Dyson to move head office to Singapore in bombshell announcement

It's likely to prove controversial as Sir James Dyson was a prominent backer of Brexit

In a bombshell announcement which will affect hundreds of Bristol workers, Dyson is to move its head office from Malmesbury to Singapore.

The consumer electrical and electronics giant, which employs hundreds of people who live in the Bristol area, will no longer be a British registered company and Singapore will become its main tax base.

The headquarter switch from nearby Wiltshire is...
source: Bristol Post

2019-01-22 19:05
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