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July 6, 2017
UK - More than £150 billion was lost to fraud in 2016

UK: More than £150 billion was lost to fraud in 2016

Individuals lost an estimated £10 billion to fraud in 2016 while the private sector lost around £144 billion, according to the Annual Fraud Indicator.
July 6, 2017
A German grocery chain that's coming to America is already dominating Walmart on prices — here's why it's so cheap

A German grocery chain that’s coming to America is already dominating Walmart on prices — here’s why it’s so cheap

The European grocery chain Lidl has arrived in the US, and bargain hunters should be excited. A recent price check on a basket of 20 items […]
July 6, 2017
Bank of England staff to strike for first time in 50 years

Bank of England staff to strike for first time in 50 years

Staff at the Bank of England have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action in a ballot calling on their employer to give them a decent […]
July 6, 2017
European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom (L) shakes hands with Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida before the start of their meeting as a part of the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement negotiations at Iikura guest house in Tokyo, Japan, 30 June 2017. REUTERS/Franck Robichon/Pool

Trade agreement ‘close’ between Japan and EU

Japan and the European Union are on the cusp of a wide-ranging free trade agreement that could help blunt the forces of protectionism sparked by U.S. […]