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Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng vows to end 'cycle of stagnation' in mini-budget

Fri, 09/23/2022 - 09:54
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng announces the biggest tax cuts since 1988 in a major change of economic policy.

737 MAX: Boeing to pay $200m over charges it misled investors

Fri, 09/23/2022 - 03:47
US regulators said the firm and its former boss misled investors following two fatal crashes.

The firms making flour from mushrooms and cauliflower

Fri, 09/23/2022 - 00:14
The search for wheat alternatives is being driven by a demand for healthier diets and food security.

Bosses think workers do less from home, says Microsoft

Fri, 09/23/2022 - 00:06
A new survey from Microsoft suggests that workers and bosses disagree about productivity.

Avanti West Coast boosts services after timetables cut

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 20:33
Avanti West Coast says services will be further boosted once 100 new drivers complete training.

Tesla ordered to recall more than a million US cars

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 18:05
The US car-safety watchdog says a window glitch is affecting all four Tesla models.

National Insurance rise to be reversed in November

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 16:39
The 1.25% rise will be reversed from 6 November and a levy to fund health and social care will be axed.

Rail strikes: New date set for 40,000 workers to walk out

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 16:36
It will come a week after an even bigger strike when just 10% of UK train services will run.

Mini-budget: When is it and what could be in it?

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 15:44
The chancellor is expected to announce tax cuts to help boost the economy.

Manchester United announce net loss of £115.5m for 2021-22

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 13:35
Manchester United announce a net loss of £115.5m for the 2021-22 season even though revenues rose by 18% to £583.2m.

UK may already be in recession, says Bank of England

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 13:31
The warning comes as the Bank raises interest rates to 2.25% - the highest level for 14 years.

UK fracking ban lifted, government announces

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 10:37
Scientific review into fracking concludes there is still a limited understanding of impacts.

Sri Lanka: Inflation rate jumps to 70.2% in August

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 04:48
The South Asian nation is facing its worst economic crisis since independence from the UK in 1948.

Trumps inflated net worth by billions, says NY state lawsuit

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 02:18
Along with three of his children, the ex-president is accused of lying to "unjustly enrich himself".

Universal Credit rules to be tightened under chancellor's plans

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 00:39
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng is expected to announce a welfare shake-up to 'get Britain working again'.

Plan to lift fracking ban with review of seismic level

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 00:19
A report on the risk of fracking-linked earthquakes is due as ministers seek to boost energy supplies.

UK interest rates: Rise expected and what that means for you

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 00:07
The Bank of England will announce its decision later with a seventh consecutive rise expected.

Real Living Wage rises to £10.90 an hour

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 00:06
A rate increase for the voluntary scheme has been brought forward due to the rising cost of living.

Pet perks tempt staff back into the office

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 00:02
Some businesses are giving staff incentives to get them back into the workplace.

BT Group: Hundreds of 999 call handlers to join strikes

Wed, 09/21/2022 - 22:05
Emergency call centre staff will join 40,000 BT workers walking out in October, their union says.

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