Yearly Archives: 2020

Optimism from the Bank of England’s chief economist

Posted on 1 July, 2020 by Editor in Chief under Economy

The UK can expect a faster and sooner rebound according to the Bank of England chief economist. According to Andy Haldane, the Bank of England chief economist the UK economy is heading for a "V-shaped" recovery after a faster-than-expected rebound from... Read More

The most expensive commercial properties.

Posted on 24 June, 2020 by Editor in Chief under Misc, Top Properties

The team at have been looking at some of our favourite landmarks in the UK and identified some of the most expensive commercial properties on the market that have a view of them.    Big Ben - Westminister, SW1. £55,000... Read More

Businesses operating from shared premises will miss out on grants

Posted on 19 May, 2020 by Editor in Chief under Business News, Economy

Local authorities fear that funding does not meet the needs of all workspace businesses that are eligible for government grants.    Business group leaders and local authorities fear that thousands of small companies will not be able to secure... Read More

BA cuts 12,000 jobs, unions hit back

Posted on 29 April, 2020 by Editor in Chief under Business News

The United Kingdom's second-largest airline, British Airways announced yesterday evening that it was set to cut 12,000 jobs due to the coronavirus pandemic.  As the travel and leisure market carries on being battered by the... Read More

Media Streaming Service See Record Subscriptions

Posted on 22 April, 2020 by Editor in Chief under Business News, Misc

Netflix, the media entertainment streaming service has seen a record increase in new subscriptions as the UK national lockdown and social distancing measures continue.    The streaming platform reported during the first quarter it added... Read More

Covid-19 Causes Millions To Claim UK Furlough Scheme

Posted on 20 April, 2020 by Editor in Chief under Business News, Economy

The UK furlough scheme which aims to keep employees on payroll through not working due to the Covid-19 crisis has gone live.    In an interview with the BBC’s Today programme, the boss at HMRC, Jim Harra, said that... Read More

America, Amazon Wants You!

Posted on 14 April, 2020 by Editor in Chief under Business News, Economy

The US coronavirus lockdown has meant millions of Americans have lost their jobs, with more than 16 million submitting unemployment claims.   Amazon, the online retailing giant has encouraged those who have become unemployed to take up their... Read More

UK Firms Battle To Survive

Posted on 1 April, 2020 by admin under Business News, Economy

The battle against COVID-19 is proving more difficult for small and medium-sized businesses in the UK, as it has been reported, per the BBC’s Economics Correspondent, that nearly a fifth are unlikely to get the capital they need to keep... Read More

COVID-19 Grounds EasyJet Fleet

Posted on 30 March, 2020 by admin under Business News, Misc

EasyJet this morning has taken extraordinary measures in order to safeguard the company's future by grounding all flights due to the coronavirus global health emergency.   This comes as... Read More

ECB Emergency Fight Back Aganist Covid-19

Posted on 19 March, 2020 by Editor in Chief under Business News, Economy

A €750 billion emergency package has been launched by The European Central Bank in order to help reduce the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The aim of the emergency package is to purchase company and government debt around the eurozone, including... Read More