14th May 2019

Virgin mobile outage hits customers across the UK

Image copyright Getty Images Virgin Mobile customers across the UK have been struggling to make calls, send text messages and use mobile data. Since this morning there have been complaints in London, the Midlands, the…




Markets calm amid hopes for US-China talks

Image copyright Getty Images Global stock markets have steadied amid hopes that the US and China will resume talks next month, following an escalation in their trade war. On Monday, China announced tit-for-tat tariffs on…



Female unemployment rate lowest since 1971

Image copyright Getty Images Britain’s female unemployment rate in the first three months of the year has fallen to 3.7%, the lowest since comparable records began in 1971. The Office for National Statistics included the…


Who loses out in the US-China trade war?

Image copyright EPA Image caption US President Donald Trump with China’s top trade official, Vice Premier Liu He The US-China trade war has escalated in recent days, with both countries announcing new tariffs on each…