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Updated: 2 hours 12 min ago

Ladbrokes owner Entain to pay £17m for breaching rules

5 hours 43 min ago
Entain failed to properly check possible money-laundering or offer support to struggling customers.
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Pace of UK house price rises slows to 11-month low, says ONS

6 hours 20 min ago
Property values rose fastest in Scotland in the year to June, official figures show.
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UK inflation hits 10.1% as cost of living soars

8 hours 37 min ago
Higher food costs, including for bread, cereals and milk, were the biggest contributor to rising prices.
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UK inflation rate calculator: How much are prices rising for you?

10 hours 31 min ago
Use our calculator to find out how much the cost of living is going up in your household.
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Economic slowdown: China urges push to boost sluggish economy

13 hours 24 min ago
Premier Li Keqiang called for a 'sense of urgency' to reverse a zero-Covid led slump.
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Young watch almost seven times less TV than over-65s - Ofcom

17 hours 56 min ago
The average 16 to 24-year-old watches TV for 53 minutes a day compared with nearly six hours for over-65s.
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Backing for Adam Neumann's new firm prompts outrage

18 hours 6 min ago
Adam Neumann's financial backers say he's a "visionary leader" but others have doubts over his latest plans.
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Inflation: Why price rises may feel even worse than they are

18 hours 7 min ago
Your own personal inflation rate could be higher than official figures suggest.
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UK to receive shipment of Australian gas next week

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 21:49
As Europe looks for alternatives to Russian energy, the UK is set to get an LNG delivery from Australia.
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Cost of living: Iceland to offer interest-free loans to customers

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 14:40
Interest free loans of between £25 and £100 will be available to help with rising inflation.
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Ted Baker set for £211m takeover by Reebok's owner

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 13:42
The bid by Authentic Brands, which also owns Elvis Presley's image rights, ends months of speculation.
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Inflation drives fastest fall in real pay on record

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 09:31
Wage growth is lagging behind soaring prices as households grapple with the rising living costs.
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Chinese internet giants hand algorithm data to government

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 08:08
Alibaba and Tiktok-owner ByteDance are among firms that have shared information with regulators.
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Blackmore Bond collapse: FCA failed to act before people lost life savings

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 06:00
BBC Panorama reveals evidence suggesting the FCA could have acted earlier before a fund collapsed.
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UK to cut taxes on imports from developing countries

Tue, 08/16/2022 - 00:03
The scheme means products such as clothes, shoes and foods will benefit from lower or zero tariffs.
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Not just hardest up that need bill help - Sir Keir Starmer

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 18:57
The Labour leader tells the BBC his proposal to freeze energy prices for all is a good use of public money.
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Heathrow Airport extends cap on passengers to end of October

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 18:39
It means a daily limit on departing passengers will now apply until after the October half-term holidays.
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German households face levy of hundreds of pounds on gas bills

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 18:38
The surcharge will help energy companies cover the cost of replacing Russian supplies.
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'Starbucks fired me for being three minutes late'

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 17:41
Starbucks is fighting efforts by workers in the US to unionise. Is it winning?
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Cost of living: Government to simplify broadband access

Mon, 08/15/2022 - 15:54
The government says new system will give those receiving benefits better access to cheaper broadband.
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