Category: Business News

Scottish Power to raise gas and electricity prices

The move follows recent increases announced by energy giants EDF Energy and British Gas. BBC News – Business

Ofcom seeks to scrap local TV roll-out

The media regulator says launching more local TV stations in the UK is not viable. BBC News – Business

GDPR: Are you ready for the EU’s huge data privacy shake-up?

Organisations have just seven weeks to prepare for a major shake-up to EU data privacy laws. BBC News – Business

State pension gender gap ‘narrowing too slowly’

Men still receive an average of £28 more a week in state pension than women despite reforms, says Which?. BBC News – Business

Six shops defying the High Street downturn

It’s not all doom and gloom for UK retailers, some are managing to buck the trend. BBC News – Business

Farmers hit by record straw prices

Low stocks and high demand for straw have combined to push prices to historic highs. BBC News – Business

Kardashians pull the plug on Dash fashion stores

Kim Kardashian West and her sisters Kourtney and Khloe opened the first store in California in 2006. BBC News – Business