January 7, 2022

After 46 years, Scottish nuclear power plant shuts down

One of Scotland's two nuclear power plants has shut down after almost 46 years of generating electricity.
January 7, 2022

US jobs recovery stalls even as it chalks up record annual employment growth

The US jobs recovery stalled at the end of last year even as official figures confirmed annual record growth in employment numbers.
January 7, 2022

Oil and gas companies operating in North Sea to cash in ‘near record’ income as energy prices skyrocket

Oil and gas companies operating in the UK's North Sea are expected to report "near record" income in 2021 and 2022 as the price of energy skyrockets.
January 7, 2022

From gas pipelines to Bitcoin mines: why Kazakhstan upheaval could have global implications

The upheaval in Kazakhstan threatens to have far-reaching economic implications.
January 7, 2022

Cider maker sees festive sales hopes turn flat as Omicron rules bite

The company behind the Magners and Bulmers cider brands has revealed that trading was hit last month as restrictions to tackle the spread of Omicron drained festive sales to bars and pubs.
January 7, 2022

Spike in holiday bookings as pre-departure tests scrapped

Holiday bookings have seen a sharp bounce-back after the lifting of travel restrictions unleashed pent-up demand for breaks, the boss of travel operator Jet2 has said.
January 7, 2022

Statins side effects: Two alarming but ‘common’ reactions to taking atorvastatin

STATINS might be necessary to control cholesterol levels that would otherwise put you at significant risk of a heart attack or stroke. The medication, however, doesn't come without its own risks.
January 7, 2022

Virgin tycoon Branson to launch SPAC on European stock exchange

Sir Richard Branson is to launch his first European blank cheque company as the Virgin Group tycoon continues to tap public market investors to find takeover targets.
January 7, 2022

High cholesterol: The creamy food which could lower levels by around 10%

HIGH cholesterol happens when you have too much of a fatty substance called cholesterol in your blood. This can block your blood vessels and lead to heart disease and stroke, the NHS warns. There's one creamy food available in grocery stores which can ...
January 7, 2022

Cost of living: Households dip into savings as prices soar

Data released by the Office for National Statistics shows 25% of people whose cost of living had increased in the last month are using their savings to fund the rise.
January 7, 2022

Michael Mosley shares 3 easy steps to ‘losing belly fat fast’ – avoiding some foods is key

DR MICHAEL MOSLEY is a British journalist, doctor, and author of various diet books. He spoke to Express.co.uk about the three easy steps slimmers can take to reduce belly fat - one of the most "stubborn" areas of the body.
January 7, 2022

Chips are down: McDonald’s limits portions of French fries in Japan for another month

Japanese customers of McDonald's will have to make do with a small portion of fries for another month after supply chain problems.