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Shell chief's pay doubles to 143 times average UK employee's

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:28
Ben van Beurden's £17m pay is now 143 times larger than the average Shell employee in the UK.

Chancellor needs 'an urgent spending review', IFS says

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 10:26
Key financing issues must be addressed quickly, the Institute of Fiscal Studies says.

Exit fee crackdown on investment fund supermarkets

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:41
A ban or cap on exit fees would allow investors to switch more easily between investment platforms, FCA says.

Construction company Dawnus 'in administration'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:39
Subcontractors of Swansea-based firm Dawnus say they have been told the company is in administration.

Govia Thameslink fined record £5m over timetable chaos

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 09:34
The rail regulator fines Govia Thameslink a record £5m for weeks of chaos caused by a new timetable.

Brexit: Does NI tariffs plan violate WTO law?

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 06:38
BBC News NI assesses if the UK's no-deal Brexit plan to avoid a hard Irish border breaches WTO law.

Boeing grounded: What it means for air travel

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 04:44
Countries and airlines around the world have grounded Boeing 737 Max flights over safety concerns.

Trump: Boeing 737 Max planes grounded

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:35
US President Donald Trump announces the grounding of Boeing 737 Max planes after the Ethiopian Airlines disaster in Addis Ababa which killed 157 people.

China foreign investment: How doing business will change

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:15
China's new foreign investment law is an apparent attempt to placate the US amid trade war talks.

Jaguar Land Rover recalls 44,000 cars over emissions

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:07
Land Rover, Range Rover and Jaguar models are affected by the UK recall, the firm says.

Classic car industry fears Trump and Brexit roadblock

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:05
Classic car sales have slowed sharply, as President Trump ponders tariffs and Brexit hits confidence.

Brexit uncertainty 'holds back house moves'

Thu, 03/14/2019 - 00:01
Surveyors say that the Brexit impasse means buyers and sellers are "sitting tight", according to a report.

Mike Ashley refers Debenhams board to regulator over profit warning

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 23:02
Sports Direct accuses the board of giving misleading advice to investors, which Debenhams denies.

Pound jumps to nine-month high

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 22:18
Sterling rises more than 2% after Parliament rejects a no-deal Brexit.

US to ground all Boeing crash aircraft

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 19:20
It follows the lead of many other countries after two Boeing 737 Max 8 crashes in five months.

Canada joins ban on Boeing crash aircraft

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 16:34
The country is the latest to temporarily ban flights of the aircraft following a crash on Sunday.

Thomas Cook plane crop top passenger 'told to cover up'

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 16:10
Emily O'Connor claimed Thomas Cook cabin crew said her crop top and trousers "caused offence".

Hammond sets June date for new border e-gate checks

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 15:45
More overseas visitors, including from the US, Australia, and South Korea, to use e-gates from June.

Warehouses thriving from Brexit stockpiling

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 13:49
Warehouse owner Alan Ferguson says fears of a no-deal Brexit have brought "a 50% uplift in demand".

Spring Statement: Economy to grow at slowest pace since 2009

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 13:27
Economic growth this year is forecast be the slowest since the financial crisis, the Chancellor says.