Category: Business News

UK government borrowing narrows after EU credit

Government borrowing nearly halved in December from a year earlier, official figures show. BBC News – Business

Sky-Fox deal not in public interest, says regulator

The regulator says the deal would give the Murdoch family too much control over news providers in the UK. BBC News – Business

US imposes tariffs on washing machines and solar panels

Extra duties on imported solar panels and washing machines are designed to protect local manufacturers. BBC News – Business

Manchester United remains football’s top revenue-generator

The Old Trafford club leads the Deloitte global football money league for the tenth time. BBC News – Business

Netflix tunes into subscriber surge

The streaming service adds more than 8 million members in the last three months of 2017. BBC News – Business

JLR cuts Range Rover production amid diesel uncertainty

The UK’s biggest car maker will temporarily cut output amid Brexit fears and tax hikes on diesels. BBC News – Business

IMF: Global economic outlook is bright

The IMF’s economic forecast says prospects for the global economy have picked up, especially for Europe and Asia. BBC News – Business