Business and Finance

Property sales hotspots at their lowest since 2008

Property sales hotspots at their lowest since 2008
April 18, 2012
Business and Finance

The continued concerns over the flailing economy have had an effect on house prices.  A new survey published by Lloyds …Read the Rest

Mothercare announces further store closures

Mothercare announces further store closures
April 12, 2012
Business and Finance

In a trading statement issued on Thursday, Mothercare has announced further plans to close some of its UK stores. The …Read the Rest

Yahoo confirms 2000 jobs to go

Yahoo confirms 2000 jobs to go
April 4, 2012
Business and Finance

Internet company Yahoo! has confirmed that 2000 jobs are to go as part of a reshaping of the company.  The job …Read the Rest

Royal Mail announces postage price increase

Royal Mail announces postage price increase
March 28, 2012
Business and Finance

The era of cheap postage is well and truly over as Royal Mail announced on Tuesday that from 30 April the price …Read the Rest

HMRC remind businesses that all VAT returns go online from April

HMRC remind businesses that all VAT returns go online from April
March 26, 2012
Business and Finance

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) issued a reminder to businesses on Monday that from from next month all VAT returns will move …Read the Rest

Increase in 25-34 year olds turning to Debt Relief Orders

Increase in 25-34 year olds turning to Debt Relief Orders
January 1, 2012
Business and Finance

Figures released by the Insolvency Service a short while after Christmas show that the number of 25-34 year olds using Debt …Read the Rest

Retailers slashing prices to bring in Christmas crowds

Retailers slashing prices to bring in Christmas crowds
December 17, 2011
Business and Finance

With the economic outlook still looking decidedly gloomy, many retailers in the UK and US are holding their sales before …Read the Rest

Hilton Hotels announce creation of 8,500 jobs

Hilton Hotels announce creation of 8,500 jobs
November 29, 2011
Business and Finance

Among all of the lingering economic gloom there was at least some good news on the jobs front on Monday. …Read the Rest

Space Florida, Lockheed Martin work together on underwater vehicle programme

Space Florida, Lockheed Martin work together on underwater vehicle programme
November 19, 2011
Business and Finance

Space Florida and aerospace company Lockheed Martin signed a deal this week which will mean the testing and production of an …Read the Rest

Jobless figures continue to rise

Jobless figures continue to rise
November 17, 2011
Business and Finance

With little sign of the economy making a steady recovery the number of people out of work is continuing to increase, according to …Read the Rest