The pound weakened from near a two-year high against the dollar after the Bank of England kept interest rates at a record low. Gilts outperformed U.S.
Blockbuster went into administration in October for the second time this year. Photograph: Katie Collins/PA. Blockbuster is set to disappear from the British high street with the loss of more than 1,200 jobs, after administrators failed to find a buyer for the DVD ...
Bruno Guillon, chief executive of Mulberry, hit out at the level of discounting on the British high street as the luxury goods group announced a 28 per cent fall in first half pre-tax profit.
Almost 100 years of motoring history will be torn up today when the Chancellor abolishes the traditional car tax disc. From October next year, motorists will no longer have to display their road tax in the windscreen of their vehicles.
David Cameron has piled on pressure on China to stamp out the illegal trade in ivory. He invited President Xi Jinping to a conference on the crisis to be hosted by Prince William.