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Blooming pensions

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 22:38
From 5 April nine million workers in auto enrolment will have to decide whether to pay increased contributions

Singled out

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 22:36
Single people pay more for holidays, living costs and car insurance - but there are some benefits too.

Tesla boss in line for mega-pay deal

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 22:33
Is the loss-making electric car firm's boss Elon Musk worth $2.6bn? Shareholders must decide.

'Misleading' online shopping returns policies revealed

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 22:32
Which? studied the websites of 46 retailers and supermarkets. It says that all but one had errors.

Camelot warns of 'low level' National Lottery hack

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 19:22
Customers should change their passwords as a precaution, the National Lottery owner says.

Insurers warn of travel premium rise

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 17:27
The cost of new policies could soon rise if the principles of a Brexit deal aren't hammered out next week, insurers say.

Farm Bank: Founder accused of defrauding gamers

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 15:05
Turkish social media users have accused the mobile gaming site founder of "milking" them before fleeing to Uruguay.

Goldman Sachs reveals gender pay gap

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 15:04
The bank reveals a large pay gap, adding it is committed to getting more women into senior positions.

Vanilla pod farmer: 'Timing is everything'

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:40
Known for it's sugarcane, Mauritius has also starting farming the more challenging vanilla crop.

'Beach grabbing erodes our birth rights,' say Mauritians

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:03
Activists on the island of Mauritius are rising up against foreign property developers.

Li Ka-Shing: Asia's second-richest person retires

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 11:57
Li Ka-Shing's business interests range from ports and telecoms to retail including the UK's Superdrug.

Wetherspoon profits up as restaurant trade hits tough times

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 08:39
Boss Tim Martin says his pub chain is "doing quite well" despite tougher times in the sector.

Currys PC World apologises for extra charges on laptops

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 01:25
Customers report being charged up to £40 more for laptops than the online advertised price.

Why are tourists flocking to Scotland?

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 00:37
For the sixth year running, Scotland's visitor attractions have outperformed the rest of the UK.

Rotten ideas

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 00:21
As the fight against plastic pollution gains momentum, firms are tackling the issue in different ways.

Energy storage: the power of cold air

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 00:18
Highview Power uses liquefied cold air to create stored energy. The air is reheated to produce power.

A better way to care for dementia patients

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 00:15
Infrared technology and artificial intelligence offer a better way to take care of dementia patients. It can scan their vital signs 24 hours a day.

Remote shoppers

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 00:11
Up to a million people are employed around the world as professional shoppers for clients in China.

'Ambulance to the future'

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 00:07
Freezing the deceased in the hope of one day reviving them could become a mainstream service, advocates say.

Adapt or die

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 00:01
In the first of our Future of Work series, we look at how new tech could change our working lives.