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 is to shut 62 more stores across the UK resulting in 427 further job losses after going into administration. The embattled retailer had already announced that 102 stores were to be scrapped with a loss of 634 jobs.
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.
Hewlett Packard has cut a further 1,100 jobs in Britain as the government outsourcing contracts that once sustained the technology industry dry up and PC sales plummet.