'No deal' Brexit will cost families £500 – study

‘No deal’ Brexit will cost millions of families £500 a year, report claims Search Watch Live Home UK World Politics US Ocean Rescue Tech Business Entertainment Offbeat Weather Sponsored By ‘No deal’ Brexit will cost millions of families £500 a year, report claims Higher tariffs would drive up the cost of food and everyday essentials – hitting the poorest households hardest, a study finds. 07:41, UK, Tuesday 17 October 2017 Image: Households would face higher shopping bills if the UK imposes tariffs on the EU, a report finds Twitter Facebook Google+ Whats App Mail By John-Paul Ford Rojas, Business Reporter More than three million families would be hit by price

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Govt closes merger 'loopholes' over security fears

Government closes foreign merger ‘loopholes’ to tackle security threats Search Watch Live Home UK World Politics US Ocean Rescue Tech Business Entertainment Offbeat Weather Government closes foreign merger ‘loopholes’ to tackle security threats Military product-makers and advanced IT firms will face greater scrutiny for takeovers that pose a risk to national security. 09:08, UK, Tuesday 17 October 2017 Image: Ministers will be able to scrutinise takeover companies with a turnover of more than £1m Twitter Facebook Google+ Whats App Mail By Aubrey Allegretti, Political Reporter The Government has increased its powers to intervene in foreign company mergers that raise national security concerns in the UK. Military product-makers and advanced technology

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Terror-hit Merlin plunges despite Peppa deal

Terror-hit Merlin shares plunge despite Peppa Pig deal Search Watch Live Home UK World Politics US Ocean Rescue Tech Business Entertainment Offbeat Weather Sponsored By Terror-hit Merlin shares plunge despite Peppa Pig deal The scale of terror attacks combined with cost pressures has prompted the entertainments giant to re-think its plans. 09:20, UK, Tuesday 17 October 2017 Image: The London Eye is one of Merlin’s attractions Twitter Facebook Google+ Whats App Mail By John-Paul Ford Rojas, Business Reporter Shares in London Eye operator Merlin plunged by 20% after it said the scale of terrorism “at record levels of intensity in Europe” was having a major impact. Merlin also announced new

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Food price rises see inflation climb to 3%

Food price rises help inflation climb to five-year high Search Watch Live Home UK World Politics US Ocean Rescue Tech Business Entertainment Offbeat Weather Sponsored By Food price rises help inflation climb to five-year high 09:49, UK, Tuesday 17 October 2017 Image: Food prices were one of the main contributors to the rise in inflation Twitter Facebook Google+ Whats App Mail Inflation rose to 3% in September, its highest level in more than five years, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said. The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) measure of inflation rose from 2.9% in August thanks partly to higher food prices. It was the first time CPI inflation has reached

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Lloyds snubs £500m investor settlement offer

Lloyds snubs £500m settlement bid as HBOS merger trial kicks off Search Watch Live Home UK World Politics US Ocean Rescue Tech Business Entertainment Offbeat Weather Sponsored By Lloyds snubs £500m settlement bid as HBOS merger trial kicks off Lawyers for the Lloyds Shareholder Action Group proposed a £500m settlement with the bank last week, Sky News can reveal. 19:38, UK, Monday 16 October 2017 Image: Lloyds returned to private ownership this year after its 2008 taxpayer bailout Twitter Facebook Google+ Whats App Mail By Mark Kleinman, City Editor Lloyds Banking Group has rejected a last-ditch bid to settle a legal claim over the disastrous merger that created Britain’s biggest

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Ad industry in major Brexit intervention

Advertising industry makes major intervention in Brexit debate Search Watch Live Home UK World Politics US Ocean Rescue Tech Business Entertainment Offbeat Weather Sponsored By Advertising industry makes major intervention in Brexit debate The sector is warning that access to foreign talent after Brexit is crucial to the UK maintaining its advertising dominance. 20:58, UK, Monday 16 October 2017 Image: The advertising sector says UK dominance is at risk from Brexit Twitter Facebook Google+ Whats App Mail By Adam Parsons, Business Correspondent Britain’s advertising industry is to launch a campaign backing free movement of labour – its first major intervention in the Brexit debate. The Advertising Association will release a

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Bombardier in Airbus deal amid UK job fears

Airbus to partner with Canada’s Bombardier amid Belfast jobs fears Search Watch Live Home UK World Politics US Ocean Rescue Tech Business Entertainment Offbeat Weather Sponsored By Airbus to partner with Canada’s Bombardier amid Belfast jobs fears While it is unclear how the partnership affects Bombardier’s workers in Belfast, Northern Ireland leaders have welcomed it. 04:53, UK, Tuesday 17 October 2017 Image: Airbus will take a majority stake in Bombardier’s C-Series airliner programme Twitter Facebook Google+ Whats App Mail By Sharon Marris, News Reporter Europe’s Airbus has announced it will acquire a majority stake in Bombardier’s C-Series passenger jet business. The agreement, if approved by regulators, would see Airbus get

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Poison purifiers

Can these beads stop ‘history’s biggest mass poisoning’? By Aamir Rafiq Peerzeda Innovators, Bangladesh 17 October 2017 From the section Business Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-40446049 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will

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Vanguard boss warns on stock market highs

Vanguard boss warns on stock market highs 17 October 2017 From the section Business Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-41645823 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share

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Sweet success

From sweets to furniture: The secrets of selling online By Caroline Bullock Technology of Business reporter 17 October 2017 From the section Business Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-41636026 Read more about sharing. These are external links

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