Millions of young workers will be unable to retire until they reach 70 under new government rules. An overhaul of the state retirement system announced on Thursday will mean that people now under 50 will have to work even longer than they had previously ...
Technology giant Hewlett Packard plans to slash more than 1,100 jobs at UK sites in the new year, union leaders claim. Unite said the US-based firm will axe 1,124 posts in Bracknell, Berks, Warrington and Sheffield, as well as home workers.
Subsidies for onshore wind farm and solar energy projects that have provoked controversy in many rural constituencies are to be cut, the Government announced today.
As the British government aims to dispose of its stake in Eurostar, the company is setting its sights on a major expansion that could involve new domestic service in coming years.
Problems in Korea and weaker global markets have prompted Standard Chartered to warn that its ten-year growth spurt would end this year.