Trump administration ask Supreme Court to allow full travel ban

The Trump administration has asked the US Supreme court to allow the travel ban to take full effect, following appeals in California where the court...

CMA accuse Concordia for 5,500pc price hike to NHS

UK competition authorities have accused the Canadian drug firm Concordia (TSE:CXR) of overcharging the NHS by 5,500 percent for a life-changing thyroid drug. The Competition and Markets Authority...
Easyjet

EasyJet sees falling profits despite record passenger numbers

EasyJet (LON:EZJ) profits dropped 17.3 percent following a "difficult year for the aviation industry". Pre-tax profits were £408 million for the year ending 30 September. This time last...

Putin hosts Assad for talks in Kremlin

Vladimir Putin hosted Bashar al-Assad for two days this week in order to discuss switching military operations in Syria and searching for a political solution. Speaking...
Paris

Goldman Sachs announces post-Brexit hubs in Paris & Frankfurt

Goldman Sachs has announced to have two post-Brexit hubs, choosing to split operations between Frankfurt and Paris. The two European cities will hold jobs and operations...

MPs’ report urges for fresh crackdown on gig economy

Two MPs released a report on Monday, urging the government to protect employees in the gig economy. Those 15,000 UK employees working for companies such...
British Gas

British Gas owner Centrica to scrap standard variable tariffs

Centrica (LON:CNA) will scrap its controversial standard variable tariff (SVT) for new customers from April. The British Gas owner also announced plans to introduce simpler bills and...

UK shoppers expected to spend £10bn this Black Friday

Shoppers are expected to spend up to £10 billion in the week of Black Friday, as the UK embraces the US holiday. The estimate is...
xlmedia

Credit card limits need controlling, says Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice is calling for governments to end unsolicited rises in credit card borrowing limits. Research by the charity found that credit card customers had their borrowing...
Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch admits digital age is “tremendously challenging”

Rupert Murdoch says that the digital age continues to place pressure upon newspapers, during the News Corp AGM (NASDAQ:NWSA) on Wednesday. Mr Murdoch revealed that News...
GKN

GKN ousts incoming chief executive, causing shares to plunge

GKN (LON:GKN) announced the shock departure of its incoming chief executive, a mere weeks before he was due to assume the role. Kevin Cummings, whose...
retail sales

UK retail sales fall 0.3 percent in October

UK retail sales dipped in 0.3 percent October, with unusually warmer weather disrupting sales for the period. Overall, retail year-on-year sales fell for the first...

John McDonnell: we must end Tory austerity

John McDonnell has called on Phillip Hammond to end austerity measures in public services. The shadow chancellor feared that next weeks' budget would not do...
theresa may

Theresa May ‘to go’ by Christmas

As Prime Minister Theresa May battles against a rising tide of controversy, it's looking increasingly she'll be forced to resign before the year is...
Highlands Natural Resources

Highlands Natural Resources updates market on Flow Back Data from East Denver Wells

Highlands Natural Resources (LON:HNR) shares rallied on Thursday, after the company updated the market on progress at its East Denver Well. The natural resource exploration...
FTSE

FTSE may sink to 7,300 before ‘Santa’s rally’

Ahead of the much-anticipated end-of-year Santa's rally, the FTSE may be set to hit lows. The often observed ‘Santa Claus rally’ is often marked by...

Royal Mail gets £106m profit boost, shares rise 4pc

Following the decision to end their pension scheme, Royal Mail (LON:RMG) has received a £106 million boost in profits. Royal Mail's UK parcels and letters...

Dyson sues former chief executive, Max Conze

Dyson has filed a lawsuit against the former chief executive, Max Conze, for allegedly leaking the technology firm's top secrets. After leading the company from 2011 - 2017, Conze...
fastjet

Airbus lands record-breaking deal at Dubai Airshow

Airbus (FRA:AIR) has agreed to a record-breaking deal, in which it will sell 430 jets worth up to $50 billion (£38 billion) to a range...
employment

UK employment suffers first fall since Brexit vote

UK employment figures encountered a surprise fall on Wednesday, in their first drop since last June's Brexit referendum. The latest figures released by the Office...