Business news: Sports Direct and Watkin Jones
The ninth-generation family business, based in Bangor, Wales, believes a listing will raise its profile and provide a platform for growth. It will be valued at about £255million. Since 1999 it has built more than 28,000 student beds at 88 sites across ...
Germany shrugs off VW crisis, but UK factory orders and US home sales fall - live
More signs that UK manufacturers are having a tough time as they contend with China's downturn and a stronger pound. The latest survey of factory bosses by business group CBI suggests orders have dropped from both within the UK and outside.
EconomyUK manufacturers hit as domestic demand fades
UK factory orders show biggest quarterly fall in three years - CBI
Swytch Gets Its U.K. Burner Mobile Number Business Up And Running
U.K. startup Swytch, a cloud based mobile network and dialer app, has finally launched its Android and iOS apps today, offering users the ability to run multiple U.K. phone numbers off a single SIM. TechCrunch came across Swytch last October, touting ...
These are the 11 countries with the safest banks in the world
REUTERS/Eddie MulhollandBritain's Queen Elizabeth tours a gold vault during a visit to the Bank of England in the City of London December 13, 2012. The World Economic Forum's recently-released Global Competitiveness Survey offers a bundle of ...