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UK economy grows by 0.6%, chancellor remains upbeat

Wed, 27 Jul 2016

GDP growth beats expectations


4 ways London businesses can make the most of flexible working this summer

Tue, 26 Jul 2016

Think beofre bricks and mortar office space

Gatwick Express

Fire near Gatwick leads to major travel disruption

Tue, 26 Jul 2016

Delays to last throughout the day

Businress deal

Charles Taylor buys specialist firm

Tue, 26 Jul 2016

Deal of the day

Public speaking

How Brexit could affect your career

Tue, 26 Jul 2016

Infographic of the week


Double-whammy: Brexit could leave the UK facing Brain Drain and dearth of foreign talent

Tue, 26 Jul 2016

Britain’s loss would be Ireland, the US and Canada’s major gain

Bernie Ecclestone

Bernie Ecclestone's mother-in-law kidnapped in Brazil

Tue, 26 Jul 2016

Kidnappers demand £28m ransom


Greencore in yummy deal for sandwich maker

Mon, 25 Jul 2016

Deal of the day

Flexible working

Over 100,000 Londoners are NOT working from the office today - here's why

Mon, 25 Jul 2016

Flexible working intiative goes ahead today

William Hill

Rank Group and 888 Holdings poised to buy William Hill

Mon, 25 Jul 2016

News comes after William Hill CEO quit last week


Verizon to clinch Yahoo in $5bn deal

Mon, 25 Jul 2016

Sale expected to be confirmed today

Sir Philip Green

Rude, unprofessional and bad-tempered: Sir Philip Green blasted by MPs for BHS collapse

Mon, 25 Jul 2016

Damning report lashes out at BHS billionaire

Public speaking

How to nail public speaking

Fri, 22 Jul 2016

Nick Gold, managing director of Speakers Corner on how to ensure everything’s alright on the night

Boris Johnson

Foreign embassy staff in hot water after human trafficking and child sex offences surface

Fri, 22 Jul 2016

The Foreign Office yesterday said diplomatic staff working in embassies in Britain have been accused of committing 11 “serious and significant” human trafficking and child sex offences.


Brexit forces economy down to eight-year low

Fri, 22 Jul 2016

EU vote costs Britain big time

Mike Ashley

MPs launch blistering attack on Mike Ashley for running a "Victorian workhouse"

Fri, 22 Jul 2016

BIS to visit Sports Direct’s base in Shirebrook


Breedon believes in future deals

Fri, 22 Jul 2016 |Updated: Fri, 22 Jul 2016

Deal of the day


HSBC trader released on $1m bill amid $3.5bn currency probe

Thu, 21 Jul 2016

Johnson left HSBC in 2011


Oil Search yields to ExxonMobil

Thu, 21 Jul 2016

Discrepancy between the two offers


Mondelez interested in Cadbury license

Thu, 21 Jul 2016

Deal of the day


Londoners least friendly of all Brits

Thu, 21 Jul 2016

Scots are the friendliest


The highest paying companies in London revealed

Thu, 21 Jul 2016

From Markit to Monitise


Back to your roots: Local brands are once again in favour

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 |Updated: Thu, 21 Jul 2016

Why the ‘global’ brand concept has become tainted

Property bubble

Most bizarre exports revealed

Wed, 20 Jul 2016

From lemon curd from Kenya to human hair from Israel


BT outage hits thousands of customers

Wed, 20 Jul 2016

Fault at London site blamed for issue

Hyde Park

Police officer stabbed in Hyde Park water fight

Wed, 20 Jul 2016

Five more officers injured

Donald Trump

Trump triumphs and secures Republican nomination for US president

Wed, 20 Jul 2016

He’s now one step closer to US premiership


Why banks and fintechs are the ultimate “frenemies”

Wed, 20 Jul 2016

Tech companies raised $1bn in investment last year


Arcadia may object to second BHS administrator

Tue, 19 Jul 2016

BHS saga rumbles on


Hic! Deliveroo launches alcohol service

Tue, 19 Jul 2016

Deliveroo began trialling standalone alcohol merchants in spring 2016


BCA extends capability

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 |Updated: Tue, 19 Jul 2016

Deal of the day


Could Hobbycraft be sold?

Mon, 18 Jul 2016

How much money will it fetch?


Smart meter leader comes up for sale

Mon, 18 Jul 2016

Deal of the day

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