings follow a set of solid profit increases from Britain’s top insurers this month.Earlier this month, larger UK rivals Aviva and Legal & General posted higher first-half profits and delivered upbeat outlooks, while Prudential is also expected to report a rise in profits.“Whilst the economic background remains uncertain we believe that the underlying demographic and regulatory trends in our key markets continue to support our future growth potential,” Standard Life said in a statement. whatsapp whatsapp Share Standard Life profit up on overseas expansion John Dunne More From Our Partners Killer drone ‘hunted down a human target’ without being told tonypost.comBrave 7-Year-old Boy Swims an Hour to Rescue His Dad and Little Sistergoodnewsnetwork.orgFlorida woman allegedly crashes children’s birthday party, rapes teennypost.comRussell Wilson, AOC among many voicing support for Naomi Osakacbsnews.comA ProPublica investigation has caused outrage in the U.S. this weekvaluewalk.comI blew off Adam Sandler 22 years ago — and it’s my biggest regretnypost.comAstounding Fossil Discovery in California After Man Looks Closelygoodnewsnetwork.orgPolice Capture Elusive Tiger Poacher After 20 Years of Pursuing the Huntergoodnewsnetwork.orgNative American Tribe Gets Back Sacred Island Taken 160 Years Agogoodnewsnetwork.orgUK teen died on school trip after teachers allegedly refused her pleasnypost.comBiden received funds from top Russia lobbyist before Nord Stream 2 giveawaynypost.com‘Neighbor from hell’ faces new charges after scaring off home buyersnypost.comInside Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis’ not-so-average farmhouse estatenypost.comFeds seized 18 devices from Rudy Giuliani and his employees in April raidnypost.comSupermodel Anne Vyalitsyna claims income drop, pushes for child supportnypost.comKamala Harris keeps list of reporters who don’t ‘understand’ her: reportnypost.comWhy people are finding dryer sheets in their mailboxesnypost.comMark Eaton, former NBA All-Star, dead at 64nypost.com Tags: NULL Wednesday 11 August 2010 2:51 am Show Comments ▼
Jiasiduo food restaurant? Delicious new choice. The best choice for small business — to join Jiasiduo food restaurant. An open their own Jiasiduo food restaurant franchise, we need to pay attention to what? What are the conditions? Let’s take a look at it!
1. join fee 6500 – 12300 yuan
franchise fee is mainly composed of two parts of the technical training fee and the use fee of the brand. Modulation of the bottom of the pot is the essence of a service store, but also the most direct embodiment of the brand value, of course, the use of brand costs, is also essential.
2. certificate fee
restaurants need to handle a lot of documents, health permits, sewage permits, health certificates, business license and tax registration certificate, the certificate fee is generally 1400 to 3200 yuan; the cost of documents for different regions may differ, according to the actual situation may change.
3. store rental
services catering industry, more than 120 square could open a restaurant, but because the service demand is higher, the location of stores for gold position, so cost is not low in general rent is 1200 yuan / m2 / month.
service catering stores are generally relatively large, so the decoration cost is relatively high, the average price of 900 yuan / square, of which 12000 yuan decoration door signs. This is a more reasonable price.
5. store equipment
air conditioning units 3000 yuan, the central air-conditioning may be a little more expensive, but wider radiation, two refrigerators, 4000 yuan each, a good refrigerator is very important; drinking water machine 5 sets 500 yuan each can cover most of the restaurant seats so far; 30 sets, 400 yuan / sets tableware 1000 yuan.
6. kitchen equipment
cooking utensils 1000, production platform, production equipment, and all the small objects of 500 yuan. Because the service in addition to the bottom of the pot does not have too many parts of the stove, so the preparation of the kitchen can be a little simple.
headquarters to buy materials, snack ingredients, spices, sauces, vegetables, fruits, take out boxes, etc. 1000 yuan.
8. personnel expenditure