LATEST BUSINESS NEWS

Houses under construction

Housebuilding makes ‘solid return’ to pre-pandemic levels – industry body

IWG said the hybrid working trend pushed up its revenues

Hybrid working trend drives up IWG’s revenue but shares tumble

A Bellway sign

Bellway delivers record housing revenues but cuts selling price outlook

City stock

Holiday Inn owner IHG sees profits surge on travel bounceback

The Royal College of Nursing will ballot its members over strike action (Peter Byrne/PA)

Nurses to start voting next month on whether to strike over pay

Shoppers in a high street

Hot summer weather buoys retail sales as inflation pressure continues

London Stock Exchange

FTSE 100 reaches two-month high as US job confidence trumps UK recession fears

House of Zana faces legal action from Zara

Small fashion firm wins tribunal against Zara over ‘identical brand’ claims

Recycling stock

Veolia to sell Suez UK waste business for £2bn after watchdog concerns

Our Planet Global Premiere – London

Chairman ousted from investment fund linked to Brooklyn Beckham’s father-in-law

An Avanti West Coast train

Avanti West Coast slashes timetable due to ‘unofficial strike’

City of London workers enjoyed the highest wage growth, the CEBR said

Report finds finance workers win 20% pay hike as lowest-paid see wages flatline

Ryanair

Hungary fines Ryanair for raising ticket prices to cope with Covid recovery tax

Models of houses on coins

Average mortgage available for just 17 days before being withdrawn from market

Japan Earns SoftBank

Japan tech giant SoftBank posts 23 billion dollar quarterly loss

PwC's headquarters in London

PwC fined nearly £1.8m over BT audit work