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Nord Stream: Sweden finds new leak in Russian gas pipeline

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 09:58
The EU says the leaks are caused by sabotage and promises the "strongest possible response".

Tax cuts are right plan for economy, says Liz Truss

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 09:47
The prime minister insists her plans will boost long-term growth, despite resulting market turmoil.

Next warns weaker pound could prolong cost of living pressures

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 09:01
The retailer says many clothing and homeware factories price goods in dollars, so costs are likely to rise.

Government is 'undercutting' economic institutions, says former Bank governor

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 06:25
Former Bank of England Governor Mark Carney accused Downing Street of working at cross-purposes with the Bank.

House of Zana owner hopes Zara trademark win will inspire others

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 06:02
Amber Kotrri says since her victory other businesses said they also received letters from Zara.

Markets up after Bank of England bond-buying pledge

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 05:35
The central bank said it will buy £65bn of government bonds after the mini-budget sparked market turmoil.

Optus: How a massive data breach has exposed Australia

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 02:20
Anger rises after 40% of Australians had details stolen in possibly the nation's worst-ever breach.

Beware online car sale scams, consumers warned

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 01:06
A fake car dealership website defrauded victims out of thousands of pounds, BBC investigation finds.

Energy bills: Householders urged to read meters before October price rise

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 01:01
The average annual household energy bill in the UK will rise from £1,971 to £2,500.

Pay gap: Will Gen Z salary-sharing on TikTok make a difference?

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 00:26
Shifting views are tackling the taboo of talking salary - will this help improve pay equity?

Israel's fast-growing trade ties with the UAE

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 00:03
Business between Israel and the UAE is booming two years after the Abraham Accords.

Thousands complain to HMRC about tax repayments

Thu, 09/29/2022 - 00:01
The number of people complaining to HMRC about companies claiming tax repayments on their behalf has tripled in two years, a BBC investigation finds.

Bank emergency move driven by pension fund fears

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 21:53
The tax-cutting plans in Friday's mini-budget sparked turmoil for the UK economy.

Rail strikes: Passengers urged not to travel during walkout

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 18:35
Network Rail say just one in 10 services will run and some areas will have no trains on Saturday.

Draw up plan for cuts, government departments told

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 18:20
The Treasury rejects calls to abandon last week's mini-budget in the face of market turmoil.

Can my mortgage offer be withdrawn? And other questions

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 18:00
BBC News personal-finance correspondent Kevin Peachey answers your mortgage questions.

Emergency Bank move will not solve the problem

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 15:10
This is a huge intervention that will buy the government time but not solve its problems.

How much money is the UK government borrowing?

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 13:55
How does a government borrow money, and when does it have to pay it back?

Bank of England steps in to calm markets

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 12:55
The Bank says it will buy government bonds to prevent a "material risk to UK financial stability".

Mortgage deals withdrawn in record numbers over rate rise fears

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 12:46
The number of mortgage products available has now halved since the start of December.

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