Category : BUSINESS

BUSINESS / Business News - 1 day ago

State pension age could rise to 70 - review

People aged 30 and under face working until 70 before they can draw a state pension under projections drawn up by a Government review. Separate recommendations published at the same time by former CBI boss John Cridland could also mean people curren...

BUSINESS / Business News - 2 days ago

Brantano collapse puts 1,100 jobs at risk

Brantano has fallen into administration, placing almost 1,100 jobs at risk. The footwear and accessories retailer had been the subject of a bid by its larger rival, London-listed Shoe Zone, ahead of the announcement. Sky News reported that Shoe Zone...

BUSINESS / Business News - 2 days ago

Cheques to clear in one working day

Bank customers paying in cheques will be able to see them cleared within one working day under a new system which will begin to be rolled out later this year. The technology will enable banks and building societies to exchange images of cheques rath...