Hong Kong to cull hamsters and quarantine pet store visitors over Covid fears

More than 1,000 hamsters will be culled and about 150 pet store visitors are to be…

Oil prices hit highest level since 2014 over supply concerns

Oil prices hit a more than seven-year high on Tuesday, threatening to fuel a further rise…

Stakeholder capitalism is under attack from both the right and the left

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UK regulator fines Mastercard and four others over prepaid cards cartel

Mastercard and four other companies have been fined more than £33m for operating a cartel in…

Lloyd’s of London considers exit from landmark City building

Lloyd’s of London is exploring a move out of the landmark Richard Rogers-designed building that bears…

Boris Johnson under pressure after claim he lied to parliament over party

Boris Johnson is under mounting pressure after his former chief adviser, Dominic Cummings, alleged that the…

UK average earnings start to fall despite labour shortage

The UK’s labour shortage worsened at the end of 2021, with vacancies climbing to a record,…

US Treasuries sell off as traders look ahead to rate rises

European stocks and Wall Street equity futures fell on Tuesday, while Treasuries sold off, as US…

THG profit margins to miss forecasts

THG has said profit margins for 2021 will miss analysts’ forecasts but the UK ecommerce group…

Tonga volcano relief effort complicated by ‘Covid-free’ policy

Humanitarian efforts to assist Tonga after a volcanic eruption are being complicated by the South Pacific…