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The Crown's Queen Claire Foy paid less than co-star Matt Smith

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 23:43
The Golden Globe-winning actress earned less for starring as the Queen than her co-star who played the duke.

A co-working space only for women

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 23:18
There have been men-only clubs for centuries. The Wing is a co-working space in New York exclusively for women.

UK should stay in a customs union, say German business groups

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 21:21
The BDI industry body would prefer deep integration between the UK and the EU after Brexit, it says.

Future of 1p and 2p coins questioned by Treasury

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 17:01
The Treasury is seeking views on the future of copper coins and the £50 note.

IMF says digital currency tech can be used against crypto criminals

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 16:06
IMF head Christine Lagarde says the technology behind crypto-currencies could stop their nefarious use.

Plastics tax eyed in litter crackdown

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 15:50
Takeaway boxes, disposable cups and cigarette filters are some of the plastics that could be taxed.

Spring Statement: Chancellor threatens new tech tax

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 15:22
Philip Hammond calls for a deeper look at how tech giants like Google and Facebook are taxed.

Spring Statement: Why is the chancellor so upbeat about the economy?

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 15:19
Philip Hammond says borrowing is due to fall and the economy has grown every year since 2010.

Spring Statement: Is the chancellor right that debt is shrinking?

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 14:51
The chancellor says the economy is at a turning point because debt is falling.

Philip Hammond says economic forecasts are 'there to be beaten'

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 13:43
The chancellor said that economic growth forecasts have been revised for 2018.

Part-time DJ David Solomon tipped to be next Goldman Sachs boss

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 11:42
David Solomon, who is widely expected to take over from Lloyd Blankfein, is also known as DJ D-Sol.

Leggings in and pork pies out of latest inflation basket

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 11:18
Mashed potato also makes a comeback as Office for National Statistics picks new inflation basket.

UK growth to be slowest in G20 this year, says OECD

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 10:58
The OECD predicts the fastest global economic growth since 2011 this year, but says the UK will lag behind.

Millennial railcard website crashes

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 09:55
Demand for the new millennial railcard crashes the website on the first day of nationwide sales.

Serious Fraud Office in talks to increase annual budget

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 07:35
Any change might end the need for it to ask the government for one-off payments for major probes.

China's parliament unveils major ministry shake-up plan

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 06:48
The move to merge the banking and finance regulators is part of efforts to reform the sector and rein in debt.

Chancellor Philip Hammond to unveil spring statement

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 01:42
Philip Hammond is expected to say the economy is in better shape but resist calls to end austerity.

Broadcom's proposed Qualcomm bid blocked on security grounds

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 00:48
Broadcom's attempt to buy US rival Qualcomm "threatens to impair national security", the president decrees.

How your car could be part of a 'virtual power plant'

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 00:26
Danish company Frederiksberg Forsyning's all-electric vans are part of a vehicle-to-grid scheme.

Model citizens

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 00:21
China's tech transformation proceeds apace, but with it comes more digital monitoring and control.