March 9, 2020

Business directors blame coronavirus fears for fall in confidence

The post-election bounce in business confidence counted on by Boris Johnson has evaporated, according to new figures.
March 9, 2020

Santander raids Nationwide in search for next UK chief

Britain's fifth-biggest bank will this week pave the way for a change of chief executive by raiding Nationwide to hire one of its top managers.
March 9, 2020

BA and Ryanair to stop all Italy flights as lockdown begins

British Airways and Ryanair are to suspend all flights to and from Italy after the entire nation was placed in lockdown in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
March 9, 2020

BA cancels all flights to and from Italy as nation goes into lockdown

British Airways has cancelled all flights to and from Italy after the entire nation was placed in lockdown in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
March 9, 2020

Salary Finance finalises takeover of stricken Neyber

An award-winning British technology start-up backed by Goldman Sachs has been sold to its biggest rival after being forced to call in administrators.
March 9, 2020

FTSE 100 in biggest fall since 2008 financial crisis on coronavirus fears

The FTSE 100 leading index of shares in London has closed the day down 7.7% - its biggest single-day fall since the 2008 financial crisis.
March 9, 2020

FTSE 100 in biggest fall since 2008 financial crisis on coronavirus fears

The FTSE 100 leading index of shares in London has closed the day down 7.7% - its biggest single-day fall since the 2008 financial crisis.
March 9, 2020

Coronavirus: Scammers con face mask buyers out of £800k

Fraudsters have swindled more than £800,000 out of people who attempted to buy protective face masks amid fears over the coronavirus outbreak.
March 9, 2020

Chinese firm Jingye Group completes takeover of British Steel

The takeover of British Steel by a Chinese firm has been completed, saving 3,200 jobs in the UK.
March 9, 2020

Builder, 25, dies after flying to Turkey for cheap gastric band operation

Joe Thornley weighed 22 stone and was desperate to lose weight when he had the budget £3,000 surgery in Istanbul last year
March 9, 2020

Coronavirus ‘shock’ may cost £760bn and spark global recession

Households and businesses must brace themselves for a global recession, the United Nations' economic body has warned.
March 9, 2020

Woman with anorexia who survived on a handful of breadsticks was left feeling like a ‘walking corpse’

She dropped to just 6st