September 7, 2018

Will emerging markets’ summer slump go West?

It's been a rotten week for stock markets across the globe.
September 7, 2018

Elon Musk smokes weed as he discusses AI on podcast

Tech tycoon Elon Musk sipped whiskey, smoked weed and suggested "love is the answer" to humanity's woes as he appeared on a two-hour podcast with comedian Joe Rogan.
September 7, 2018

Waterstones buys Foyles in fightback against Amazon

Bookshop chain Waterstones is buying rival Foyles for an undisclosed sum as part of the "fightback against online and e-reading", its boss has said.
September 7, 2018

BA promises compensation after 380,000 hit by hack

British Airways has promised to compensate customers following a major hack that compromised the bank card information of around 380,000 customers.
September 7, 2018

Greene King scores high in World Cup drinking stakes

A warm summer and the World Cup provided pub chain and brewer Greene King "positive momentum" for a boost in sales, the company revealed in its latest trading update.
September 6, 2018

BA calls in police as customer data hacked

British Airways says personal and financial details have been compromised in a customer data theft from its website.
September 6, 2018

Tax cut scrapped for 3m self-employed workers

A planned tax cut for millions of self-employed workers has been scrapped by Chancellor Philip Hammond.
September 6, 2018

Tax cut scrapped for 3m self-employed workers

A planned tax cut for millions of self-employed workers has been scrapped by Chancellor Philip Hammond.
September 6, 2018

Lloyds buyout bosses to reap huge NEC windfalls

The executives who run Lloyds Banking Group's private equity arm could receive a collective windfall of more than £100m from a sale of the NEC Group, one of Britain's biggest live events and exhibitions operators.
September 6, 2018

New visas to plug UK’s fruit-picking shortfall

British farmers will be given the green light to recruit up to 2,500 migrants a year to alleviate labour shortages.
September 6, 2018

Apple’s takeover of Shazam cleared by EU

Apple's £286m takeover of UK-based music app Shazam has been cleared by EU regulators.
September 6, 2018

UK music industry sounds Brexit warning

The music industry has warned the success of UK artists will be threatened by a bad Brexit deal.