Industries

2020 Articles

FRANCE-POLITICS-ECONOMY-TECHNOLOGY

Tech giants have an “unfair advantage” and a clampdown on the amount of tax they pay will help to level

January 22, 2020
A port team will meet each plane arriving from the city of Wuhan

Heathrow has set up a separate arrivals area for people travelling from the Chinese city hit by the coronavirus outbreak.

January 22, 2020
British Steel backup bid in place steel

Whitehall is thought to be lining up a Turkish backup bid for British Steel in case its sale to Chinese

January 22, 2020
HS2 has faced a string of delays and budget increases in recent years

Grant Shapps has placed more doubt over the future of the HS2 rail line, saying the problem is about capacity

January 22, 2020
New River

Property landlord New River this morning said it was pleased with its tenants’ performance during the Christmas trading period despite

January 22, 2020
General Views of BBC Broadcasting House

The BBC is said to be on the brink of announcing a wave of job cuts in its news division

January 22, 2020
wetherspoon

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon reported this morning that sales were up over the Christmas period, but warned that full-year debt

January 22, 2020
South Western Railway

Transport secretary Grant Shapps has taken the first step to potentially nationalising South Western Railway, after a string of disappointing

January 22, 2020
UK factory optimism hits six-year high after election

Optimism in the UK’s factory sector surged to an almost six-year high in the three months to January, survey data

January 22, 2020
Sainsbury's boss Mike Coupe has been coming under pressure over his pay packet

The departure of Sainsbury’s boss Mike Coupe’s was sparked by the failure to merge the supermarket with rival Asda, analysts

January 22, 2020
JLR employs about 5,000 people at Halewood

Jaguar Land Rover has announced it is cutting 500 jobs from its Halewood factory, near Liverpool. The car maker said

January 22, 2020

The government today confirmed that it will launch an investigation into the Daily Mail’s £50m takeover of the i newspaper

January 22, 2020
Ted Baker takes £58m hit to balance sheet after overstating inventory

Ted Baker’s torrid time continued this morning after the designer brand said that it had overstated the value of its

January 22, 2020
daimler

Daimler has issued its third profit warning for 2019 as costs related to the diesel scandal and production issues weighed

January 22, 2020