Category: Business

#MeToo at work

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Almost half of British women and a fifth of men have been sexually harassed at work, according to a recent BBC survey “I’ve just moved house, do you want...

TSB is ‘up and running’ for some

Image copyright Getty Images After more than five days of being locked out of their online bank, TSB customers can now access their accounts. But the bank has limited the number of people who...

Gucci sales surge following major revamp

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Creative director Alessandro Michele has made Gucci’s clothes quirkier Surging demand for Gucci clothes and handbags boosted sales at parent company Kering in the first three months of the...

Metro Bank avoids shareholder revolt

Image copyright PAImage caption Metro Bank chairman and founder Vernon Hill with his dog Duffy Metro Bank has avoided a shareholder revolt with founder Vernon Hill re-elected as chairman despite controversy over multi-million pound...

UK powers on without coal for three days

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption The Drax power station in North Yorkshire has been switching to biomass from coal The UK has not generated electricity from coal for more than three days – the...

Streaming is music’s biggest money-maker

Image caption Some of the biggest-selling artists of last year Streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music have become the biggest contributor to the music industry’s coffers for the first time ever. In total,...

The senior citizens taking on coding

There’s a saying that old dogs can’t learn new tricks. But, in Singapore, senior citizens are putting that myth to rest by learning how to code computer programs. The training courses are designed to...