Category: Business News

‘Poor’ British Steel pensions advice reviewed by police

Tata employees claim they have been mis-sold advice about moving from the British Steel Pension Scheme. BBC News – Business

Web firms ‘better’ at hate speech removal

The European Union says that 70% of material deemed to be offensive is removed within 24 hours. BBC News – Business

Carillion plan dubbed ‘sticking plaster’

The FSB small business organisation rejects government claims that banks’ support will provide a lifeline. BBC News – Business

Asda and Aldi stop energy drink sales to under-16s

Asda and Aldi will introduce ID checks from early March, after campaigners called for restrictions. BBC News – Business

UK retail sales slide in tough December

Retailers saw their biggest monthly fall since the EU referendum, official figures show. BBC News – Business

Amazon raises monthly Prime price in US

The firm bumps up the monthly fee by $ 2, but the cost of an annual subscription was unchanged. BBC News – Business

Dixons Carphone boss leaves for Boots

The head of the electronics retailer is switching to the cosmetics and chemist chain in a major move. BBC News – Business