September 10, 2021

Customers face permanent food shortages, warns industry leader

Shoppers face permanent food shortages with the days of being able to get almost any item off the supermarket shelf over, a trade body chief has warned.
September 10, 2021

Billions star Damian Lewis leads stars at finance company’s annual 9/11 charity event

Billions star Damian Lewis has led celebrities taking part in a finance company's annual charity day to raise millions in memory of workers who lost their lives 20 years ago on September 11th.
September 10, 2021

Microsoft venture arm M12 backs UK legal tech start-up Definely

A UK-based legal technology start-up which uses artificial intelligence to shorten labyrinthine contract-drafting processes has drawn backing from Microsoft’s venture arm.
September 10, 2021

Growth slowdown proves government has mountain to climb in COVID recovery

Economic recovery from COVID-19 is not going to be as simple as lifting the restrictions that plunged most of the world into a deep, brief, recession in the first place.
September 10, 2021

9/11 anniversary: The touching charity day legacy in memory of 658 staff killed

Few, if any, businesses and their employees suffered on 11 September 2001 in the way Cantor Fitzgerald and its people did.
September 10, 2021

Amazon offers to pay college fees for 750,000 workers in battle for staff

Amazon has said it will pay college tuition fees for more than 750,000 of its frontline staff in a drive to recruit and retain workers in the face of stiff labour market competition.
September 10, 2021

Shortages and ‘pingdemic’ punish economy as growth slows to just 0.1% in July

Coronavirus measures that forced scores of workers to self-isolate contributed to a bigger than expected slowdown in economic growth in July, according to the UK's largest business lobby group.
September 10, 2021

Oxford AstraZeneca developer says mass booster campaign may not be needed

Professor Dame Sarah Gilbert believes extra vaccine doses should be sent to countries outside the UK
September 9, 2021

Arlo Parks wins 2021 Mercury Prize at the age of 21

London singer songwriter beats Wolf Alice, Celeste and Mogwai to scoop award
September 9, 2021

Nuisance calls and text messages could face huge fines due to data protection reforms

The move comes amid a spike in unwanted marketing calls in the past 18 months
September 9, 2021

UK families spent £46 on card fees alone last year, as companies hit out at government for failing to act

Tens of thousands of businesses across the UK have called on Parliament to tackle soaring card fees which amounted to £46 per household last year.
September 9, 2021

US Justice Department suing Texas over state law that bans abortions

President Joe Biden has said the law is 'almost un-American'