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India’s love affair with classic British motorbikes

BSA, Norton and Royal Enfield are all owned by Indian firms who want to kickstart the brands.

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‘Worst year for High Street job losses in 25 years’

Nearly 180,000 retail jobs were lost last year, up by almost a quarter on the previous year, analysts say.

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Scotsman owner JPI Media sold to National World for £10.2m

National World, a media takeover vehicle led by industry veteran David Montgomery, buys JPI.

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Spent less, saved more: What we bought this year

Consumer spending fell 7.1%, says Barclaycard, which tracks half of all credit and debit card spending.

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FTSE 100 suffers worst year since financial crisis

Investors’ nest-eggs have been hit as the UK’s leading share index falls 14.3% in 2020.

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Brexit: Dover-Calais route ‘will work well on 1 January’

Channel Tunnel operator Getlink says there will not be congestion when new trading rules begin later.

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Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai ordered back to jail

The 73-year-old is the city’s highest profile person charged under a controversial security law.

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Why have global stock markets gone up this year?

Jobs around the world are being lost, but the global stock market is rising – what’s going on?

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Cognac targeted with tariffs in US-EU trade row

The US adds levies to French and German goods in a long battle over subsidies for Boeing and Airbus.

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Vaccine and water unseats Mukesh Ambani as Asia’s richest person

Nicknamed the lone wolf, China’s Zhong Shanshan has unseated India’s Mukesh Ambani.