Children should be given lessons in careers whilst at primary school as part of an attempt to promote “employability” in schools, says a report out today.
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Wednesday 05 May 2010
They misspelled Julia Louis-Dreyfus' name on her Hollywood Walk of Fame star, but the Emmy-winning star of "Seinfeld" and "The New Adventures of Old Christine" seemed tickled by the typo.
Thursday 08 April 2010
The Bank of England kept interest rates at their record low level today.
Tuesday 09 March 2010
UK exports took their biggest plunge in more than three years during January, official figures showed today.
Sunday 07 March 2010
British growth will stall in 2011 as the economy struggles to overcome a series of obstacles this year, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has warned in its latest forecast released today.
Wednesday 24 February 2010
India's tourism mecca Goa is fast becoming a centre for the sex trade and drugs, a leading business group has said.
Thursday 11 February 2010
Friday 22 January 2010
The part played by money in the democracy that is the United States threatened to expand dramatically yesterday, when the Supreme Court struck down 20-year-old campaign finance laws that greatly limited the volumes of cash corporate interests could throw at individual candidates.
Wednesday 20 January 2010
Tuesday 12 January 2010
Friday 01 January 2010
Wednesday 09 December 2009
The UK's goods trade gap rose to a nine-month high of £7.1 billion in October despite an export boost from car scrappage schemes, official figures showed today.
Wednesday 04 November 2009
Sunday 25 October 2009
Sir Max Brown: Civil servant who helped oversee the creation of the Department of Trade and Industry
Saturday 24 October 2009
Sir Max Brown was a much admired and respected Permanent Secretary in the Board of Trade and its successor, the Department of Trade and Industry.
Thursday 22 October 2009
Friction between the business community and the Obama administration was on display in the third quarter, as the US Chamber of Commerce spent a record $34.7m (£20.9m) lobbying against a raft of legislation that it said will be bad for business.
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