Pension jackpot for many baby boomers

Pension jackpot for many baby boomers..

Andrew Martin 08-Aug, 08:20 17 BBC

Older people's income has received a massive boost from private and workplace pensions in the last 40 years, official statistics show. In...


Entente still cordiale for French in UK

Entente still cordiale for French in UK..

08-Aug, 06:20 18 BBC

A special report by the Office for National Statistics has found there were an estimated 148,800 British citizens living in France in 2016....


Staff shortages are pushing up pay, recruiters say

Staff shortages are pushing up pay, recruiters say..

William Jacobson 07-Aug, 21:20 20 BBC

The UK labour market is tightening, with employers finding it harder to recruit staff, according to a survey of employment agencies. The...


Britons 'take more and shorter breaks' than in mid-1990s

Britons 'take more and shorter breaks' than in mid-1990s..

Olivia Rogers 07-Aug, 06:40 1 28 BBC

Britons are taking more holidays than they used to but are opting for shorter breaks, an official survey suggests. It also found that...


UK house price growth easing, says the Halifax

UK house price growth easing, says the Halifax..

Anna Torres 07-Aug, 05:50 21 BBC

UK house prices have recorded their fourth quarterly fall in a row for the first time since 2012, according to the Halifax. iFrame UK...


Consumer spending falls for third month, says Visa

Consumer spending falls for third month, says Visa..

Sophia Bell 06-Aug, 19:31 23 BBC

UK consumer spending fell for the third month in a row in July, according to research from credit card firm Visa. Compared with the same...


'Huge gap' in living standards for ethnic groups

'Huge gap' in living standards for ethnic groups..

Michael Adamson 06-Aug, 19:31 24 BBC

There are still "huge gaps" in living standards between different ethnicities living in Britain, research suggests. A typical Bangladeshi...


National Living Wage rising too fast, say small businesses

National Living Wage rising too fast, say small businesses..

Anna Torres 04-Aug, 05:50 26 BBC

Forthcoming rises to the National Living Wage should be delayed because of uncertain growth in the economy, small businesses have said. ...


UK car sales fall 9.3% in July says motor trade body

UK car sales fall 9.3% in July says motor trade body..

Joseph Williams 04-Aug, 05:50 27 BBC

New car registrations fell 9.3% in July from a year earlier, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The trade...


Ben Broadbent: UK better placed for rate rise

Ben Broadbent: UK better placed for rate rise..

Michael Adamson 04-Aug, 03:30 30 BBC

UK interest rates may have to go up by more than the market expects in the future, the Bank of England's deputy governor, Ben Broadbent,...


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