2nd August 2019

Weak pound boosting UK tourism industry

Image copyright Getty Images The number of tourists visiting the UK from China has risen by almost a fifth this summer, the latest figures show. Travel data firm ForwardKeys said that summer flight bookings from…







Stock markets drop on new Trump China tariffs

Image copyright AFP European stock markets have fallen after the surprise decision by Donald Trump to impose new tariffs on a further $300bn of Chinese imports. The FTSE 100 and the leading indexes in France…


Carers bullied by government, MPs say

Image copyright Getty Images Carers are being bullied by the government, a committee of MPs says. The Work and Pensions Select Committee says ministers are harassing people who have made honest mistakes when receiving carer’s…