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Next rescues fashion chain Joules saving 1,450 jobs

2 hours 47 min ago
Next says it will keep about 100 Joules stores open, but 19 will be closed with immediate effect.

Brexit added £210 to household food bills, LSE says

5 hours 21 min ago
A new study suggests extra red tape and checks pushed up food bills in the UK over two years.

Ford reveals £125m Halewood electric vehicle parts plant boost

7 hours 47 min ago
Ford hopes 70% of the electric vehicles it sells will be powered by its Merseyside factory by 2026.

House price growth slowing sharply, Nationwide says

10 hours 46 min ago
Higher interest rates are hitting potential buyers, the lender says, and the market will remain subdued.

Foxconn: iPhone maker offers payments for finding new workers

12 hours 57 min ago
Apple has warned shipments of the iPhone 14 would be delayed due to Covid-19 restrictions.

Ex-FTX boss Bankman-Fried: 'I didn't try to commit fraud'

15 hours 20 min ago
Sam Bankman-Fried says he has almost no money left after the collapse of the global crypto exchange.

'Israeli women and their Gulf sisters are so similar'

17 hours 55 min ago
How a women's business forum is forging trade ties between Israel, the UAE and Bahrain.

Paying for the basics is pushing people into debt, charity says

18 hours 51 sec ago
Citizens Advice says homeowners and pensioners are among those increasingly seeking debt advice.

Why energy firm Bulb's collapse may cost you £200

18 hours 1 min ago
Each of the UK's 31 million taxpayers may have to pay £200 to bail out the failed energy company.

US signals shift to slower interest rate increases

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 22:32
Markets soared after the Federal Reserve signalled a shift in its inflation fight.

EU warns Elon Musk of possible Twitter ban under new rules

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 20:45
Twitter risks a ban if it is not in compliance with EU rules on targeted adverts and disinformation.

UK strikes digital trade deal with Ukraine

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 20:09
The agreement is expected to improve cooperation on cyber security, AI and new technologies.

Transport secretary says North's railways have a real problem to solve

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 19:46
The transport secretary says he is "focused" on trying to improve services in the North of England.

Date set for Octopus to buy failed energy firm Bulb

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 16:29
The sale of failed energy supplier Bulb nears completion, but legal challenges could still derail it.

South Staffs Water reveals data hack

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 13:41
Account numbers used for direct debit payments could have been hacked, South Staffordshire PLC says.

HSBC to shut 114 branches as more people bank online

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 13:13
Banks have closed hundreds of branches in recent years as more people bank online and lenders cut costs.

Eurostar security staff to strike in run-up to Christmas

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 13:07
Members of the RMT union will walk out for four days in the run-up to 25 December in a row over pay.

Coffee prices jump as food inflation hits new high

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 10:14
Meat, eggs and dairy also shot up, the British Retail Consortium says, forecasting a "bleak" winter".

China Covid: Factory activity shrinks more than expected

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 04:43
Zero-Covid policy and slowing global demand are putting the country's economy under pressure.

Twitter ends Covid misinformation policy under Musk

Wed, 11/30/2022 - 02:59
The Twitter website says it stopped enforcing its misleading information policy on 23 November.