December 05, 2021

Business

Jack Dorsey has confirmed that he will be resigning as Twitter's chief executive - prompting wild swings in its share price.

A 92-year-old grandmother paid thousands of pounds in breakdown cover for a dishwasher she doesn't own, with consumer group Which? warning that cold-calling firms are targeting vulnerable people.

A 92-year-old grandmother paid thousands of pounds in breakdown cover for a dishwasher she doesn't own, with consumer group Which? warning that cold-calling firms are targeting vulnerable people.

The high street suffered its first decline in visitors for a Black Friday on record, according to industry data that suggested spending may have held up more widely.

Credit card borrowing surged last month as households faced up to rising costs across the economy while mortgage approvals fell sharply to levels not seen since before government aid for the housing market was introduced.

Guy Hands, the private equity tycoon, is plotting the £300m takeover of East Anglia's biggest private housebuilder as he tries to create an industry powerhouse.

People who have taken a job to cover high demand in the run-up to Christmas are enjoying record levels of pay, according to a report which credits the country's labour shortage.

Stock markets have recovered some losses despite lingering fears the Omicron variant will knock the global economic recovery from coronavirus pandemic damage.

Deliveroo is close to naming Goldman Sachs as one of its new brokers, eight months after the Wall Street bank played a major role in what became one of the London stock market's most calamitous listings.

Compulsory PCR tests for everyone arriving in the UK have been described as a "huge blow" for the travel industry.

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