Business news blog


Chinese smog helps Dyson's sales

Dyson's revenue rose by more than a quarter in 2015, propelled by China's demand for humidifiers and purifiers to combat smog.

Read more

Zero-hours contracts: 801000 workers on zero-hours terms - BBC News


BBC News

Zero-hours contracts: 801000 workers on zero-hours terms
BBC News
That meant 2.5% of the employed UK workforce was on such a contract. The 801,000 figure is the highest since the ONS began monitoring the ... take action on zero-hours contracts as promised before the last general election. A Department for Business ...
Number of UK workers on zero-hour contracts increased to 801000Market Business News

all 165 news articles »

Read more

'Shortfall risk' from cashed-in pensions

Individuals could be at risk of running short of retirement funds after cashing in their pension pots, analysis of overseas schemes suggests.

Read more

The man who discovered the VW scandal

The man who discovered the VW scandal

Read more