Economy




Rise in teenage money mules prompts warnings

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Young people are at risk of being recruited as money mules Criminals are recruiting a rising number of teenagers to act as money mules to help them launder the…



Why thousands are flocking to corgi cafes

Corgi cafes are all the rage, so what’s behind the global phenomenon transforming the fortunes of this once overlooked dog breed? Corgi cafes are especially popular in Asia, with businesses thriving in Thailand, Japan and…


How bottled water became a million dollar idea.

People have drunk water for centuries and paid nothing for it. But modern businesses manage to rake in a hundred billion dollars a year from packaging it up and selling it to us. Aaron Heslehurst…




Eurozone gets fresh help to bolster flagging growth

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mario Draghi said the ECB had cut its forecasts for both inflation and economic growth The European Central Bank has unveiled fresh stimulus measures to bolster the eurozone, including…