Thursday, June 21, 2018

European Court ruling ‘shows how Brexit will be a disaster for workers’ rights’

A European court ruling in favour of a gig economy worker who never got a paid holiday in 13 years has been declared...

Cristiano Ronaldo invests in Portuguese hotel chain in a bid to go global

Portuguese football star Cristiano Ronaldo has teamed up with his country’s top hotel chain, Pestana, in a joint venture that his partner hopes...

Black Friday fails to lure cash-conscious savers into shops in November

Black Friday sales failed to lure cash-conscious savers onto high streets and into shopping centres during November, as inflation concerns and Brexit uncertainty...

As a Remainer, I’d like to apologise to everyone for causing the pound to...

When the Chancellor Philip Hammond didn’t blame me in his Budget speech, I thought I’d got away with it. But the Internet never forgets;...

Donald Trump’s tax bill could cause a recession, warns Great Depression expert

Donald Trump’s flagship tax reform bill could cause a severe recession, an economic historian has warned.  Professor Robert McElvaine, a leading expert on the...

German pilots ground 222 flights after refusing to deport asylum seekers

German pilots have reportedly grounded more than 200 flights after refusing to be involved in the deportations of failed asylum-seekers. Flight crews said they...

Cineworld to buy US company Regal for $3.6bn, creating world’s second largest cinema operator

Cineworld has announced that it is snapping up its US peer Regal for $3.6bn (£2.7bn), turning the British company into the second largest...

Uber’s bid to appeal driver case to UK Supreme Court rejected

Uber’s request to appeal a workers’ rights decision to the UK Supreme Court was rejected, according to drivers’ union Independent Workers Union of...

Venezuela plans to launch an oil-backed cryptocurrency

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro looked to the world of digital currency to circumvent US-led financial sanctions, announcing on Sunday the launch of the...

MPs call for investigation into proposed merger between SSE and Npower

MPs are calling on the competition watchdog to launch an investigation into a proposed merger of the UK retail operations of energy companies...

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