September 17, 2018

Train delays at 12-year high as new timetables hit services

British trains are the latest they have been since 2006, figures have revealed.
September 17, 2018

Jaguar workers moved to 3-day week until Christmas

Jaguar Land Rover, the largest carmaker in the UK, has moved workers at its Solihull plant on to a three-day week schedule until Christmas.
September 17, 2018

Is IMF’s Brexit verdict music to Hammond’s ears?

As I left the press conference today where Christine Lagarde had just warned of the economic consequences of a "no deal" Brexit, a fellow journalist sidled up to me and muttered: "Hammond could hardly have scripted that better."
September 17, 2018

AR start-up Blippar raises another £28m

Blippar, one of Britain's most-hyped technology start-ups is raising another $37m (£28.2m) from investors amid mounting losses.
September 17, 2018

All Brexit outcomes will cost the UK, IMF says

All Brexit outcomes will entail costs for the UK economy, the International Monetary Fund says.
September 17, 2018

BCC revises down UK growth forecast over Brexit

The British Chamber of Commerce has downgraded its near-term growth predictions for the UK economy, citing uncertainty around the country's prospective departure from the EU.
September 17, 2018

Amazon investigates claims staff sold customer data

Amazon is investigating claims that some of its staff sold confidential customer data to third party companies.
September 16, 2018

Learning People attracts new backing from Talis

One of London's leading backers of technology start-ups is leading a multimillion pound investment in Learning People, an online training company which its backers believes is well-placed to capitalise on the explosion in corporate demand for cybersecu...
September 15, 2018

HoF turmoil spurs new bid to find buyer for Coast

The owner of Coast, the women's fashion retailer, ‎has accelerated plans to find a buyer after being hit by the fallout from House of Fraser's (HoF) recent collapse into administration.
September 15, 2018

Waitrose’s bag ban will save 550 tons of plastic

Waitrose is to remove all plastic bags by next March saving around 550 tons of plastic a year.
September 14, 2018

Carney: ‘Chequers deal could boost economy by £16bn’

The Bank of England governor has reportedly said Britain's economy could enjoy a boost worth billions if Theresa May secures a deal with the EU based on her Chequers plan.
September 14, 2018

Lehman Brothers ‘was a victim’ of 2008 crash, says ex-boss

It's not hard to find the relics of Lehman Brothers.