2nd November 2018

Japan may loosen immigration rules for blue-collar workers

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Blue-collar workers could be offered visas to work in the farming sector Japan’s cabinet has approved draft legislation to loosen the country’s immigration rules. The relaxed laws would create…


New £50 note will feature a British scientist

Image copyright Bank of England The new £50 note will feature a prominent British scientist, the Bank of England has announced, with the public being asked for nominations. In addition to the Queen, the note…



North-South house price divide ‘to narrow’

Image copyright NASA The North-South divide in house prices will narrow in the next five years as property values in northern England rise by a fifth, a report suggests. Estate agent Savills has predicted that…