Hiring is surging across the services and manufacturing sectors as companies take on more staff to keep up with growing demand, according to IHS Markit's purchasing managers' index (PMI) surveys.
There was hope for a new era of radically improved telecom service today when Ofcom threatened the industry with automatic compensation payments after failing customers.
The PwC report said inequality would result from robots increasingly being used for low-skill tasks. Photograph: Alamy. Robots. Millions of UK workers at risk of being replaced by robots, study says.
Deutsche Bank has committed to moving to a new office in London, at a time when banks are assessing their place in the capital ahead of Brexit.
EU chief Jean-Claude Juncker has said Brexit is "a failure and a tragedy" but insisted he was not in "a hostile mood" to the UK.