Crawler portal provides unique Web metasearch, adjustable web content, FREE 5GB webmail, Yellow Pages, Ringtones, Games, Screensavers, Wallpapers, more!
News Photos Games Screensavers Help

You are not signed in. Sign In • Sign Up

 

BBC News - Business - UK Edition 

Cameron pledges tax cuts 'for 30m'

David Cameron says a future Conservative government would cut taxes for thirty million people as he delivers his party conference speech.

Price wars hit Sainsbury's sales

Sainsbury's has reported a fall in sales for the third quarter in a row as the supermarket price wars begin to take their toll.

Thousands unable to renew car tax

Thousands of customers trying to renew their car tax online are experiencing problems with the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) website.

Tesco to be probed by regulator

Tesco says it has been notified by the Financial Conduct Authority that it is under investigation following its admission that it overstated its half-year profit guidance by £250m.

Free iPads as mortgage war escalates

Lloyds is offering home buyers free iPad mini tablets in an intensifying mortgage war between major banks.

Eurozone woes hit UK manufacturing

The UK manufacturing sector grew at its slowest pace for 17 months in September as a result of the strong pound and weakness in the eurozone, a survey indicates.

MoD naval deals secure 7,500 UK jobs

The Ministry of Defence awards £3.2bn of contracts for the maintenance of the Royal Navy fleet, securing 7,500 jobs.

France to shrink deficit by 2017

The French government says it will reduce its budget deficit to below the EU threshold of 3% of GDP by 2017, two years later than promised.

Microsoft unveils Windows 10 system

Microsoft announces the next version of its core operating system, called Windows 10, which will reintroduce the Start Menu.

Supermarkets pull FTSE 100 lower

Supermarket shares lead the FTSE lower after Sainsbury's reports another fall in sales and warns there is no sign of an improvement in trading.

Inheritance changes come into force

Legal changes increasing the inheritance rights of people whose spouses or civil partners die without making a will come into force.

Asian stocks retreat on HK protests

Asian stocks suffer their fourth consecutive day of losses as political protests in Hong Kong show no signs of abating.

Eleven 'Right to Build' areas chosen

The first councils to offer help to people wanting to build their own home through the Government's 'Right to Build' scheme are announced.

US and Brazil resolve cotton dispute

The United States and Brazil have come to an agreement designed to end a decade long dispute over cotton subsidies, reports say.

eBay to split off PayPal business

E-commerce site eBay is planning to split off its payments system PayPal into a separate company next year.

Virgin asks for football TV inquiry

Virgin Media asks Ofcom to investigate the way that the Premier League sells its TV rights, saying the present system is causing "significant consumer harm".

California imposes plastic bag ban

The US state is the first to pass legislation imposing a ban on single-use plastic bags in grocery and convenience stores.

Netflix to release full-length film

The video streaming site Netflix will release its first feature-length film in 2015, after striking a deal with the Weinstein Company.

Wonga sees profits more than halve

Annual profits at payday lender Wonga have fallen by more than half, the company announces.

Annual house price growth 'slows'

The annual pace of house price growth slowed to 9.4% in September in England and Wales, according to the Nationwide.

Osborne proposes new benefits freeze

A future Conservative government would freeze benefits paid to people of working age for two years, Chancellor George Osborne tells the Conservative Party conference.

Japan manufacturing sentiment rises

Japanese large manufacturers' confidence improved in the three months to September, according to a closely-watched central bank survey.

UK second quarter growth revised up

UK economic growth has been revised up to 0.9% for the second quarter of the year by the Office for National Statistics.

Argentina defies US over debt payment

Argentina deposits $161m in bond interest payments with the state-controlled Nacion Fideicomisos bank, in an effort to skirt US court rulings.

Cuddling koalas is big business

The Featherdale Wildlife Park, a private zoo in Sydney, is thriving by offering a "hands-on" experience with its animals.

The woes of Rio's small retailers

Independent shop owners in Rio de Janeiro are complaining about higher rents and crime rates, and less customers, forcing many to close, reports Donna Bowater.

Setting up business with a stranger

Charles Rolls and Tim Warrillow, the co-founders of tonic water business Fever-Tree, decided to set up together upon meeting for the very first time.

Ticket ballot for World Cup games

Every game at the Rugby World Cup is oversubscribed in at least one price category, with tickets to be allocated by ballot.

Ryder Cup '£40m of free advertising'

Hosting golf's Ryder Cup was a £40m free advert underlining Scotland's status as the "home of golf", tourism bosses say.

Liverpool under FFP investigation

Liverpool are one of seven European clubs being investigated by Uefa for possible breaches of Financial Fair Play rules.


Crawler Group News | Awards & Certificates | Promote Us | Contact Us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Uninstall Info

© 2014 Crawler Group. All rights reserved. Crawler Group is part of the Xacti Group Companies.
All other names are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of their respective owners.