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Sir Philip Green's Arcadia facing crucial week

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 01:21
The British retail tycoon makes a final effort to stave off administration or breakup of the group.

'Before we knew it this little website had 350,000 users'

Mon, 06/03/2019 - 00:39
How Houzz went from side project to global phenomenon in less than a decade.

BA resumes flights to Pakistan after decade-long suspension

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 10:16
Flights to the country were suspended after a hotel bombing in 2008.

Boeing 737 Max: Regulators seek co-operation over plane safety

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 09:54
Airlines fear splits between regulators over the plane's safety could further damage their industry.

Tamagotchi returns in wave of 1990s nostalgia toy joy

Sun, 06/02/2019 - 00:10
Childhood memories are powerful feelings that brands can target as 1990s goods make a comeback.

Government targets 'shameful' funeral plan sale tactics

Sat, 06/01/2019 - 22:26
Companies that pressure people into buying funeral plans could face criminal charges in future.

What is the least valuable British coin ever?

Sat, 06/01/2019 - 02:28
Is the current 1p piece the least valuable British coin since the currency was unified in 1707?

Lettings fee ban brings cheer to tenants

Sat, 06/01/2019 - 00:20
A new law begins saving renters in England from big upfront fees, but landlords say rents could rise.

HMRC leads number spoofing crackdown to prevent fraud

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 23:12
Fraudsters have manipulated caller number displays to show actual tax authority's phone numbers.

'We had to pay two grand before moving in'

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 23:07
"We had to pay £2,000 to move in," says tenant. But now letting agents are banned from charging administrative fees.

China's tariff hikes on US goods come into force

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 18:47
The retaliatory taxes on US goods come into force amid China's threat to blacklist some US firms.

Sir Philip Green charged with assault in US

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 18:35
British retail tycoon Sir Philip Green is charged in the US with four counts of misdemeanour assault.

India loses place as world's fastest-growing economy

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 15:52
India falls behind China after growth in the first three months of 2019 slowed to 5.8%.

Trump's threat of Mexico trade war sends markets lower

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 15:32
Wall Street follows European markets lower as fears of Mexico trade war hits shares in carmakers.

What is really happening with India's economy?

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 15:12
What is happening with India's economy? There's a raging controversy over how GDP data is collected.

UK in two-week coal-free record

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 11:51
The UK has not used coal to generate electricity since 17 May, the longest period since the 1880s,

Scots weather helps drive Mountain Warehouse expansion

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 10:27
Mountain Warehouse says it has plans for new stores in Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Inverness.

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg 'survives' leadership vote

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 09:58
Some shareholders wanted Facebook's chairman and chief executive to step down from one of his roles.

House prices slip in May in subdued market

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 08:49
Nationwide building society said "uncertainty" would weigh on the housing market.

JP Morgan to pay historic settlement in paternity leave case

Fri, 05/31/2019 - 05:36
The Wall Street bank will pay $5m to settle a paternity case which lawyers say is the first of its kind.