Economy



Coronavirus: Demand from renters slumps amid lockdown

Image copyright Getty Images Tenants are staying put amid the coronavirus lockdown, but analysis suggests they will start moving again soon after restrictions are lifted. Renting from a private landlord gives some flexibility in normal…


UK employment rate at record high before lockdown

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Many people have started working from home because of the coronavirus outbreak UK employment was estimated at a record high in the three months to February, before the effects…





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…