17th October 2018

Where are house prices rising the fastest?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Parts of Nottingham are popular among house-hunters House prices are rising the fastest in the East Midlands, increasing by 6.5% in the year to August, according to official statistics….

Cheaper food drives UK inflation lower in September

Image copyright Getty Images The UK inflation rate fell more than expected in September after hitting a six-month high in August. The Office for National Statistics said the fall to 2.4%, down from 2.7%, was…

Flybe shares sink on profit warning

Image copyright SOPA Images Flybe shares have fallen more than a third after issuing a profit warning, blaming poor demand, a weaker pound and higher fuel costs. The airline said in a trading update it…

Canada cashes in on legal cannabis

Canada has legalised the sale and use of cannabis, becoming only the second country after Uruguay to do so for recreational use. So it’s not surprising that pot has become a multi-billion dollar industry there….