April 26, 2022

Russia to suspend natural gas supplies to Poland and Bulgaria over roubles

Russia is suspending natural gas supplies to Poland and Bulgaria due to the countries' refusal over a demand to pay in Russian roubles, according to Warsaw officials.
April 26, 2022

Serious Fraud Office ‘operation’ targets Sanjeev Gupta’s GFG Alliance amid Greensill fallout

The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has launched an "operation" at offices within Sanjeev Gupta's GFG Alliance empire amid the fallout from the collapse of major funding provider Greensill Capital last year.
April 26, 2022

Three lifeboats sent to P&O ferry with ‘mechanical issue’ in Irish Sea

Three lifeboats have been launched to help a P&O ferry that has developed a "mechanical issue" in the Irish Sea.
April 26, 2022

Crisis-hit medical AI firm Sensyne axes two-thirds of workforce

Sensyne Health, the London-listed medical technology firm that was rescued from the brink of collapse this month, is to axe two-thirds of its workforce.
April 26, 2022

HSBC pauses share buyback amid economic uncertainty

HSBC announced on Tuesday it would halt stock buybacks for the year following disappointing financial results, triggering a 3.6% drop in its share price.
April 26, 2022

Primark plots price hikes as sales rise 59% in first half of financial year

Primark has warned it will raise prices on selected lines later this year as it battles to maintain margins in the face of rising costs.
April 26, 2022

National debt interest payments rise to record £70bn

Interest payments on the national debt rose to their highest level ever last year, as the UK’s public finances reel from the huge cost of the pandemic. 
April 26, 2022

Boots owner sets mid-May deadline for suitors’ £5bn bids

The owner of Boots has set a mid-May deadline for final bids for Britain's high street chemist as it battles an array of economic headwinds which threaten to depress its valuation.
April 26, 2022

Jeff Bezos questions Musk’s ties to China ahead of Twitter takeover

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has asked whether Elon Musk's deal to buy Twitter will give China "a bit of leverage" over the platform.
April 26, 2022

Heathrow Airport says no profits this year as travel remains turbulent

Heathrow Airport has said it will be unable to make a profit this year, with airlines already cancelling flights for the autumn.
April 26, 2022

Driver furious at police for seizing his white van but motorists are divided

A DRIVER is furious at police for seizing his white van - but motorists can't agree if they were in the right.
April 26, 2022

Land Rover becomes the most loved automotive brand in the UK

LAND ROVER has become the most loved automotive brand in the UK, according to new research.