A record eight million people are believed to have �slipped away� from festivities on Christmas Day to take advantage of online sales.
The UK is now the world's fifth largest economy, pushing France into sixth place, according to a new analysis by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR), which showed that the Britain's Great Recession decline was not as severe as ...
The ruble fell, trimming a weekly rally that drove the currency up the most since in 16 years as the government ordered Russian exporters to reduce their foreign-currency holdings to shore up confidence.
Two-thirds working women in the UK are not allowed by their bosses to vary their starting and finishing times. Photograph: Stockbroker/Alamy.
For anyone planning to book a holiday over the festive period, a survey has revealed which destinations are cheaper now than they were two years ago.