Burberry Chair to Speak at the Inaugural Nachural Entrepreneurship Awards

Sir John Peace the chair of Burberry and ex chair of Standard Chartered is the star attraction at the inaugural Nachural Entrepreneurship Awards taking place on the 24th November 2017 at the Kingpower Stadium, Leicester. The Chair of the...

UK Car Sales Fall in September

In a move that one industry body called a “cause for concern”, car sales in the UK fell 9% in September. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said new car registrations last month numbered 426,170. From September last year,...

Government’s 10 Year August Low For Borrowing Due To Strong VAT Revenue

Official figures show strong VAT receipts have helped government borrowing to fall to its lowest August level since 2007. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported that the government's deficit narrowed to £5.7bn last month, compared with £7bn a year...

UK Retail Sales Grow

Compared with the previous month, retail sales grew in August by 1% with sales of clothing and non-essential items reported as major contributors. Sales volumes were 2.4% higher when compared to last August, according to the figures released by the...

UK Inflation Rises To 2.9%

The UK's inflation rate climbed to its joint highest in more than five years in August with the price of petrol and clothing rising. Figures show UK inflation measured by the Consumer Prices Index rose from 2.6% in July to...

Unemployment Rate Falls To 4.3% But Wages Remain Stagnant

UK unemployment fell by 75,000 people in the three months to July, dropping from 4.4% to 4.3%. The rate remains at its lowest since 1975, according to the Office for National Statistics but a pressure on incomes remains. Compared to the...

Egotistical Social

Qasim Majid is a technology entrepreneur and the CEO and founder of Wow Zone – a digital marketing agency. He has been in the digital industry for 20 years. He is the Vice President of the Asian Business Chamber of...

US Shuts Down Pakistan’s Habib Bank Over Terror Link Concerns

Pakistan’s Habib Bank has had its New York office shut down by United States banking regulators after nearly 40 years, for apparently repeatedly failing to heed concerns over possible terrorist financing and money laundering. New York banking officials said Pakistan’s...

Firms Warn Of “Catastrophic” Impact Of Government Brexit Proposals Amid Leaked Home Office Document

Businesses that rely on European Union workers have raised concerns of the impact new “UK workers first” proposals for Brexit could have. A Home Office document, leaked to The Guardian, said that firms would have to recruit locally or prove...

Aldi Apologises After Double-Charging Midlands Customers

The supermarket chain apologized after it emerged some customers were charged twice for purchases made during August. The company have claimed that a “processing error” led to a number of customers at “some” midlands stores being charged a second time...