Love Island stylist curates second-hand wardrobe for show
05 Jun 2022 3:06:36
For the first time, ITV's Love Island contestants will be dressed in pre-owned clothes.
The people making money from just surfing the internet
05 Jun 2022 3:04:21
A Canadian tech firm is allowing people to take a cut of online advertising revenue.
Shortage of homes to rent leads to tenant bidding wars
05 Jun 2022 3:04:18
Tenants are going to great lengths to secure a home from offering big deposits to sharing photos of their dogs.
Why the Central African Republic adopted Bitcoin
05 Jun 2022 3:03:49
Some 90% of people in the Central African Republic lack access to the internet, needed to use Bitcoin.
Wheat: Why India's export ban matters to the world
05 Jun 2022 3:02:51
India's move to ban exports rattled global markets, but the government says it won't have much impact.
The workers getting 100% pay for 80% of the hours
05 Jun 2022 3:02:10
The biggest ever trial of a four-day week gets under way with up to 70 firms taking part.
China's plans to go to the Moon, Mars and beyond
05 Jun 2022 3:01:47
China plans to put astronauts on the Moon and send probes to Mars and Jupiter. Why the grand plans?
Easyjet cancels 80 flights as travel disruption continues
05 Jun 2022 2:44:29
Airlines continue to cancel flights as travel secretary says industry must solve labour shortages.
Ukraine war: Marriott hotel chain to leave Russia after 25 years
03 Jun 2022 7:47:38
Marriott says Western sanctions have made it "impossible" to continue to remain in Russia.
London's iconic Camden Market put up for sale
03 Jun 2022 7:08:45
The market's billionaire owner is reportedly hoping a deal will net him as much as £1.5bn.
Build your own metaverse -- and share it! | Agnes Larsson
03 Jun 2022 4:44:55
In the multitude of metaverses that exist there are infinite possibilities for inclusivity and creativity. Inviting us to craft our own digital universes, Minecraft's game director Agnes Larsson shares how the experience of building and sharing metaverses can foster dialogue, friendship and trust -- pointing to the meaningful impact virtual worlds can have on the real world.
US firms add more jobs than expected in May
03 Jun 2022 3:07:03
Key data shows that employers added 390,000 jobs while the jobless rate stayed at 3.6%.
Ukraine lifts interest rate to highest in Europe
03 Jun 2022 8:09:24
In a bid to fight off high inflation, the war-torn country's central bank has lifted borrowing costs.
Investors seek millions from Woodford fund collapse
02 Jun 2022 3:21:25
A claim representing 1,500 investors wants £18m from the 'referee' of Neil Woodford's fund.
Chicken rice: Why Singapore's much-loved dish is under threat
02 Jun 2022 3:09:07
The city state is feeling the impact of Malaysia's export curbs on chicken.
Shoppers not returning to Scotland's stores
02 Jun 2022 3:02:21
Scottish shopper footfall was 16.4% down on the same month in the year before the pandemic.
How to master a life transition | Bruce Feiler
02 Jun 2022 5:08:25
How do you navigate life's growing number of transitions with meaning, purpose and skill? Writer Bruce Feiler offers a powerful way to handle uncertain, painful and confusing times -- or "lifequakes", as he calls them. Learn how to equip yourself with the essential tools and mindset to ride out (and rewrite) the toughest chapters of your life story, and turn unease and upheaval into growth and renewal.
Travel industry plea for overseas workers rejected
02 Jun 2022 1:54:07
The government rejects firms' request for special visas to fill thousands of vacancies before summer.
Passengers advised to fly with just one bag
02 Jun 2022 9:25:22
Travellers should not check-in luggage to avoid delays at airports, say industry figures.
Service charge: The unsavoury row over ‘forced’ restaurant tips in India
01 Jun 2022 3:16:27
The government says the service charge is voluntary - but restaurants continue to add it to the bill.
Why the Ukraine war may power Asia's green energy shift
01 Jun 2022 3:02:38
A growing number of South Korean businesses are betting on hydrogen as they move to cleaner energy.
Shanghai lockdown: The punishing cost on small businesses
01 Jun 2022 3:01:54
Hairdresser Martin Li, who had to close his salon, was one of many business owners who suffered.
Missguided shoppers left chasing orders and refunds
01 Jun 2022 3:01:51
The fast fashion brand has found a buyer but shoppers say they are still waiting for deliveries and refunds.
Sheryl Sandberg to leave Facebook after 14 years
01 Jun 2022 0:01:27
Her departure comes as the social media company faces challenges, including a slowdown in sales.
Shell's Jackdaw gas field given go-ahead by regulators
01 Jun 2022 8:05:15
The UK government is seeking to boost domestic energy output following Russia's invasion of Ukraine.