Self-employment driven by higher earners, says report

Self-employment driven by higher earners, says report..

Joseph Williams 20-Feb, 08:24 23 BBC

The rapid growth of self-employment in the UK has been driven more by people in higher-paid than low-paid work, according to a new report. ...


Environmentalists and libertarians unite in HS2 criticism

Environmentalists and libertarians unite in HS2 criticism..

Maria Stewart 19-Feb, 19:30 18 BBC

Environmentalists Friends of the Earth joined the libertarian group Taxpayers' Alliance in a late bid to derail HS2. The two groups are...


UK estate agents see bumper pay rises as property booms

UK estate agents see bumper pay rises as property booms..

Emily Kelly 17-Feb, 07:02 20 BBC

Britain's estate agents, so often maligned by the house-buying public, are enjoying another year of bumper pay rises, research suggests. ...


Retail sales fall unexpectedly in January

Retail sales fall unexpectedly in January..

Tyler Holmes 17-Feb, 04:52 22 BBC

Retail sales slipped back unexpectedly in January, following on from December's dip. Official figures, from the Office for National...


New ?5 note: Bank to keep note despite animal fat content

New ?5 note: Bank to keep note despite animal fat content..

Emily Kelly 15-Feb, 09:54 72 BBC

The new ?5 note will not be withdrawn, despite concerns that it contains traces of animal fat, the Bank of England says. The Bank said it...


UK unemployment falls by 7,000 to 1.6m

UK unemployment falls by 7,000 to 1.6m..

Emily Kelly 15-Feb, 04:40 64 BBC

UK unemployment fell by 7,000 to 1.6m in three months to December, while average earnings rose 2.6%, figures show UK unemployment fell...


Yellen: Fed interest rate hike may be 'appropriate'

Yellen: Fed interest rate hike may be 'appropriate'..

Maria Stewart 14-Feb, 14:22 57 BBC

US Federal Reserve chair, Janet Yellen, has said it may be "appropriate" for the central bank to raise interest rates at one of its...


UK inflation highest since June 2014

UK inflation highest since June 2014..

Cole Becker 14-Feb, 05:08 58 BBC

Inflation has reached its highest rate for two-and-a-half years, mainly as a result of the rising price of fuel. Annual inflation as...


UK economy to slow down, says European Commission

UK economy to slow down, says European Commission..

13-Feb, 06:48 67 BBC

The UK economy will slow down sharply over the next couple of years says the European Commission. Its latest forecast says the UK economy...


Mobile money

Mobile money..

Michael Adamson 12-Feb, 21:00 79 BBC

When 53 police officers in Afghanistan checked their phones in 2009, they felt sure there had been some mistake. They knew they were part...


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