A year since Whirlpool issued safety alert, Which? says customers subjected to slow and inadequate service. Fire damage to a flat in Shepherd's Bush, London, caused by a faulty tumble dryer.
The Resolution Foundation has warned that exploitation of agency staff in the labour market remains unaddressed. Photograph: Lauren Hurley/PA.
Britain could continue to trade freely in Europe through the bloc's customs union despite the Brexit vote, the international trade minister has said.
Dec 5 (Reuters) - Online estate agent Purplebricks Group Plc has seen a sharp rise in six-month profit as its low fixed-cost business model helped it weather the turmoil hitting its bricks-and-mortar rivals since Britain voted to leave the European Union.
Philip Hammond was explicit in his Autumn Statement about the need to crack down on tax avoiders. “We must constantly be alert to new threats to our tax base - and be willing to move swiftly to counter them,” the chancellor said, echoing one of the ...