Hot Off The Wires - 8 January 2020
The global economy is heading towards a “liquidity trap” that would undermine central banks’ efforts to avoid a future recession, according to Mark Carney, governor of the Bank of England.
British savers piled into UK stock market funds at the fastest rate for more than four years following the Conservative Party’s overwhelming election victory.
Mothercare and Links of London will disappear from UK high streets this week as 94 stores close their doors for good, resulting in 3,150 job losses.
Paris and Washington have set a two-week deadline to resolve a dispute over taxing technology companies.
City firms generated a record £75.5bn of tax last year as they resisted an economic slowdown and political turmoil.
Which London Underground station has the longest escalator?