TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's industrial output fell in February at the fastest pace in eight months due to declines in production of machinery, cars and electronics in a worrying sign that domestic demand could be faltering.
Sports Direct is responsible for employing nearly one in every five workers in the retail and wholesale sector on a zero hours contract, official data suggests.
An investigation has been launched into fears pension pot details belonging to millions of people are being sold and ending up in the hands of criminals.
RAIL passengers are being told to avoid travelling over this weekend, with one train operator warning "Easter is effectively cancelled".
FINANCIAL BACKING: Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne speaks at the Conservative Party's spring forum in Manchester, northern England, on Saturday.