Category : BUSINESS

BUSINESS / Business News - 2 months ago

The 'Nissan letter' is proof lobbying pays off

It's easy to forget that Brexit, whether hard, soft or somewhere in between, is actually rather a long way off. We don't know what it will look like, how it will affect us, how much it will cost. But for all the uncertainty, there is one business th...

BUSINESS / Business News - 2 months ago

Lloyds doubles profits in 'challenging' times

Lloyds Banking Group has announced a first quarter pre-tax profit of £1.3bn, almost double the sum achieved on a year ago, despite a "challenging operating environment". The taxpayer-backed bank, which is on the verge of returning to private hands f...