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No-deal Brexit poses risk of ‘full-blown’ recession in 2020
No-deal Brexit poses risk of ‘full-blown’ recession in 2020
A no-deal Brexit could plunge Britain into a “full-blown” recession and spark a two per cent shrink in the economy [...]
July 18, 2019
Rising wages keep shoppers spending in June
Rising wages keep shoppers spending in June
UK retail sales grew by one per cent in June compared to a month earlier, official figures have shown, reversing [...]
July 18, 2019
Easyjet grows revenue in ‘robust’ quarter as new COO joins
Easyjet grows revenue in ‘robust’ quarter as new COO joins
Easyjet boosted revenue 11 per cent to £1.8bn in its third quarter, the airline revealed today, saying it is on [...]
July 18, 2019
Danske Bank misses profit estimate after troubled 12 months
Danske Bank misses profit estimate after troubled 12 months
Danske Bank’s pre-tax profits for the second quarter of 2019 fell below expectations, as low interest rates and costs from [...]
July 18, 2019
Philip Hammond ‘may quit Downing Street’ before new PM takes power if Boris wins
Philip Hammond ‘may quit Downing Street’ before new PM takes power if Boris wins
Philip Hammond may be set to jump before he is pushed out of office by Boris Johnson, it is reported. [...]
July 18, 2019
Michel Barnier: UK will ‘face consequences’ of no-deal Brexit
Michel Barnier: UK will ‘face consequences’ of no-deal Brexit
The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator has warned that the UK will have to “face the consequences” if it ends up [...]
July 18, 2019
Qualcomm braced for second EU antitrust fine
Qualcomm braced for second EU antitrust fine
US chipmaker Qualcomm is said to be facing a second fine from EU competition regulators for blocking a rival from [...]
July 18, 2019
Growing pains: Asos share price plunges after fresh profit warning
Growing pains: Asos share price plunges after fresh profit warning
Online fashion giant Asos suffered a double-digit drop in its share price this morning after warning that profits will be [...]
July 18, 2019
Ofwat demands £50 water bill price cut and extra £12bn investment from firms
Ofwat demands £50 water bill price cut and extra £12bn investment from firms
The water industry’s regulator is demanding firms slash their household bills and bolster investment in the sector under new plans [...]
July 18, 2019
Tube delays hit commuters in miserable rush hour
Tube delays hit commuters in miserable rush hour
Commuters face a miserable journey to work this morning with severe delays affecting the Jubilee Line. Read more: Revealed – [...]
July 18, 2019