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 ...
Hewlett-Packard's 20,000 UK staff face uncertainty in the run-up to Christmas after the US giant announced yet more job cuts. In a move described as a 'hammer blow to the UK's IT sector,' HP announced that more than 1,000 jobs are at risk.
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.
Shares in Standard Chartered slumped on Wednesday as the lender braced the markets for its first fall in profits for a decade. Investors were spooked by the profits warning, sending shares down more than 6 per cent to 1338.5p.