Category: World news

Pound sterling slump after Brexit vote leads to sharp decline in hotel closures
Business
8 views
Business
8 views

Pound sterling slump after Brexit vote leads to sharp decline in hotel closures

admin - November 16, 2017

There has been an 18 per cent fall in the number of UK hotel insolvencies in the last year as…

Labour accuses Chancellor of failing to ‘get a grip’ on tax avoidance by letting major firms keep £700m
Business
2 views
Business
2 views

Labour accuses Chancellor of failing to ‘get a grip’ on tax avoidance by letting major firms keep £700m

admin - November 16, 2017

Philip Hammond has been urged to “get a grip” on tax avoidance as measures to tackle the practice among rich and…

Business
3 views

Why the economic forecasts for Britain are so apocalyptic – and how much Brexit is to blame

admin - November 13, 2017

The economic headlines of the past 48 hours have been thoroughly miserable, if not apocalyptic. “Treasury forecaster delivers worst economic…

London goes from being region with smallest gender pay gap to having the greatest, shows data
Business
23 views
Business
23 views

London goes from being region with smallest gender pay gap to having the greatest, shows data

admin - November 12, 2017

London has gone from being the UK’s region with the narrowest gender pay gap two decades ago to being the…

Donald Trump’s defence of Roy Moore over child sex allegations deepens Republican divisions
Business
3 views
Business
3 views

Donald Trump’s defence of Roy Moore over child sex allegations deepens Republican divisions

admin - November 11, 2017

By the time Senator Mitch McConnell, the majority leader, made the last of his repeated pleas to President Donald Trump…

Terry’s Chocolate Oranges double in price since last Christmas
Business
4 views
Business
4 views

Terry’s Chocolate Oranges double in price since last Christmas

admin - November 3, 2017

The price of festive favourite Terry’s Chocolate has almost doubled in price since last Christmas. While the confectionery industry has…

Alt-right Trump supporters and left-wing Bernie Sanders fans should join together to defeat capitalism
Business
2 views
Business
2 views

Alt-right Trump supporters and left-wing Bernie Sanders fans should join together to defeat capitalism

admin - November 3, 2017

Sometimes, the best way to appreciate a piece of news is to read it alongside another piece of news –…

Business
2 views

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s engagement announcement in full

admin - November 2, 2017

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms Meghan Markle. The…

Business
1 views

Budget: Worst growth in decades pushes Philip Hammond to inject £25bn into economy

admin - November 2, 2017

Britain faces its worst period of economic growth in more than half a century after official data revealed a country…

Ivana Trump says President ‘misses his old life’ playing golf and flying to Mar-a-Lago
Business
2 views
Business
2 views

Ivana Trump says President ‘misses his old life’ playing golf and flying to Mar-a-Lago

admin - November 1, 2017

Ivana Trump has hinted that her ex-husband was "missing his old life" and that Melania Trump "went bananas" when she declared herself…