January’s inflation rate matches December’s to remain close to a six-year high.
The UK’s energy regulator is to look into whether Ovo Energy has given inaccurate information to its customers over how much energy they have used. Ofgem said it would study the estimates Ovo gave to its customers over energy use during the winter of 2016-17. The regulator said incorrect consumption figures could lead to customers […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Carillion worked on the Battersea Power Station revamp Talks are continuing to try to save the troubled construction firm Carillion amid reports it could collapse by Monday. The future of the firm is being discussed at high-level government meetings, the BBC understands. New Tory party chairman Brandon Lewis told […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley says the company owes his brother £11m Sports Direct shareholders have criticised the retailer’s decision to ask investors to approve an £11m payment to the brother of founder Mike Ashley. Royal London Asset Management said the retailer had given “no evidence or detail explaining […]