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Lufthansa profit warning hurts ‘miserable’ airline stocks
Lufthansa profit warning hurts ‘miserable’ airline stocks
A Lufthansa profit warning dragged down airline stocks this morning as analysts warned investors are “spooked”. The Frankfurt-listed flyer blamed [...]
June 17, 2019
Staffline shares plunge after firm reveals £32.6m minimum wage hit
Staffline shares plunge after firm reveals £32.6m minimum wage hit
Shares in recruitment firm Staffline plummeted 28 per cent this morning after it revealed it took a £32.6m hit for [...]
June 17, 2019
Why the Square Mile must break its silence on China
Why the Square Mile must break its silence on China
If timing is everything, London’s stock exchange tie-up with China has been a disaster from the start. It is now [...]
June 17, 2019
Tory leadership race: Matt Hancock backs Boris Johnson
Tory leadership race: Matt Hancock backs Boris Johnson
Health secretary Matt Hancock today threw his support behind Tory leadership race frontrunner Boris Johnson to become the country’s next [...]
June 17, 2019
Huawei expects revenue to drop by billions amid US ban
Huawei expects revenue to drop by billions amid US ban
Huawei expects sales to drop to $100bn (£79.5bn) this year and in 2020 as the Chinese tech firm faces up [...]
June 17, 2019
Angling Direct pushes ahead with expansion plans
Angling Direct pushes ahead with expansion plans
Angling Direct has opened a new store as the fishing equipment retailer pushes forward with its expansion plan. The store [...]
June 17, 2019
UK house prices near record high for new homes on market
UK house prices near record high for new homes on market
UK house prices for newly-marketed properties neared a record high this month, spurred on by a cluster of UK regions [...]
June 17, 2019
Babcock: Serco’s rebuffed bid had ‘no strategic merit’
Babcock: Serco’s rebuffed bid had ‘no strategic merit’
Babcock has confirmed it rejected a takeover approach from its smaller rival Serco in January. Read more: Serco tried to [...]
June 17, 2019
Shares fall as Kier suspends dividend and unveils plan to cut 1,200 jobs
Shares fall as Kier suspends dividend and unveils plan to cut 1,200 jobs
Struggling construction firm Kier has revealed plans to cut 1,200 jobs and strip back its non-core businesses. The outsourcer said [...]
June 17, 2019
Cut the obfuscation and let Britain move beyond Brexit
Cut the obfuscation and let Britain move beyond Brexit
Gone ’til November. The lyrics of rapper, activist and one-time Haiti presidential candidate Wyclef Jean. And it is the view [...]
June 17, 2019