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Bank of America picks post Brexit EU base

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Find out where

Flexible working

Over 200,000 workers will be working flexibly as school holidays begin

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Businesses sign up to the Smarter Working Initiative

Worker stress

London workers claim tiredness hits productivity

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Not everyone is getting 8 hours


Britain’s love of cycling boosts economy

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Cyclist enthusiasts provide a boost to SMEs


Bravissimo ready to crack America

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Hoping to make waves across the pond

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How businesses can address and challenge the gender pay gap

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

BBC pay row highlights huge pay divides


British high street could be set for summer spending spree

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Tourists could splash out £2.4bn


UK consumers have less disposable income due to rising expenses

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Average brit has less to spend than last year

London Film Festival 2014

UK film industry tax relief claims at record high

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

New figures show

New £10 note

Andrea Leadsom mocked for a slip of the tongue

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

See Twitters reaction to the awkward blunder

Citymapper new route

Citymapper to launch a new night rider bus

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

A new night bus for the city

Lunch break

The average person take just 34 minutes for lunch

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

How long is your lunch break?

Met Police

Rates of recorded crime surge in England and Wales

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

Largest annual rise in a decade

Headway Capital

A guide to responding to negative staff reviews on Glassdoor

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

Here’s what you need to know

Grenfell tower

Grenfell Tower new council leader booed at public meeting

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

Five weeks on tensions remain high

Unilever buys seventh generation

Unilever sales rise in first half of 2017

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

Sales increase despite ‘volatile’ market

Facebook logo

Facebook in talks to launch news subscription service

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

A new way to consume news

Sports Direct

Sports Direct profits plummet almost 60 per cent

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

Profit drops at highstreet sportswear chain


North Sea cod certified sustainable after stocks recover

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

Cod can now be eaten with a ‘clear conscious’

Pension piggy bank

Rise in state pension age from 67 to 68 brought forward

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

Millions will have to work an extra year

Wifi, mobile, tablet

TalkTalk's first quarter revenue falls

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

Find out why it fell


BBC stars' pay revealed in annual review

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

Find out who the big earners are

Bill Gates

The ten richest people in the world 2017

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

Who are they?

Business leader

Thierry Vanlancker announced as new CEO of AkzoNobel

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

Here’s what you need to know


Northern Trust will set up its EU bank in Luxembourg

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

Finance firm reveals details

Credit card

Government bans ‘rip off’ credit and debit card surcharges

Wed, 19 Jul 2017

New rules set to come to force

Ed Sheeran

The funniest reactions to Ed Sheeran quitting Twitter

Tue, 18 Jul 2017

What’s your reaction?

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UK traffic controllers face their ‘busiest summer ever’

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

2.4million head off on great summer getaway   

Gatwick airport

Gatwick urges passengers to use approved airport car parks after non-approved company leaves many stranded

Fri, 21 Jul 2017

Closure of the parking company, unaffiliated to the airport, left many passengers without vehicles

Sir Vince Cable

Vince Cable is new Leader of Liberal Democrats

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

He wins one horse race

Theresa May

Theresa May satisfaction rating slumps to all time low

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

‘Worst in history’ for month after general election

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Brussels urges UK for ‘clarity’ after latest round of talks

Thu, 20 Jul 2017

Second round of negotiations took place

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