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Train strikes: Series of walkouts from Saturday suspended

Fri, 11/04/2022 - 18:01
The RMT union had been planning to walk out on 5, 7 and 9 November in a dispute over pay.

US jobs growth solid but slowing amid inflation fight

Fri, 11/04/2022 - 14:29
The news comes as the economy remains a top concern for voters ahead of the midterm elections.

Workers at Heathrow to strike in World Cup run-up

Fri, 11/04/2022 - 11:32
A union says 700 workers at the UK's biggest airport will walk out for three days from 18 November.

Avanti West Coast: Rail boss apologises for recent disruption

Fri, 11/04/2022 - 07:27
Avanti West Coast and Transpennine Express have been criticised for reduced timetables and cancellations.

Money-off energy scheme launches to avoid blackouts

Fri, 11/04/2022 - 07:01
Households with smart meters could save up to £100 on bills if they cut peak-time use over winter.

Twitter to make job cuts after Elon Musk takeover

Fri, 11/04/2022 - 02:41
The social media giant says staff will be told on Friday whether they are to be laid off.

Sizewell new nuclear plant is under review

Fri, 11/04/2022 - 00:08
The £25bn nuclear project could be delayed or even axed as the government tries to cut spending.

Mortgages: What happens if I miss a payment?

Fri, 11/04/2022 - 00:02
Homeowners are worried about rising mortgage costs - but lenders must help those struggling.

Is it right to raise interest rates in a recession?

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 17:57
An economic downturn would usually mean an easing of rates, but there's inflation to tackle too.

Will people sign up for Netflix's cheaper ad service?

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 17:56
The streaming platform has launched a less expensive streaming option with commercials.

Bank of England: Five things we now know about the UK economy

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 17:38
The Bank of England's outlook for the UK is grim, but some things might not be as bad as first expected.

Glencore ordered to pay millions over Africa oil bribes

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 15:03
A court heard a subsidiary of mining firm Glencore bribed officials with cash flown in on private jets.

Twitter to lose magic with blue tick fee, former exec says

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 12:15
Twitter's former global communications head tells BBC News he is worried about Elon Musk's plans.

Bank of England expects UK to fall into longest ever recession

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 12:06
The Bank of England raises rate to 3% from 2.25% as it warns UK faces a "challenging" two-year slump.

Bounty bars removed from Celebrations tubs in trial

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 11:45
Mars Wrigley is removing the treat from some tubs after finding 40% of people hate the coconut-filled sweet.

Life tough for millions of households, says Sainsbury's boss

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 08:21
The supermarket reports a fall in profits and says shoppers are "watching every penny and every pound".

One in four have accents mocked at work - survey

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 05:32
Almost half of those surveyed have also faced jibes over their accents in a social setting.

TikTok says staff in China can access UK and EU user data

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 05:05
The Chinese social media giant said the policy is "based on a demonstrated need to do their job".

House prices: What happens when they fall?

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 01:43
How could rising interest rates affect the housing market around the UK?

Cost of living: The homebuyers anxious about their mortgages

Thu, 11/03/2022 - 01:17
Three people from Derby tell BBC News how they will be affected by the Bank of England base rate hike.

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