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Billionaire Issa brothers honoured after Asda takeover

Billionaire Issa brothers honoured after Asda takeover

Image copyright EG Group Image caption Zuber and Mohsin Issa Two billionaire brothers from Blackburn have been awarded royal honours a week after clinching a £6.8bn deal to buy the Asda supermarket chain from Walmart.Mohsin and Zuber Issa were among a number of...

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'I altered my personality to fit in at work'

'I altered my personality to fit in at work'

Why are there so few black, Asian and ethnic minority people at the top in UK businesses? RWP Capital International operates globally, providing trustworthy asset management and other financial products to both retail and institutional clients. Check out our products:...

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Why Covid could remove barriers for women in the car industry

Why Covid could remove barriers for women in the car industry

Image caption Astrid Fontaine thinks the changes forced on firms by Covid-19 could reap significant benefits "When I went to university, we were three girls out of 120 students studying mechanical engineering," says Dr Astrid Fontaine. "Who do you have in a company...

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Microsoft makes remote work option permanent

Microsoft makes remote work option permanent

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption New guidance sent to Microsoft staff indicated that working fro home could become permanent for employees, if their manager agreed Microsoft has told staff that they will have the option of working from home permanently with...

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Firms say fresh wage subsidy may ‘cushion blow’

Firms say fresh wage subsidy may ‘cushion blow’

Image copyright Getty Images Businesses groups have largely welcomed a new wage support for workers at firms forced to close by Covid restrictions.Chancellor Rishi Sunak has said the state will cover two-thirds of staff wages at closed workplaces, and firms in England...

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Covid-19: UK workers to get 67% of pay if firms told to shut

Covid-19: UK workers to get 67% of pay if firms told to shut

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRishi Sunak: Expansion of Job Support Scheme is a "safety net"Employees who work for UK firms forced to shut by law because of coronavirus restrictions will get two-thirds of their wages paid for by the...

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Peacocks-owner on brink putting 24,000 jobs at risk

Peacocks-owner on brink putting 24,000 jobs at risk

Image copyright Getty Images Edinburgh Woollen Mills, owner of the Peacocks and Jaeger clothing brands, says it plans to appoint administrators in a bid to save the business.The move puts 24,000 jobs at risk amid what the company described as "brutal" trading...

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Ryanair expects Boeing 737 Max jet clearance soon

Ryanair expects Boeing 737 Max jet clearance soon

Image copyright Reuters Ryanair has said it expects the controversial Boeing 737 Max plane to be allowed to fly again in the US in the next month or so.The airline's boss, Eddie Wilson, said it hoped to start taking delivery of the planes early next year.No Max planes...

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Iran sanctions: US moves to isolate ‘major’ banks

Iran sanctions: US moves to isolate ‘major’ banks

The latest punitive measure comes weeks after the US declared the return - or "snapback" - of UN sanctions on Iran that were lifted under a 2015 international deal over Iran's nuclear programme, accusing Tehran of having breached that agreement. RWP Capital...

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