September 22, 2021

Global stock markets recover ground as crisis-hit Evergrande reveals bond settlement

Global stock market values are climbing after a massive Chinese company, seen as having the largest debt pile in the world, was able to sooth worries over its imminent future.
September 22, 2021

Shapps hints work to axe PCR tests for vaccinated holidaymakers is aiming for October half-term

Grant Shapps has said the government is "working as quickly as possible" to scrap PCR tests for fully vaccinated international travellers.
September 22, 2021

Shapps hints work to axe PCR tests for vaccinated holidaymakers is aiming for October half-term

Grant Shapps has said the government is "working as quickly as possible" to scrap PCR tests for fully vaccinated international travellers.
September 22, 2021

Soaring gas prices may not be temporary and more suppliers could go bust, Ofgem chief warns

Soaring gas prices may not be temporary and more energy suppliers could go out of business in the coming months, the chief executive of Ofgem has warned.
September 22, 2021

More than 70 cargo ships queue outside Californian ports amid surge in US imports

Around 70 cargo ships are queuing outside two of the biggest ports in the US due to the increasing demand for imported goods.
September 22, 2021

Waste management start-up Recycleye taps investors as COP26 looms

A London-based company which uses artificial intelligence to transform waste into reuseable resources is raising millions of pounds from investors amid frenzied interest in the sector.
September 22, 2021

Igloo melts as energy supplier casualty list mounts

Igloo Energy is close to being added to the list of supplier casualties as the fallout from surging gas prices continues to shrink the number of players operating in UK’s domestic energy market.
September 22, 2021

President Xi vows to end Chinese funding of coal plants abroad

China will stop funding new coal-fire projects abroad, President Xi Jinping announced at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).
September 22, 2021

Netflix acquires Roald Dahl’s company to bring new films and shows to streaming service

Streaming giant Netflix has bought the Roald Dahl Story Company - a deal which includes the author's entire back catalogue that will bring films, shows and potentially games to the broadcaster.
September 22, 2021

Deal to support US-owned CO2 producer could cost taxpayer ‘tens of millions’

The government could end up giving tens of millions of pounds of taxpayers' money to an American company to help it restart carbon dioxide production at two plants, a minister has told Sky News.
September 22, 2021

Pret a Manger ends office focus and targets new post-COVID future with hiring spree

Pret A Manger has revealed plans to hire 3,000 staff through a post-coronavirus strategy that will see it target sales away from city centre offices after a pandemic driven slump.
September 22, 2021

More than £1bn in state pensions underpaid due to ‘repeated human errors’

More than £1bn-worth of state pensions have been underpaid due to repeated human errors which were almost inevitable amid complex rules and outdated IT systems, a spending watchdog has said.