Data from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) have shown a reduction in the percentage of businesses suffering a cyber breach or attack in the last year. The 2019 Cyber Security Breaches Survey shows that 32% of businesses identified a cyber security attack in the last 12 months – down from 43% the […]
Posted on 4th April 2019 in Cyber Security.
The risk of the UK falling out of the European Union without a deal has become “alarmingly high”, according to the governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney.
Posted on 4th April 2019 in General business.
A record 660,000 new businesses were created in 2018, showing that the UK’s start-up revolution is showing no signs of slowing down. But with so many new businesses launching every day, it really takes something special to stand out from the crowd. These are 20 of the most exciting entrepreneurs to watch this year, and […]
Posted on 3rd April 2019 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
The owner of Boots has warned it could close stores after what it described as the retailer’s “most difficult quarter” in its history.
Posted on 3rd April 2019 in General business.
Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union (EU) past the original deadline day of March 29th2019. The UK will continue to be an EU Member State during this time, and the EU’s laws will continue to apply to Britain. The duration of the extension period has not yet been decided, but updates will be given as […]
Posted on 3rd April 2019 in GDPR.
Specsavers founder, Dame Mary Perkins, has been announced as the latest entrepreneurial champion to join the judging panel for the 2019 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards.
Posted on 2nd April 2019 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
Boston Tea Party, the first coffee chain to ban single-use cups, has seen its sales drop 25% since implementing the measure.
Posted on 2nd April 2019 in General business.
Mark Zuckerberg has responded to privacy pressures by asking regulators and governments to do more to help control content that gets published online. Writing in the Washington Post, the Facebook boss acknowledged the “major” role that tech plays in our everyday lives, as well as the “immense responsibilities” that lie on the shoulders of companies […]
Posted on 2nd April 2019 in GDPR.