The Bank of England has kept interest rates at a record low of 0.5%, despite signs that the UK economy is improving. The decision was widely expected, given governor Mark Carney's pronouncements that the Bank would not even consider raising rates until ...
Blockbuster, the DVD and games rental chain that went into administration in January, is to close a further 62 stores with the loss of 427 jobs, the firm's administrators have said.
by CLARE WEIR - 05 December 2013. Pig farmers in Northern Ireland are to benefit from a new multi-million pound trade deal signed in China by Prime Minister David Cameron.
More than 30,000 new cars sold in Britain this year were hybrid, electric or other non-conventional diesel or petrol vehicles, new figures show.
Computer giant Hewlett-Packard is set to cut more than 1,000 jobs in the UK as part of a global downsizing, the company announced today.